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Ride the Dark Trail by Louis L'Amour
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Books like this, you know what you're getting. It's a story of an old woman holding on to her home after her husband is killed. Logan Sackett happens into the neighborhood and gets involved. Gun fights commence, the bad guys are defeated. Simple.
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Ride the Dark Trail by Louis L'Amour
" I am probably more surprised than anyone that I have fallen in love with westerns. First it was Virgil and Everett and now it is Logan Sackett. I mean aren't westerns supposed to be for old dudes? But now that I think about it...what ISN'T a girl... " Read more of this review »
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2312 by Kim Stanley Robinson
2312
by Kim Stanley Robinson
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I liked this, but I agree with other reviewers that the plot isn't the strongest. I imagine that this novel is the first in a long series because it felt like the author was just setting up the future universe, in preparation for the next book. What'...more
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The A Game by Kenneth J. Sufka
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Short, practical book full of good tips for students. Although professors often say exactly these things in class, maybe students need to see it in print, written by a stranger, also. Nothing here is surprising: go to class, take notes, think about y...more
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The Man With Two Left Feet by P.G. Wodehouse
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Treasure Mountain by Louis L'Amour
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I think this is the first L'amour book I have read. I was ready not to like it, and I did not get into the first chapter much. It was told in third-person, in the perspective of Orrin Sackett. But when the story changed to the first-person narrative...more
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The Day I Turned Uncool by Dan Zevin
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This one was just not my style. I get it, you woke up one day and realized you'd turned into an adult, with all kinds of boring responsibilities. I heard the truths in these short essays, but I just wasn't laughing. They were amusing, even clever, bu...more
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