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My Lobotomy by Howard Dully
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Twinkie, Deconstructed by Steve Ettlinger
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Musicophilia by Oliver Sacks
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Devil in the Details by Jennifer Traig
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Very fascinating cross between a memoir and an examination of a case of illness. Sometimes I wished she would focus more closely on the illness, but I'm a nerd like that. :-)
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Our Endangered Values by Jimmy Carter
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Well, i finished this one in-between my school reading. Mostly it just made me angry. Angry that we are not rioting in the streets about the full-scale assault on the constitution we have had to endure the last 7 years. It's disgusting. I knew that a ...more
And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
" Thanks for the tip Sailor. Those sound like fun! I'll have to rent them this Summer. Thanks for the idea. "
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And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
And Then There Were None
by Agatha Christie
recommended to Joni by: the librarian
recommended for: anyone who likes a good scary mystery
read in February, 1993
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This book scared the bejesus out of me. Now I have a strong imagination and so can easily get scared if I let myself (so that's the caveat), but this one really got me. I like Agatha Christie in general and have read many of her books. I remember thi ...more
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Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
Middlesex
by Jeffrey Eugenides
recommended to Joni by: My mom
recommended for: not sure
read in March, 2008
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This one was very popular a few years back. I had trouble getting through this book. I felt it was taking too long to get somewhere and about half-way through I put it down for several months. I've picked it back up again and am more interested in it ...more
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The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden
The Cricket in Times Square
by George Selden
read in September, 1986
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Wonderful, musical book, in more ways than one. A cricket unwittingly hitches a ride to New York City, and we follow him as he befriends a cat, mouse, and a little boy. Eventually he becomes a famous musician who puts on concerts in the train station ...more
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The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts
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This was one of my favorite books as a kid. I read it several times. It is about a girl with unusual silver eyes who has telekenetic powers. Her mother worked in a chemical plant while she was pregnant and that is offered as the explanation. It is fu ...more
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