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Austenland by Shannon Hale
Austenland (Austenland, #1)
by Shannon Hale (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2011
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No Impact Man by Colin Beavan
No Impact Man
by Colin Beavan
read in June, 2010
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I often find that I'm most influenced by books I hated (that Positivity book is another one) or books where I find the research spotty but the idea strong. I think there are some really good things about this book: the author is an ecoschlub who is n ...more
Sapote3 is on page 199 of 288 of No Impact Man: Hah hah, he gives up on the bread-baking because it's exhausting and too hot out. If you have a bread machine you can set it on a broad windowsill or stoop. I WILL DEFEND THIS MACHINE TO MY GRAVE, is what I'm saying.
No Impact Man by Colin Beavan
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The Fifth Elephant by Terry Pratchett
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Did I finish this? Terry Pratchett books for me fall into the category of "loved dearly" or "can't remember a thing about". This seems to be the latter. I wish the cover was more evocative, then I'd remember.
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The West Indies by James Montgomery
The West Indies
by James Montgomery
read in June, 2010
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Okay, so this is an epic poem about the settlement of the West Indies and the abolition of the British slave trade. I read it because the small volume with marbled bindings etc. etc. I stumbled across was just so darling, if definitely dyed with Pari ...more
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The Graves Are Not Yet Full by Bill Berkeley
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The Borrowers by Mary Norton
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It's hard to read this as an adult because I can't get over how much The Borrowers (in which the plucky daughter isn't happy with the life downstairs, I mean under the floor, and wants to emigrate and become a self-made woman, but she's held back by ...more
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Strata by Terry Pratchett
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A novel about the possible origins of Discworld; dives into hard sci-fi quite a bit. Reminds me that I do not like hard sci-fi, but it was interesting.
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Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett
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