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Larry's Party
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Larry's Party by Carol Shields
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The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara
The People in the Trees
by Hanya Yanagihara (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2015
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The first 60 pages or so were good, then the next 100 were like slogging through a dense jungle. I find I cannot go on.
A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
A Gate at the Stairs
by Lorrie Moore
read in May, 2015
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A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
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The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara
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Learning Joy from Dogs without Collars by Lauralee Summer
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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
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The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
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The Bible Salesman by Clyde Edgerton
The Bible Salesman
by Clyde Edgerton
read in May, 2015
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This book had potential and there were good parts, just not worth it in the long run. Stick to Flannery O'Conner.
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A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
A Little Life
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Albert Camus
“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”
Albert Camus

Ernest Hemingway
“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
Ernest Hemingway

Douglas Coupland
“Remember: the time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself. Life's cruelest irony.”
Douglas Coupland, Shampoo Planet

William Arthur Ward
“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.”
William Arthur Ward

Pablo Picasso
“Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.”
Pablo Picasso

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