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“To be nobody but
yourself in a world
which is doing its best day and night to make you like
everybody else means to fight the hardest battle
which any human being can fight and never stop fighting”
E.E. Cummings
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“Your head is a living forest full of songbirds.”
E.E. Cummings
Mary Wu rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Being Henry David by Cal Armistead
Being Henry David
by Cal Armistead (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: Middle School through adult
read in March, 2013
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I enjoyed this book, and read it rather quickly to find out who Henry David was (it really was a page turner).

I don't want to give my review though, I want to give the review for my 11 year old daughter. This is a middle school/young adult book, so
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Being Henry David by Cal Armistead
Being Henry David
by Cal Armistead (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: Middle School through adult
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Meditations to Change Your Brain by Rick Hanson
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A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
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Think by Lisa Bloom
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Mary Wu rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
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At times I found myself skimming over some of the descriptions of the under water world - but I did find myself wondering what would happen. And then, tired, I sink under my covers just like the Nautilis going under the water.
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This Time I Dance! by Tama J. Kieves
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Yay you. You changed your job and followed your dream and sold a book and all that. And while you tried to do a job of convincing people that they could also do the same, you didn't really give any concrete ideas.

But good job selling a book patting
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The Secret Message of Jesus by Brian D. McLaren
" It was okay but I kept feeling like "something" was missing (though I never knew what the "something" was - maybe that's because it was missing. "
More of Mary's books…
Dr. Seuss
“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, It's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, And that enables you to laugh at life's realities.”
Dr. Seuss

“You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.”
Anita Merina

Dr. Seuss
“You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”
Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!

A.A. Milne
“Now then, Pooh," said Christopher Robin, "where's your boat?"
"I ought to say," explained Pooh as they walked down to the shore of the island, "that it isn't just an ordinary sort of boat. Sometimes it's a Boat, and sometimes it's more of an Accident. It all depends."
"Depends on what?"
"On whether I'm on the top of it or underneath it.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
tags: boats

Dr. Seuss
“Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.”
Dr. Seuss

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