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Ken rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Killing of Crazy Horse by Thomas Powers
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Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
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An inspiring biography that illustrates how much the human body and mind can take and actually survive.
Ken rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Deathworld 1 by Harry Harrison
Deathworld 1
by Harry Harrison
read in March, 2013
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Yup, just another indulgence on my part into unrealistic sci-fi fantasy. The author has very good use of language and great way of setting up the climax. But like most stories of this kind, the science is sketchy and the ending seems a bit rushed and ...more
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Crazy '08 by Cait Murphy
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Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
Warm Bodies (Warm Bodies, #1)
by Isaac Marion (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2013
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This is the cover of the library e-book I read on a Kindle app.

The writer, Isaac Marion, does well with language and turns of phrases and does a nice job building tension leading to the climax.

I am not going to add spoilers, but I struggled with some
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Lean for Dummies by Natalie J. Sayer
Lean for Dummies
by Natalie J. Sayer
read in February, 2013
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Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard
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If you read this book, you will like it, and probably learn something new.
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Tough Without a Gun by Stefan Kanfer
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This book clearly did not bother me as much as some of the other reviewers. Maybe I don't really expect a lot from celebrity biographies.

I usually approach them looking for basic biographical information and a general sense of the the subject's pers
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The Last Boy by Jane Leavy
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Like many previous reviewers, I found this book's organization a bit disjointed in time. The author attempted to start with a few key events in Mantle's life, build a theme around each, then bounce around the timeline of Mantle's life sticking with t ...more
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American Lion by Jon Meacham
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A period of history that was mostly glossed over in grade/high school. The author claims to rely on newly found letters and other documents that expose new research on President Jackson's administrations.

No offense to the the author's scholarship, b
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