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Appetite For Violets by Martine Bailey
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Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2)
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This is a hard book to read. I started it and then almost put it down when I realized it was about a concentration camp; however, I finished it and I'm glad I did. I think Wein is a great writer, and she managed to convey so much hope and beauty in t...more
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There are scores of books that I read and promptly forget about. Some, if I see the cover or read the title, I can remember a bit about. Others escape me completely: I can read a full description of the book and still not remember anything else about...more
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John Adams by David McCullough
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