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How We Learn by Benedict Carey
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Scarcity by Sendhil Mullainathan
" Are the poor to blame for their poverty? For their flawed choices?

Are the overweight, struggling with a diet? What about those who complain of being too busy? What about the lonely?

What these have in common is scarcity, something that economists h... " Read more of this review »
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The Martian by Andy Weir
" Wow! I didn't think anyone wrote science fiction like this any more. I couldn't put it down--very suspenseful. Mark Watney is marooned on Mars. Will he survive? This story was filled with lots of technical, scientific facts, which I love--reminded... " Read more of this review »
The Martian by Andy Weir
" Epic. Truly! I'm pretty sure its actually impossible to put down once you're a paragraph or so in.

Also, I would give about a million of my own personal imaginary dollars to see it as a movie.

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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
by Andy Weir (Goodreads Author)
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Wow. This caught my attention from the beginning and the action never slowed down. Most of the story is told first person from the perspective of an astronaut accidentally left for dead on Mars. It was kind of like a cross between Macgyver and a spac...more
Amy wants to read 150 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
She has read 72 books toward her goal of 150 books.
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Amy recommended Noggin to Barb
Noggin by John Corey Whaley
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Eleanor Roosevelt
“Character building begins in our infancy and continues until death.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

Anne Frank
“It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Leah Stewart
“You like being in love with someone who’s not going to love you back.” She opened her eyes. He looked at her. “Why would I like that?” she asked. He shrugged. “I don’t know.”
Leah Stewart, The History of Us

“Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”
Narcotics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous

Jerome K. Jerome
“But who wants to be foretold the weather? It is bad enough when it comes, without our having the misery of knowing about it beforehand.”
Jerome K. Jerome, Three Men in a Boat

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2012 Reading Challenge
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