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The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
The Age of Innocence
by Edith Wharton
read in January, 2016
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I loved the language of the author and the imaginary of the that she paints across the pages of world and the bias and prejudices of culture long gone or is it? As I read the story, I felt that though this world and cult
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Forever Odd by Dean Koontz
Forever Odd (Odd Thomas, #2)
by Dean Koontz (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2016
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I liked this book more than the first Odd Thomas book. It was a page for sure!

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"The joys of life can be found anywhere."

"Occasionally, a poltergeist-which is a ghost who can energize his anger-is able to do damage,
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Murdering McKinley by Eric Rauchway
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"How an assassin, a dead President, and Theodore Roosevelt defined the Progressive Era. When President McKinley was murdered at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York on September 6, 1901, Americans were b
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Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz
Odd Thomas (Odd Thomas, #1)
by Dean Koontz (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2015
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This is a supernatural mystery with love running in the background. See summary below:

"The dead don't talk. I don't know why." But they do try to communicate, with a short-order cook in a small desert town serving as their reluctant confidant. Odd Th
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Find the Good by Heather Lende
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“A gem of a book. It’s honest and funny, reminding us to live in the moment and to pay attention to those around us. A joy to read.” —Sharon Salzberg, New York Times bestselling author of Real Happiness

This is a small book but it packs a lot about li
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The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating by Elisabeth Tova Bailey
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What a fascinating look at snails! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gf2su...

The author, Elisabeth Tova Bailey, uses a trial in her life to open a new door and adventure to help her through her trial. Who knew that a little overlooked creature can be s
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The Rocking Horse by Karrie Loomis
The Rocking Horse
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Last Call by Daniel Okrent
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“To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.”
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