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Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott
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Epistle to the Son of the Wolf by Bahá'u'lláh
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I read this book in a study group that informally met weekly. We completed it at our own mutual pace over the course of a year. This book lends itself to group study because the Persian and Arabic names can be distracting or challenging and are more ...more
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The Men Who United the States by Simon Winchester
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The Men Who United the States by Simon Winchester
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I enjoyed this book. The audiobook is delightfully read by the author. The narrative is organized around five elements into which all matter is traditionally divided in Chinese (and some other) culture: wood, earth, water, fire and metal. He uses thi ...more
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For the Benefit of Those Who See by Rosemary Mahoney
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Excellent description of what it is like to be a blind person.
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Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine  Brooks
Caleb's Crossing
by Geraldine Brooks
read in July, 2014
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Superb writing, complex storytelling, deals with very challenging themes--loss, death, oppression against women, prejudice against Native Americans.
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Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
Burial Rites
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