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Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend by Matthew Dicks
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Up Jumps the Devil by Michael Poore
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Skellig by David Almond
Skellig (Skellig, #1)
by David Almond
read in April, 2014
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A little dark, a bit sweet, but it seems to keep it's balance. I love that Michael can trust and appreciate both his old friends and his new one in Mina; that he can get angry or frustrated with them, but remains loyal to their friendships; that he c...more
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Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
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The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith Hahn Beer
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Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis
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Fiction Ruined My Family by Jeanne Darst
Fiction Ruined My Family
by Jeanne Darst
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I suppose "Fiction Ruined my Family" is a better title than "Alcohol Ruined my Family". The second might be more accurate, but I wouldn't have picked that book up. And I don't think the author blames fiction, either. Her parents are definately a tra...more
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Julie and Julia  by Julie Powell
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I first read an except from this book in Reader's Digest months ago. When we got the book in at work, I picked it up and read the back repeatedly. So I finally got around to actually checking it out. It's very conversational (though the language did...more
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“We are not an endangered species ourselves yet, but this is not for lack of trying.”
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“To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is research.”
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“When trouble strikes, head to the library. You will either be able to solve the problem, or simply have something to read as the world crashes down around you.”
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actually exist anymore? Someplace that exists only in your
mind?”
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