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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
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Maya Angelou had such a fascinating life. She’s one of those people who would dominate a dinner party conversation simply because she’d have everyone in hushed shock of disbelief asking “REALLY? Did that REALLY happen?”.

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Battlefield of the Mind by Joyce Meyer
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Lumberjanes, Vol. 6 by Shannon Watters
"If you can't find the first volume, or you just don't trust beginnings to see if you'll like the story, this volume is actually a pretty good stand-alone. "
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Abandon Me by Melissa Febos
"I dislike writing negative reviews, in particular for memoirs, because I know firsthand how much vulnerability goes into this brave, brutal genre. And I appreciated Melissa Febos's vulnerability in Abandon Me, as she describes lust, love, loss, an..." Read more of this review »
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Fablehaven by Brandon Mull
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I hadn’t heard about this series before now, but I can see why it’s a hit. I really enjoyed the way myths, legends, and classic fantasy creatures were mixed in, and having slightly more dangerous and scary action makes this an interesting book. The p ...more
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The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo
The Magician's Elephant
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This had all of the whimsicality and fantasy of Edward Tulane, but in a shorter format. DiCamillo’s characters are always so rich and vivid. I love the way she focuses in on supporting characters and tells their backgrounds and life history. This was ...more
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You Will Know Me by Megan Abbott
You Will Know Me
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15 year old Devon is on her way to qualifying for the Senior Elite and becoming an Olympic star. Obsessive dedication and practice is required, but when the death of someone close to the gym community occurs, every is rocked off kilter. It’s a myster ...more
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Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh
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This was beautiful storytelling. The cities and palaces and dynasties were described so vividly that it felt like the story was about real people. I absolutely loved the writing. I could picture everything perfectly.

Some of the thematic, philosophic
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Home by Julie Andrews Edwards
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I can imagine this would be a boring autobiography if you don’t care about Julie Andrews. She details random stories of her childhood while also plotting the beginnings of her career in show business. She writes of being a young girl joining her mom ...more
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“There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.”

Do one thing every day that scares you.
“Do one thing every day that scares you.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

Rainer Maria Rilke
“Let everything happen to you
Beauty and terror
Just keep going
No feeling is final”
Rainer Maria Rilke

Anne Frank
“No one has ever become poor by giving.”
Anne Frank, diary of Anne Frank: the play

Susan Sontag
“Do stuff. be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration's shove or society's kiss on your forehead. Pay attention. It's all about paying attention. attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. stay eager.”
Susan Sontag

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