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"Just started, but I am loving the origins. Currently look at the Greek wars and the argument of brawn over brains. Can only do it small chapter readings, but I am hooked for the long haul so far." Jul 26, 2014 11:17AM

 

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The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin
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Arcadia by Lauren Groff
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The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
The Golem and the Jinni
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A book filled with wonderful color, atmosphere and characters. I was hooked by the very human, non-human Golem. That character as a lens to desires emotions of other was a wonderful perspective. I rooted for them both. The idea if evil and greed and ...more
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Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
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The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
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There is an honesty that I seldom see in the depiction of family and love. Sometimes choices are made and the circumstances are unresolved. The characters in this lovely, sad book are so relatable, no matter that they be from another country, the des ...more
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
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I like the concept and the pictures. I enjoyed the evolution of Jack and some of the lines are wonderful. I am not for sure of everything is fully explained, but it does not always have to be. I wanted to know the whole story and on some level we do, ...more
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The Art of War by Sun Tzu
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I read this on a day when I was caught between two directors in a power struggle. It was at the 5 buck table, and I figured it was a sign. I read it in one sitting and found so many ideas on navigating war. In my case, an internal struggle for power ...more
Robert is on page 98 of 751 of Strategy: Just started, but I am loving the origins. Currently look at the Greek wars and the argument of brawn over brains. Can only do it small chapter readings, but I am hooked for the long haul so far.
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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
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I truly enjoyed this book. The character is so fully drawn threw his words and phrasing...I felt him real. I wanted to know if he survived. Better still, I wanted to know how he did it. The pace is quick for having several chapters dealing with scien ...more
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