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A Mathematician's Lament by Paul  Lockhart
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Eye to Eye by Steve Jenkins
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Joseph Smith by Richard L. Bushman
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Richard Bushman's biography of Joseph Smith is a very long book for a casual (and slow) reader like me. It took me nearly a year to get through, but it was a journey worth pursuing.

Bushman is a faithful, believing Mormon, but he is also a historian c...more
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Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great by Bob Shea
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Black Mormon by Russell Stevenson
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The Forest Unseen by David George Haskell
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Maybe I'm the only one that feared that great nature writing was a thing of the past. Haskell proves that fear unfounded. The premise of The Forest Unseen is that Haskell watches a tiny patch of old-growth forest over the course of a year and writes...more
The Forest Unseen by David George Haskell
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Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night (Booklist Editor's ... by Joyce Sidman
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
“The good news is that the moment you decide that what you know is more important than what you have been taught to believe, you will have shifted gears in your quest for abundance. Success comes from within, not from without.”
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2011 Reading Challenge
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