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The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss
"[A note: Please keep in mind that I write on Goodreads primarily to process a book for myself rather than to actually review the book for anyone else. You are welcome to read my ramblings, but there are plenty of good book reviewers on the site th..." Read more of this review »
Seeking Persephone by Sarah M. Eden
"I knew right off that this book was another take on Beauty and the Beast, but what I have never given much thought to before is how the fairy tale itself is really a re-telling of the Hades/Persephone Greek myth. Which has me thinking:
1) Why do Be..." Read more of this review »
Modern Family by Writers of Modern Family
"This was a terrific gift from my daughter, Jenna. There is some original writing--written from the various characters' points of views.... or is it point of views? The rest of the books consists of great quotes from the show.

I love finding humor..." Read more of this review »
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Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
" I've always wanted to read The Picture of Dorian Gray since my son Daniel read the children's version when he was young and loved it. Recently my daughter read the original version and loved it, so I decided it was time. And hooray, I love it too..." Read more of this review »
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Midnight in Austenland by Shannon Hale
Midnight in Austenland (Austenland, #2)
by Shannon Hale (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2012
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I always love anything by Hale, though I think her juvenile literature shines against its competitors more than her adult literature. Still, I enjoyed this gothic romance very much. I laughed out loud several times, and the main character developed m ...more
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Kiss Your Dentist Goodbye by Ellie  Phillips
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I am quitting giving star ratings, I think. This book is as dry as you would expect a book about dentistry to be. However, she makes a good point about the acidity pH levels of your mouth and its relation to tooth decay. I would recommend it to anyon ...more
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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
One Hundred Years of Solitude
by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
recommended for: people interested in hispanic culture, literature, time, or magical realism
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The Birth Book by William Sears
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“But the effect of her being on those around her was incalculably diffusive: for the growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch

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