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The Road to Character by David  Brooks
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Paper Towns by John Green
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World War IV by Norman Podhoretz
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The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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I feel like I should call this book a 'guilty pleasure'. That's because it is a young adult book and I knew going in it would be a tear jerker. Nevertheless, the truth is that I enjoyed it 5-stars worth. I loved the clever, quick-witted dialogue. The ...more
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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
The Nightingale
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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
The Nightingale
by Kristin Hannah (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2015
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I loved this book. I captured my heart, kept me guessing until the very end and fed my mind with the every day struggle of staying alive in the French countryside during WWII. I highly recommend it.
The Clay Messiah by Karen Rae Levine
"This book is not just "another Holocaust" book. We all know that the Americans liberated the camps, but what happened after they arrived and found the walking skeletons? How did they help them? I had never thought about it and I found it shocking...." Read more of this review »
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Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
Steve Jobs
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Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
by Jojo Moyes (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2015
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I loved the movie ("Untouchables") that is based on the book premise but is totally different with a different ending. I enjoyed the book a great deal and thought deeply about personal autonomy and ways in which I inadvertently intrude on another's a ...more
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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
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