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Dreaming of the Bones by Deborah Crombie
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date: September 08, 2014 04:17PM
location: THE HISTORY BOOK CLUB, US, The United States
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Ann made a comment in the group The History Book ClubDONNA R'S 50 BOOKS READ IN 2014 topic
"I also enjoyed THE SECRET SCRIPTURE, Donna,

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"Good point about the Spanish finding many allies among the people conquered by the Inca. "
"Thanks, Jim. It looks beautiful. We can only imagine the gold plated walls, since the precious metals were melted down.

"Only" 11,200 feet high. I thin...more
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"This is one of the best books of narrative history that I have read. It was so engaging that I almost felt that I was there, witnessing the daring mil...more "
Ann rated a book 5 of 5 stars
One More Thing by B.J. Novak
One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories
by B.J. Novak (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2014
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I really enjoyed B.J. Novak's witty book called One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories. Novak was a writer and actor for the TV show THE OFFICE - a show I really liked until it outstayed its natural life.

Novak's sense of humor - very dry and quirk...more
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The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout
The Burgess Boys
by Elizabeth Strout
read in June, 2014
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The novel focuses on the relationship between two brothers (and also a sister), whose personalities were deeply affected by the accidental death of their father when they were young children.

The family experiences a crisis when the sister's son becom...more
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“It strikes me that this may be one of the differences between youth and age: when we are young, we invent different futures for ourselves; when we are old, we invent different pasts for others.”
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THE HISTORY BOOK CLUB - LANDSLIDE: LYNDON JOHNSON, RONALD REAGAN, AND THE DISMANTLING OF MODERN A...
THE HISTORY BOOK CLUB - LANDSLIDE: LYNDON JOHNSON, RONALD REAGAN, AND THE DISMANTLING OF MODERN AMERICAN POLITICS
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