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In this book about a book, rare book conservator Hanna Heath finds small clues within a 15th century Haggadah, a Jewish liturgical text, that hint at its history. These artifacts - salt crystals, an insect wing, an illustration of a dark skinned woma ...more
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Retrain Your Brain by Seth J. Gillihan
"Nice intro to cognitive therapy along with a good game plan to implement some of CBT principals. Mixing anxiety skills with depression skills seems to be the norm and I have no idea if they are meshed together in most people. However, since i have..." Read more of this review »
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If the rest of the book had been even half as engrossing as the beginning I'd have finished it days ago. But did it ever take a nosedive in the middle. There was just too much of survivor Scott's navel gazing to keep up the suspense about what happen ...more
Southernmost by Sarah Sadler
"I was drawn into this book and it's charm from page one, and was drawn deeper in with each page I read. I adore the cozy, descriptive setting; I loved the characters, and will miss them in my daily life. I was enthralled with the plot and moved by..." Read more of this review »
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Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
"I’m not normally crazy about YA Fiction, and I definitely didn’t think I would like the short chapters and quickly shifting viewpoints, but I could not put this down. I don’t think I have ever cared more for characters in a book. For YA fiction it..." Read more of this review »
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