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Dorothy Parker by Marion Meade
Dorothy Parker: What Fresh Hell Is This?
by Marion Meade (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2007
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I dived into this book, but lingered for a bit towards the end. By use of the word "lingering", I am confessing that I found myself more inclined to set it aside for a quick foray into the new arrival at the local grocery store of month old OK magazi...more
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Conspiracy in the Streets by Jon Wiener
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Oh, did I love this book!

I have much more to say about it, but am rushing (read: rushing!) to meet my college roommate who thinks she is going to persuade me to go into a boutique to try on wedding dresses. I have only a few minutes left to pack up...more
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Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott
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I bought this book the day before I had a late-night conversation with life-time friends about religion, and heritage, rational thought vs "faith," and personal responsibility. I learned a lot from that conversation. Indeed, I think I keep learning f...more
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Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt
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I am indebted to airport bookstores. And I am thus indebted to such an extent, that I can confess to arriving early for any flight departing from an airport with a bookstore for the sole purpose of securing a few additional minutes to browse books. I...more
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Attorney for the Damned by Clarence Darrow
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Identity and Violence by Amartya Sen
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Fables and Distances by John Meade Haines
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I discovered John Haines, via Google. Before I moved to Alaska. Indeed, before I had any idea of what it would mean to live in Alaska. The effect of this timing, I might venture, is that my perspective on living here has been influenced and heightene...more
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