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Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman
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Heartburn by Nora Ephron
Heartburn
by Nora Ephron
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We all know Nora. She wrote my all time favorite romantic comedy, When Harry met Sally. So I decided it was about time I read some of her work. I picked Heartburn as it was supposed to be a bit of a stretch about her own marriage. Nora's screenplays ...more
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Doomsday Book by Connie Willis
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Ramona the Brave (Ramona Quimby by Beverly Cleary
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Nicola is 35% done with Doomsday Book: I may have to just put this one on hold. All that has happened is a Flu exposure in both past and present. Not to much detail to forget.
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When the Beat Was Born by Laban Carrick Hill
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Finally, Texas has picked an interesting read for their Bluebonnet Books. I enjoyed the story of DJ Kool Herc and the creation of Hip Hop from Jamaica to the Bronx. (probably more so than my daughter) ***Awesome timeline at the end that shows the hip ...more
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Robot Dreams by Sara Varon
Robot Dreams
by Sara Varon
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At first glance I thought this was just another graphic novel that my girls like to read. Second glance proved this to be one completely told in pictures and without dialogue. Third glance, proved that this GN could pull at ones heartstrings without ...more
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Dr. Seuss
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
Dr. Seuss

Gabrielle Zevin
“Every word the right one and exactly where it should be. That's basically the highest compliment I can give.”
Gabrielle Zevin, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“They’re a rotten crowd’, I shouted across the lawn. ‘You’re worth the whole damn bunch put together.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Frank McCourt
“You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.”
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Virginia Woolf
“For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.”
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