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Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
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Scott and 6 other people liked Sammy's review of A Thousand Splendid Suns:
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
"How to describe Hosseini's second novel... great, fantastic, amazing, wonderful, any other word of praise will suffice. It was one of those bittersweet novels that leave you feeling uniquely satisfied while also feeling incomplete. Hard to describ..." Read more of this review »
The Other Side of Sadness by George A. Bonanno
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The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer
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This is a very brief book and I felt I related more to his life of world travel and living in Japan, than the actual 'Art of Stillness'. The audiobook is read by the author and his soothing voice is highly recommended to calm you down and slow you do ...more
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Missing You by Harlan Coben
Missing You
by Harlan Coben
read in February, 2015
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Dramatized dangers of online dating - but more like the story of a young female cop haunted by the loss of her policeman father with a deep, dark secret. Entertaining but predictable gumshoe fare.
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Lucky by Alice Sebold
Lucky
by Alice Sebold
read in January, 2015
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I listened to this audiobook because it was a memoir by Alice Sebold who wrote The Lovely Bones.
Lovely Bones hit home with me because of the topic of the loss of a child and it's impact on a family - among other things. (spoilers) Lucky is a true sto
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The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob
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The Children Act by Ian McEwan
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The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman
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Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
Freedom
by Jonathan Franzen
read in December, 2014
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Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

Garrison Keillor
“Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car.”
Garrison Keillor

Steve Martin
“A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.”
Steve Martin

Douglas Adams
“Let's think the unthinkable, let's do the undoable. Let us prepare to grapple with the ineffable itself, and see if we may not eff it after all.”
Douglas Adams, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

Sylvia Plath
“There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them.”
Sylvia Plath

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