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Multiplicity by Rita Carter
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This is the second book from Rita Carter that I read and I like a lot the way she brings some science to the common understanding but without treating the readers as dummies. This book has a fair amount of explanations and examples. It feels like the ...more
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Inferno by Dan Brown
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
by Dan Brown (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2013
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Even if I don't like Dante's Divine Comedy, I enjoyed this book. Some of my favorites paragraphs:

- "whoever you are, you know damned well the WHO takes overpopulation very seriously. Recently we spent millions of dollars sending doctors into Africa t
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Runner's World The Runner's Body by Ross Tucker
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The book was really nice even if it had things that I would not consider at all, like Fat-Loading Diet, or drink alcohol or caffeine (not even "in moderation" like the authors say is good).

It has few mistakes like "those shaded green (...) those shad
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Pink Boots and a Machete by Mireya Mayor
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The animal stories are o.k., but is her story which is annoying: that is repeating endlessly that she was/is a NFL cheerleader, she grew up with strong women (aunt, mother and grandmother), she is cuban, she likes fashion, she has pink boots, she lik ...more
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Old Magic by Marianne Curley
Old Magic
by Marianne Curley (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2012
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Alek by Alek Wek
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good book, fast read.
Most of the book is about the experiences of a girl fleeing away of the war between rebels and State army, the laters trying to instaurate Islam in the christian and animist South Sudan and the formers trying to avoid it but at
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“Religion has actually convinced people that there's an invisible man living in the sky who watches everything you do, every minute of every day. And the invisible man has a special list of ten things he does not want you to do. And if you do any of these ten things, he has a special place, full of fire and smoke and burning and torture and anguish, where he will send you to live and suffer and burn and choke and scream and cry forever and ever 'til the end of time!

But He loves you. He loves you, and He needs money! He always needs money! He's all-powerful, all-perfect, all-knowing, and all-wise, somehow just can't handle money!”
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