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Theodore Boone by John Grisham
Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer (Theodore Boone, #1)
by John Grisham (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2010
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Theodore Boone is thirteen years old. Both of his parents practice law, and he has learned some basics just by watching them. When students in his middle school have a legal problem (or they know that they're parents are having legal problems) they c ...more
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A Life's Work by Ben Bradlee
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Ben Bradlee, editor of the Washington Post during Watergate, has always struck me as a tough guy. Reading this book about his relationship with his son Quinn has dispelled that myth. Quinn has VCFS, a genetic syndrone which impairs mental and physica ...more
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A Sweetness to the Soul by Jane Kirkpatrick
A Sweetness to the Soul (Dreamcatcher)
by Jane Kirkpatrick (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2010
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I listened to this book and really enjoyed it. The story is based on real people and events in the settlement of Oregon. I like the fact that author Jane Kirpatrick does indepth research for each of her historical novels. This one is exceptional.
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The Power of Small by Linda Kaplan Thaler
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This little book by Thaler and Koval is full of stories of people who made little changes in their thinking, actions or contributions in life. Some of these change led to big financial success in business. I really enjoyed listening to this.
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Funny Letters from Famous People by Charles Osgood
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Parts of this book are laugh-out-loud funny. Charles Osgood looked at compilations of letters by famous people and chose the best ones. I really enjoyed this book.
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Limitations by Scott Turow
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Eventide by Kent Haruf
Eventide (Plainsong, #2)
by Kent Haruf
read in January, 2006
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Plainsong by Kent Haruf
Plainsong (Plainsong, #1)
by Kent Haruf
read in January, 2006
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If You Knew Suzy by Katherine Rosman
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Katherine Rosman, a staff reporter for the Wall Street, wrote a touching but not smarmy bio of her mom Suzy Rosman. Suzy was athletic, thin, beautiful, smart, rich, had friends everywhere, but could still be lonely and very private. After her mother ...more
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Get Me Out by Randi Hutter Epstein
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Dr. Epstein, an obstetrician/gynecologist, has written a well-researched book on the history of childbirth in America. She documents many milestones in OB/GYN across at least three centuries. A few parts of this book were extremely difficult to read ...more
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