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Teenage Boys by Bill Beausay
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Overall, Beausay's evangelical Christian perspective, while a turn-off for me in many ways, serves this book, which has some really fine tips and reminders about how not to butt heads with our beautiful sons, our beautiful emerging butterflies, when ...more
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When Women Were Birds by Terry Tempest Williams
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Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
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How to be both by Ali Smith
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The First Person and Other Stories by Ali Smith
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The Glob Who Girdled Granville and the Secret Lives of Actors by Peter Grandbois
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The Tiger's Wife by Téa Obreht
The Tiger's Wife
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Too Cool to Be Forgotten by Alex  Robinson
"You ever notice that 2 stars look really pitiful? According to Goodreads, 2 stars means "it was okay," and that's exactly how I feel about this book. I've never read any of the author's other works, but based on what everyone is saying, I should r..." Read more of this review »
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Avi Steinberg
“I don't need no Smith and Wesson, man, I got Merriam and Webster.”
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David Shields
“Anything processed by memory is fiction.”
David Shields

William Carlos Williams
“In summer, the song sings itself.”
William Carlos Williams

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“There are no means of safety against superior qualities of another person but to love him.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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