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Double Down by Mark Halperin
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Coming Apart by Charles Murray
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How Stella Got Her Groove Back by Terry McMillan
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Meals That Heal by Charissa Wigger
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Useless information. You don't need a book to tell you these things. Recipes and meal suggestions uninspiring and not helpful for rooting out food allergies or sensitivities. Zero stars would be more appropriate.
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Last Ape Standing by Chip Walter
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Really interesting and easy read. It's not my field, and it was written by someone not in the field; so I can't vouch for credibility, but decent footnotes make it easy to find original sources. I'm a firm believer in journalists and interested other ...more
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George Carlin
“Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.”
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“If you're looking for sympathy you'll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary.”
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Virginia Woolf
“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.”
Virginia Woolf

Maya Angelou
“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
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Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
Albert Einstein

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This Group explores scientific topics. We have an active monthly book club, as well as discussions on a variety of topics including Science in the New ...more
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To celebrate our love of reading books that people see fit to ban throughout the world. We abhor censorship and promote freedom of speech.
19860 Classics and the Western Canon — 1939 members — last activity 26 minutes ago
This is a group to read and discuss those books generally referred to as “the classics” or “the Western canon.” Books which have shaped Western though ...more
41817 Classics for Beginners — 3446 members — last activity Dec 18, 2014 08:13AM
People who are new to classic books can discuss which books to read and what they think of books they have already read. People who are experienced wi ...more
52739 The Aspiring Polymath's Society — 410 members — last activity Nov 20, 2014 07:01AM
For readers who love to learn for learning's sake, this group features regular group reads of nonfiction from a variety of fields, or fictional reads ...more
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