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by Richard Dawkins (Goodreads Author)
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read in January, 2009
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Kris rated a book 3 of 5 stars
I Am America by Stephen Colbert
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In the style of Daily Show-esque books, it was instantly and consistently funny and though-provoking at the same time. However, unlike "America: The Book," this one started getting boring and even a little annoying toward the halfway point.

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America (The Book) by Jon Stewart
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Spook by Mary Roach
Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife
by Mary Roach (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2009
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Cute and somewhat educational, but nothing I didn't already know. Perhaps a good one for those who are just starting to question the paranormal--and often paranoid--stories of life after death.
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The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King
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Ghosts of Vesuvius by Charles R. Pellegrino
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As a fan of volcanoes in general, and Vesuvius specifically, I LOVED this book! Comprehensive study and story of the lives that forensic archaeology has uncovered and very interesting history of Roman culture intertwined throughout.

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The Haunted House by Walt Disney Company
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My grandmother read this book to me so many times that the pages fell from the binding and I memorized the entire story. I believe this book is the reason I learned to read! Fun story, and even a little spooky.

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
"While the book as a whole may be one of the better books in the series, the epilogue is the sort of nonsense you would expect from an author who has become overly concerned with catering to her fans in order to ensure future book sales.

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