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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
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War and Peace
by Leo Tolstoy
read in November, 2014
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Car Guys vs. Bean Counters by Bob Lutz
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The book offers many interesting insights about automobile design and marketing strategy within the car industry, but the author's neo-conservative political agenda was far too intrusive. His belief that global warming is a left-wing media hoax, and ...more
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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
" This book is the October and November, 2013 selection for the Classic Book Club of Springfield, Il. It's a long, yet rewarding push to get through it. ...more "
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The Book of Lies by Mary Horlock
The Book of Lies
by Mary Horlock
read in October, 2013
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The book is set on the Channel Island of Guernsey and blends the story of Cat Rozier, a disaffected high school student in the mid 1980's and the social and political problems that occurred during the Nazi occupation of the island during WWII. The de ...more
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The 5th Horseman by James Patterson
The 5th Horseman (Women's Murder Club, #5)
by James Patterson (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2013
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This is one of Patterson's 'Women's Murder Club Novels', and it's really about two different crimes that are related only because they occur in San Francisco. The first is a series of murders of beautiful young women who are carefully smothered, and ...more
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Baby Driver by Jan Kerouac
Baby Driver: A Story About Myself
by Jan Kerouac
read in September, 2013
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I tried to get through this novel several years ago and couldn't make it to the end. And this time, I fared no better. Obviously she isn't her father, and although she doesn't try to duplicate Kerouac's literary fluency, she never makes the case that ...more
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The Nightmare Thief by Meg Gardiner
The Nightmare Thief (Jo Beckett #4)
by Meg Gardiner (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2013
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This is a Jo Beckett Thriller that also features Gardiner's other adventure heroine, Evan Delaney in a tale that centers on 'An Extreme Reality Experience'. A very wealthy hedge fund manager arranges a birthday party for his daughter and five of her ...more
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