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Grasshopper Jungle
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Whining by Audrey Ricker
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Three steps: demonstrate consequences, communicate effectively with assertiveness and teach empathy through contributions. All common sense ideas but the examples provide teachable moments. Quick easy and useful read.
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Vanishing Girls by Lauren Oliver
Vanishing Girls
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Revival by Stephen King
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Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew  Smith
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
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The seemingly effortless description and jarring suspense made this a page-turner that I enjoyed immensely. Look forward to more from Hawkins.
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Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
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Dead Wake by Erik Larson
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Still Alice
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The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor
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Archor’s TED talk has been cited by many for the simple principles it advocates. His sister falling off the bed and his quick reaction to frame the situation was natural storytelling with dramatic results. If we embrace the idea that we can be happy ...more
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Charles Dickens
“Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.”
Charles Dickens

Do one thing every day that scares you.
“Do one thing every day that scares you.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

Leonardo da Vinci
“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.”
Leonardo da Vinci

Dr. Seuss
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...”
Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!

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“No two people ever read the same book.”
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Ever wonder what people who work at a library read? Now you can find out what the staff of the San Antonio Public Library system likes to read plus ch ...more
110996 Bexar BiblioTech eBook Club — 45 members — last activity Apr 22, 2014 11:23AM
This is the online eBook club for Bexar County's BiblioTech, the all-digital public library located in San Antonio, Tx.
31802 20-somethings — 65 members — last activity Sep 03, 2013 09:01AM
Welcome to 20-somethings! I started this group specifically for women in their early to late twenties to talk about everything from books and wine to ...more
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A group to discuss books and topics mentioned on Books on the Nightstand, a blog and podcast about books and reading.
53856 Guerra Thursday Evening Book Club — 4 members — last activity Jul 31, 2013 12:21PM
This group is sponsored by the Guerra branch of the San Antonio Public Library. It meets at the branch on the 2nd thursday of every month at 6:00 pm. ...more
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2012 Reading Challenge
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Monica has completed her goal of reading 90 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Monica has completed her goal of reading 95 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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