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The Other by Thomas Tryon
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
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How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson
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Empire Falls by Richard Russo
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
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Perfection Salad by Laura Shapiro
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Kosher Chinese by Michael Levy
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Anecdotal account of a Peace Corps volunteer's two year teaching experience in rural China. Its preface, The People Who Are Special, Too, is particularly hilarious. Levy comes across as both a likable goofball and a caring teacher. We get more about ...more
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Perfection Salad by Laura Shapiro
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Graham Chapman
“You see, I don't belive that libraries should be drab places where people sit in silence, that has been the main reason for our policy of employing wild animals as librarians.”
Graham Chapman

Winston S. Churchill
“I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.”
Winston S. Churchill

Rumi
“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing
and rightdoing there is a field.
I'll meet you there.

When the soul lies down in that grass
the world is too full to talk about.”
Rumi

Louisa May Alcott
“She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.”
Louisa May Alcott, Work: A Story of Experience

Emily Dickinson
“Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all.”
Emily Dickinson

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Can't remember the title of a book you read a while back? Come search our archives and shelves, and if we haven't already solved for your book, post a ...more
12601 Volunteer State Book Award YA 2008-2009 — 25 members — last activity Feb 13, 2009 08:52AM
These are the titles nominated for Tennessee's Volunteer State Book Award (YA division) for 2008-2009.
15760 Knox - books discussed — 19 members — last activity Jun 29, 2009 04:52PM
Lists of the books we have discussed at the HS librarian dinners
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