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The Kundalini Yog...
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recommended to Veronika by: Cynthia
read in January, 2008
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Veronika Veronika said: " not all vegan, but definitely vegetarian. food that makes your whole body say 'aum.' :) seriously, everything that I have made thus far is not only fabulously delicious, but gives the body a calm, loving energy throughout. also encourages using hands ...more"

 
Veganomicon: The ...
Veronika rated a book 5 of 5 stars
by Isa Chandra Moskowitz (Goodreads Author)
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read in January, 2008
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Veronika Veronika said: " awesome cookbook -- haven't used much, but borrowed parts of a choco-chip cookie recipe to make my own vegan and sweet Sally, were they TASTY! "

 
The Pursuit of Lo...
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Veronika Veronika said: " I am not a romance novel fan at all . . . but there is just something about these two novels that completely engages me . . . it may be the fact that love is shown as imperfect and at times absurd. Which it is, while still being delightful! Mitford h ...more"

 

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Veronika rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The McDonaldization of Society by George Ritzer
The McDonaldization of Society
by George Ritzer
recommended for: EVERYONE
read in June, 2008
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Please embrace individualism and individually-owned businesses!!

"Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual -- you have an obligation to be one. You cannot make any useful contribution in life unless you do." Eleanor Roosev
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Flu by Gina Kolata
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great read for anyone -- not just the virus-obsessed. reads like fiction . . . couldn't put it down.
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The Hot Zone by Richard   Preston
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yes, I know that Preston exaggerated the symptomology a bit, but how can I not love this book when I have a Ebola-hunter alter-ego?! have read it at least five times and will devour it again, I'm sure.
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Virus Hunter by C.J. Peters
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Why have I had a thirteen-year long obsession with the Ebola virus? I do not know -- there are many mysteries to life. But my alter-ego is a virus hunter, and this would be my memoir. Fighting crime and viruses wherever I go.
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Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell
Down and Out in Paris and London
by George Orwell
recommended for: everyone!
read in April, 2007
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Everyone should read Orwell, esp. this book!! So enlightening about the plight, circumstance, and social construction of the ultimate 'other' -- the homeless or vagabond. Dated, but completely relevant. Even with a relative who was homeless for thirt ...more
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The Harmless People by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
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The Kundalini Yoga Cookbook by Jacqueline Koay
The Kundalini Yoga Cookbook: Vegan Feasts for Family and Friends
by Jacqueline Koay
recommended to Veronika by: Cynthia
read in January, 2008
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not all vegan, but definitely vegetarian. food that makes your whole body say 'aum.' :) seriously, everything that I have made thus far is not only fabulously delicious, but gives the body a calm, loving energy throughout. also encourages using hands ...more
Veronika rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Veganomicon by Isa Chandra Moskowitz
Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook
by Isa Chandra Moskowitz (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2008
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awesome cookbook -- haven't used much, but borrowed parts of a choco-chip cookie recipe to make my own vegan and sweet Sally, were they TASTY!
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The Essential Gandhi by Mahatma Gandhi
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ashamed I have not finished yet . . . I guess all in due time . . .
Veronika rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin
Black Like Me
by John Howard Griffin
read in April, 2007
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Quite an undertaking on the author's part -- but can he claim to have experienced the life of a black man, when as a white man in disuise he was able to say 'time out' when the going got rough? Makes one think, but requires one to think beyond the au ...more
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