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Growing Up bin Laden by Jean Sasson
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Marian Hood rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Weekends at Bellevue by Julie Holland
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K2 by Ed Viesturs
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Interesting mix of history, analysis and opinion.
Marian Hood rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
Under the Tuscan Sun
by Frances Mayes (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2009
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I listened to the audio book while in Italy. We saw some of the places mentioned in the book.
Marian Hood rated a book 5 of 5 stars
What the Dog Saw and Other Adventures by Malcolm Gladwell
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I really like the way Gladwell takes something that looks quite ordinary and then peels away the layers. He makes me think in ways I have never thought before. Mind candy at its best!
Marian Hood rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The Help
by Kathryn Stockett (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2009
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Engaging characters.
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The Shack by Wm. Paul Young
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Massively overwritten. I was mentally editing almost every sentence. Gotta hand it to them though. They have what is essentially a self-publishing hit.
Marian Hood rated a book 3 of 5 stars
206 Bones by Kathy Reichs
206 Bones (Temperance Brennan Series, #12)
by Kathy Reichs (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2009
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Some hillarious one-liners but I thought Dr. Brennan was rather slow to catch the drift of what was going on. This book didn't seem to be as tight as some of her others, or maybe I'm just getting used to them. This one has a different structure. When...more
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Magnificent Desolation by Edwin E. Aldrin Jr.
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Interesting to see how his life went down the tubes after he returned from the moon and how he managed, eventually, to put it back together again. The book was overwritten in terms of style and could have used some pruning content-wise.
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