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"Fascinating read of behind the news of past." Oct 22, 2014 03:50PM

 
Never Say Goodbye
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"This book is pulling me into the story." Oct 22, 2014 03:49PM

 
Lemonade Revealed
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"One strange book." Oct 22, 2014 03:48PM

 

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Clara by Kurt Palka
Clara
by Kurt Palka
read in October, 2014
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“Clara” by Kurt Palka is an interesting story that could have earned five stars from this reviewer had the author done some editing that would have help his reader understand the story’s organization. As a reader of many WWII novels, I thoroughly enj...more
Promises to Keep by Libby Grandy
Promises to Keep: Book One of the Haverford Trilogy
by Libby Grandy (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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“Promises to Keep: Book one of the Haverford Trilogy,” by Libby Grandy started out to be just a book. It had an interesting story and it kept me reading. It was just a book, nothing more. I review many books and I am used to this type of read, but su...more
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Rubber Soul by Greg Kihn
Rubber Soul (Dust Bin Bob #1)
by Greg Kihn (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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“Rubber Soul” by Greg Kihn takes the kids of the sixties back in time with a delightful story based on The Beatles. Kihn, gives his readers the time, the people, and the music. Being a Beatles fan, I was not sure he could pull off a story I could enj...more
Burning Uncle Tom's Cabin by Carl Waters
Burning Uncle Tom's Cabin
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read in August, 2014
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“Burning Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” is the retelling of part of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” by Harriet Beecher Stowe. This book is the first of a four part series. The retelling of the story by Carl Waters gives the reader stronger and more intelligent African Amer...more
West of Goose Island by Richard S.  Post
West of Goose Island: A Chicago Story
by Richard S. Post (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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"West of Goose island: A Chicago Story" by Richard S. Post is a delightful read of growing up in post WWII Chicago. This memoir was written in short memories of growing up in a Polish, Ukrainian, Russian neighborhood. The stories remind the reader of...more
The Backstory of Wallpaper by Robert M.  Kelly
The Backstory of Wallpaper: Paper-Hangings 1650-1750
by Robert M. Kelly (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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The Backstory of Wallpaper: paper-Hangings 1650-1750 by Robert M. Kelly is a very interesting book about, of course, Wallpaper. It tells the fascinating story about 100 years in paper hanging. The book is well researched and documented. This is, surp...more
Each Shining Hour by Jeff High
Each Shining Hour (Watervalley, #2)
by Jeff High (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
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I just finished reading Each Shining Hour by Jeff High. It is a bit sad to come to the end of a Jeff High novel. In my mind, I have created Watervalley and all the inhabitants, thanks to the ability of the writer to give me the tools to do so. His ch...more
Easter Island Sketchbook by Susan A. Sternau
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I won this book on Goodreads First Reads Giveaway program. What a lovely book about the history of Easter Island with watercolors by the author. Though the text is brief, I learned a great deal from it. I highly recommend this book. The artist's sket...more
Under Magnolia by Frances Mayes
Under Magnolia: A Southern Memoir
by Frances Mayes (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
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Under the Magnolia, A Southern Memoir by Frances Mayes was an interesting read. I won this book on Goodreads First Reads Giveaway. I really enjoy memoirs, however, I find that even the best writers seem to drift off into their own thoughts that the r...more
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Martin Luther King Jr.
“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”
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Friedrich Nietzsche
“You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

William W. Purkey
“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
William W. Purkey

Geraldine  Brooks
“To know a man's library is, in some measure, to know a man's mind.”
Geraldine Brooks, March

Michelle Cohen Corasanti
“You cannot go back and make a new start, but you can start now and make a new ending”
Michelle Cohen Corasanti, The Almond Tree

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