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Abbot's Ghost by Louisa May Alcott
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The Mysterious Key and What It Opened by Louisa May Alcott
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Interesting to see how this author portrays human character and emotions – somewhat heavy handed, but for the time, characters are not one-sided. A mystery is solved by the end but not a murder mystery.
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Pauline's Passion and Punishment by Louisa May Alcott
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Without Buddha I Could not be a Christian by Paul F. Knitter
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Behind a Mask, Or, a Woman's Power by Louisa May Alcott
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Another lost book of Alcott. Tells how a conniving young governess manipulates her “betters” to get what she wants.
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The Magic Garden by Gene Stratton-Porter
The Magic Garden
by Gene Stratton-Porter
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I love this author but this is not her best book. Usually I like her books because they give a hopeful image of the great possibilities in life. This was such an extremely idealistic picture of love it was impossibile to believe, and therefore did no...more
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A Long Fatal Love Chase by Louisa May Alcott
A Long Fatal Love Chase
by Louisa May Alcott
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A Long Fatal Love Chase by Louisa May Alcott 9-8-14 **** Compelling reading. A young girl living on an isolated island sails away with a handsome stranger who turns out to be more immoral and malevolent than she could have known. This is one of sever...more
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Gift of Spiritual Intimacy by Monty Williams
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Looking into the Well by Maureen Conroy
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George MacDonald
“I repent me of the ignorance wherein I ever said that God made man out of nothing: there is no nothing out of which to make anything; God is all in all, and he made us out of himself. ”
George MacDonald, Wind from the Stars

William Wordsworth
“With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.”
William Wordsworth

Mary Oliver
“Instructions for living a life.
Pay attention.
Be astonished.
Tell about it.”
Mary Oliver

Frances Hodgson Burnett
“Two things cannot be in one place. Where you tend a rose, my lad, a thistle cannot grow.”
Frances Hodgson Burnett

Roberto Calasso
“Whatever else it might be, the divine is certainly the thing that imposes with maximum intensity the sensation of being alive.”
Roberto Calasso, Literature and the Gods

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