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Tangled Vines
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Tangled Vines by Kay Bratt
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The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
by Dan Brown (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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I found Angels & Demons, the first book in this series, to be much more engrossing than this book. Which is surprising considering this was the one that had all the hype surrounding it.

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Tell Me of Brave Women by Laura Riley
Tell Me of Brave Women
by Laura Riley
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Stories about domestic abuse and overcoming obstacles always speak out to me. You want to know that with all the unfairness in the world that there is a reason for it, that it can be overcome. Tell Me of Brave Women is all about domestic abuse, and t ...more
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Margarita Wednesdays by Deborah Rodriguez
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Maybe if I had read the author's first book I would have been more charmed by this one. Certainly the author was genuine and had done some off the beaten path type of things with her life. But I just couldn't find a connection or really appreciate th ...more
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Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.
“Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”
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“Don't strew me with roses after I'm dead.
...When Death claims the light of my brow
No flowers of life will cheer me: instead
You may give me my roses now!”
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“Why do people say "grow some balls"? Balls are weak and sensitive. If you wanna be tough, grow a vagina. Those things can take a pounding.”
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“I don’t want to fade away, I want to flame away - I want my death to be an attraction, a spectacle, a mystery. A work of art.”
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