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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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