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My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
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An Everlasting Meal by Tamar Adler
"Adler's chapter titles (which are lovely) acknowledge her debt to MFK Fisher, and Fisher's style is clearly what Adler is shooting for. Unfortunately, she lacks Fisher's genius of finding the unexpectedly perfect word, and too often she misses and..." Read more of this review »
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A History of God by Karen Armstrong
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Fascinating and written in a very engaging style.
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
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Loud Hands by Julia Bascom
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Wonderful. Each story is a gem. I am so pleased to be able to read so many powerful autistic voices in one volume.
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The Histories by Herodotus
The Histories
by Herodotus
read in August, 2014
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I found the Histories a bit tedious for reading all the way through, but it's so full of fascinating stories, observations, and rumors, it's fun to pick up for a few pages of reading during odd bits of down time.
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Boundaries of the Soul by June K. Singer
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A clear explanation of the practice of Jungian psychology, and a pleasure to read. Singer's writing is witty and opinionated, and filled with captivating details drawn from her many years of experience as a psychotherapist.
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Intelligence Reframed by Howard Gardner
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Istanbul by Barrie Kerper
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Pema Chödrön
“To be fully alive, fully human, and completely awake is to be continually thrown out of the nest. To live fully is to be always in no-man's-land, to experience each moment as completely new and fresh. To live is to be willing to die over and over again. ”
Pema Chödrön, When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times

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