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A Justice Primer by Douglas Wilson
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The Terrible Speed of Mercy by Jonathan Rogers
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A lot of fun to read. Jonathan Rogers makes you feel like you've visited Midgeville and does es a great job of showing how O'Connor perceived of God and of her faith and how it connected with her fiction. Also, the biography reveals O'Connor's sweet ...more
The Terrible Speed of Mercy by Jonathan Rogers
" A squalid, stunting review. "
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A Burnt-Out Case by Graham Greene
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My first exposure to Graham Green. I was intrigued because I had worked for a few months at a hospital in the Upper Congo (ROC) which cared for a number of lepers. This wasn't a gripping read and its themes were a little difficult to grasp beyond the ...more
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Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
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Steinbeck understands human nature and lets you explore this beautiful California place that is Cannery Row.
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A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
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Fun and beautifully written.
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Confessions of a Surgeon by Paul A. Ruggieri
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A few good insights here but overall the author was too focused on the glamour of the surgeon stigma.
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The Seven Laws of Teaching by John Milton Gregory
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Inspiring and encouraging for newbie teachers.
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Anatomy of an Illness by Norman Cousins
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A fair discussion of the human spirit's relationship to health.
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