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The Forsaken by Ace Atkins
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Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands by Chris Bohjalian
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Entwined by Heather Dixon
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Mara, Daughter of the Nile by Eloise Jarvis McGraw
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The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley
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Can stand-alone YA fantasy classic series launch from Beauty author McKinley. More importantly, horses, magic, battles and a strong, angry, tall female protagonist who holds her own in a fantasyland Central Asia/Afghanistan.
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Letter to My Daughter by Maya Angelou
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Maya needs no words from me. Only thanks to Angel for recommending this collection of slender essays that stick with you with the beauty of poetry and the weight of truth.
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Darling by Richard Rodriguez
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The precision of Rodriguez's prose is frequently arresting. The kinds of phrases you carry with you and push on others because in a few short words Rodriguez can open a vein or suture it. Like the "blasphemy of certainty." I particularly like "The Tr ...more
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Pulphead by John Jeremiah Sullivan
Pulphead
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We need to talk about the glory that is John Jeremiah Sullivan's "Upon This Rock," people. A go-getter editorial assistant saddles Sullivan with a 29 ft RV and a mission to attend the largest Christian rock festival in America as a non-believer. Hila ...more
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