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Renee Yesso rated a book 4 of 5 stars
One Hundred Names by Cecelia Ahern
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The writing was not perfect, but the resolution of the story was uplifting and positive.
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The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own M... by Catherynne M. Valente
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Fun fairytale. Children's literature that could be a future classic.
Renee Yesso rated a book 4 of 5 stars
In One Person by John Irving
In One Person
by John Irving (Goodreads Author)
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I didn't enjoy this book as much as I have some of Irving's other novels, but it was still interesting. I found some of it to be unrealistic, like how do so many of the people he knows in his small town happen to be lgbt, especially transgender. And...more
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
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This book was cute. Somewhat predictable, but very enjoyable.
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Witness to Hope by George Weigel
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Interesting, but far too in depth for the average reader. It not only told us of JPII's life, but detailed accounts of the state of the Catholic Church in many parts of the world. It was valuable context, but very detailed.
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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak (Goodreads Author)
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Excellent imagery and story.
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A.A.  Milne
“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh?" he whispered.
"Yes, Piglet?"
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's hand. "I just wanted to be sure of you.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

Bernard M. Baruch
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.”
Bernard M. Baruch

If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how
“If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

John Lennon
“You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.”
John Lennon

Dr. Seuss
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
Nothing is going to get better. It's not.”
Dr. Seuss, The Lorax

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