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Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Robinson Crusoe
by Daniel Defoe
read in January, 2007
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Bored me to tears.
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The Princess Spy by Melanie Dickerson
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I'll tell them how I survive it. I'll tell them that on bad mornings, it feels impossible to take pleasure in things because I'm afraid it could be taken away. That's when I make a list in my head of every act of goodness I've seen someone do. It's like a game. Repetitive. Even a little tedious after more than twenty years.

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She's not here," I tell him. Buttercup hisses again. "She's not here. You can hiss all you like. You won't find Prim." At her name, he perks up. Raises his flattened ears. Begins to meow hopefully. "Get out!" He dodges the pillow I throw at him. "Go away! There's nothing left for you here!" I start to shake, furious with him. "She's not coming back! She's never ever coming back here again!" I grab another pillow and get to my feet to improve my aim. Out of nowhere, the tears begin to pour down my cheeks. "She's dead, you stupid cat. She's dead.Suzanne Collins
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The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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A great book. Loses a star for language though.
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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”
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