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When Broken Glass Floats by Chanrithy Him
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Eating Dirt by Charlotte Gill
Eating Dirt
by Charlotte Gill (Goodreads Author)
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Although there are parts of this book that surely only tree planters would understand, I still found the details fascinating. I particularly liked how the author gave some history and science behind tree planting and forests, rather than just a recou ...more
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Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin
Black Like Me
by John Howard Griffin
read in January, 2016
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This book has been on my "to read" list since high school, and I'm glad I finally picked it up. A fascinating study of racism.
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Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
by Veronica Roth (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2016
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I hate myself for enjoying this book. It's almost the same feeling I felt post-Twilight; embarrassed, self-loathing, and wanting more. Despite this, I will most likely read this entire series. Damn you Veronica Roth.
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Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Still Alice
by Lisa Genova (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2016
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I started and finished this book on an airplane, and absolutely loved it. Although the writing is a little simplistic, the story is unlike any other story I've read. I found myself frustrated, happy, in tears, and uncomfortable, all on the same page.
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The Supergirls by Mike Madrid
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Fascinating topic that touches on so many of my interests. However, I thought the writing was a little choppy at times, and the ending was pretty abrupt. 4/5 due to the lower-quality writing.
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