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The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
The Things They Carried
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Dubliners by James Joyce
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Fingersmith by Sarah Waters
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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
A Short History of Nearly Everything
by Bill Bryson
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This book is about the science-history of our planet; it doesn't cover all of science but focuses on the scientists and what they discovered and when, how we came to know what we know about our origins and the earth's history. How big is earth? What ...more
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
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Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
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Hard to read straight through in a short time, hearing about so much misery- best in smaller doses. He finds a lot of humor in his rather awful childhood though- a great look at another place, another time by an outstanding writer.
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A Really Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
"Couple of years ago I realized I know hardly anything about sciences, natural history and the like. Most of what I learned in high school, I'd forgotten. But no prob, thought I, isn't that what books are for? Bill Bryson's "A Short History of Near..." Read more of this review »
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