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Rift Vegan made a comment in the group The Post Card ExchangeFebruary 2015 Postcard Exchange topic
" P.S. February is The Month of Letters! The challenge is to send mail every day during the month of February. I have participated in this challenge for ...more"
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How do you let the world know when you find a book you love?

She voted for: All my friends are on Goodreads so...
Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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Aww! What a great book. Cary Elwes has nothing but high praise and good memories of the Princess Bride. And, yes, I'm one of those who has the movie memorized. I can't believe I've not read the book yet... it sounds like everyone who reads the Goldma ...more
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Wild Within by Melissa Hart
“Rain in the Northwest is not the pounding, flashing performance enjoyed by the eastern part of the nation. Nor is it the festive annual soaking I'd been used to in Southern California. Rather, it's a seven-month drizzle that darkens the sky, mildews the bath towels, and propels those already prone to depression into the dim comforts of antihistamines and a flask.”
Melissa Hart
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What format do you prefer to read in?

She voted for: Depends on the book
Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Wild Within by Melissa Hart
Wild Within: How Rescuing Owls Inspired a Family
by Melissa Hart (Goodreads Author)
recommended to Rift Vegan by: Kris Decker
read in January, 2015
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I loved this book because Melissa lives in my town (Eugene, Oregon, USA) and I have visited the raptor center where she volunteered and I've met many of the birds she talks about! My pic of Lorax!! How cool is that?!

The writing was great and the stor
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Wild Within by Melissa Hart
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Rift Vegan made a comment in the group The Post Card ExchangeJanuary 2015 Postcard Exchange! topic
" C.A. wrote: "Do you have to sign up (new) every month on this thread? Or one and done and you are always in? thanks"

Thanks for your question CA... I a
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Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Unshelved by Bill Barnes
Unshelved (Unshelved, #1)
by Bill Barnes
read in January, 2015
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I've been reading this free web comic for ages, and I was happy to support their KickStarter campaign of last year. My reward was a cute little thumb drive in the shape of an old fashioned library card catalog drawer, and on the thumb drive is a EPUB
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Rift Vegan rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
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I read this over the holidays, and it was the perfect light read... I read it in bits, as I could, in between family time, and it's a beautiful book to read like that. Until the end, that is: it's a sad ending. But I'm definitely downloading the next
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Melissa Hart
“Rain in the Northwest is not the pounding, flashing performance enjoyed by the eastern part of the nation. Nor is it the festive annual soaking I'd been used to in Southern California. Rather, it's a seven-month drizzle that darkens the sky, mildews the bath towels, and propels those already prone to depression into the dim comforts of antihistamines and a flask.”
Melissa Hart, Wild Within: How Rescuing Owls Inspired a Family

Malala Yousafzai
“Let us pick up our books and our pens, they are the most powerful weapons." Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban for wanting an education and survived, in her keynote speech to the United Nations, 12th July 2013.”
Malala Yousafzai, I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

Jane Smiley
“Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book.”
Jane Smiley, Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel

Eugene Field
“No book can be appreciated until it has been slept with and dreamed over.”
Eugene Field

Maya Angelou
“If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.”
Maya Angelou

9526 The Post Card Exchange — 359 members — last activity 1 hour, 10 min ago
Yay Postcards! We are an International group of people who love reading and mail. Please join our monthly postcard exchange! Newbies Welcome!
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A group for exchanging information about downloadable E-Books, like the Gutenberg Project, Microsoft Reader, Planet PDF etc.
25x33 Vegan — 98 members — last activity Jun 05, 2014 10:49AM
Vegans and vegan hopefuls join this group to discuss resources, literature, and topics concerning veganism. Health! Animal Rights! Environmentalism!
3641 Veganism & Animal Rights in Fiction & Poetry — 24 members — last activity Mar 22, 2009 01:47PM
A place where vegans from anywhere can post about our favorite novels, stories or poems with veg*n related content. Although non-fiction is pretty eas ...more
217 Banned Books — 4349 members — last activity Jan 29, 2015 11:06AM
To celebrate our love of reading books that people see fit to ban throughout the world. We abhor censorship and promote freedom of speech.
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2011 Reading Challenge
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Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Rift Vegan has completed her goal of reading 30 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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