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Oryx and Crake
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by Margaret Atwood (Goodreads Author)
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by Jim Butcher (Goodreads Author)
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Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
by Rebecca Skloot (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
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3.5 stars. I liked a lot of this book, but often items I felt like this book was more about Rebecca Sloot than it was about Henrietta Lacks. It felt a little too white woman trying to save the black people for my taste. I also found myself wanting to...more
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The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
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The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
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The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
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Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
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Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence
Lady Chatterley's Lover
by D.H. Lawrence
read in June, 2014
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I finally finished this! And I didn't really like it. Some parts were ok, I suppose, but most of it just was just endless droning. I HATED the husband and the town and the descriptions of the townsfolk, I skimmed through most of those sections. If th...more
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Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
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“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
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Frank Zappa
“So many books, so little time.”
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Dr. Seuss
“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.”
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“Who wills, Can.
Who tries, Does.
Who loves, Lives.”
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Mark Twain
“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
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