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The Way We Live Now
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1000 Events That Shaped the World by National Geographic Society
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope
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Dewey by Vicki Myron
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A charming book for when you want a bit of an uplift without expending too many brain cells. Overall I enjoyed and appreciated Dewey's story though the writing was a bit too sentimental for my tastes. I think I'll leave my review at that.
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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
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recommended to Marianne by: My son-in-law
recommended for: geeks, nerds, sci-fi junkies
read in June, 2016
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The Martian is what I'd call a "Geek's Delight". All the main characters are geeks -- super-smart and tops in their various fields of expertise. But these geeks aren't ordinary geeks. They're also well-rounded, witty, social, and pretty happy with ju ...more
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The Flipside of Feminism by Suzanne Venker
"This is a disheartening book on many levels. It shows the inroad radical feminism has made on our culture without our even being aware of it. When I voiced some of these concerns to one of my adult sons, he looked at me aghast and sputtered that n..." Read more of this review »
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Jack the Ripper by Paul Begg
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