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The Stranger by Harlan Coben
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Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky by David Connerley Nahm
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The Secret Wisdom of the Earth by Christopher Scotton
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A Reunion Of Ghosts by Judith Claire Mitchell
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Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
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Ronia, the Robber's Daughter by Astrid Lindgren
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A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter
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Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
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"Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it," Matilda announced in Roald Dahl's classic children's book. "Be outrageous. Go the whole hog." Every child should be inspired to go the... Read more of this blog post »
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Harriette Simpson Arnow
“What was the good of trying to keep your own (children) if when they grew up their days were like your own- changeovers and ugly painted dolls?”
Harriette Simpson Arnow, The Dollmaker

George R.R. Martin
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.”
George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons

Juliet Marillier
“If a man has to say trust me, Gogu conveyed, it's a sure sign you cannot. Trust him, that is. Trust is a thing you know without words.”
Juliet Marillier, Wildwood Dancing

Lois Lowry
“It is very risky. But each time a child opens a book, he pushes open the gate that separates him from Elsewhere.”
Lois Lowry

Henry Miller
“A book lying idle on a shelf is wasted ammunition.”
Henry Miller, The Books in My Life

87160 Imgur Book Club — 197 members — last activity Dec 14, 2014 10:53PM
A book club for imgurians! A place where we can meet and discuss our favorite literature, in the same way we share and discuss our favorite pictures o ...more
30527 Into the Forest — 993 members — last activity 8 hours, 9 min ago
A group to discuss fairy tales, myths, legends, and monsters, either in their original form or in the massive amount of retellings. In short, if you l ...more
36119 Reading with Style — 917 members — last activity 34 minutes ago
A seasonal competition designed for the reader who enjoys discovering new authors, genres, and time periods.
20786 Book Haven — 8308 members — last activity 10 hours, 31 min ago
This is a group for people who enjoy many different genre's. If you are someone who appreciates a good book, regardless of the genre...this is the gro ...more
79463 The Random World of Reading — 562 members — last activity May 04, 2015 12:52PM
This group is for anyone who has so many different categories of books and just doesn't know what to read. Anything from YA to history to romance to b ...more
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerA Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'EngleBrave New World by Aldous HuxleyA Separate Peace by John Knowles
Best School Assigned Books
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The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley
Autumn/Winter Reads 2012
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Cold Mountain by Charles FrazierA Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley CashStumbling Thru by A. Digger StolzFortune Calling by Hunter S. JonesSerena by Ron Rash
Appalachian Fiction
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Sound and the Fury by William FaulknerIn Cold Blood by Truman CapoteThe Kestrel Waters by Randy ThornhornA Good Man is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O’Connor
Best Southern Gothic Literature
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2012 Reading Challenge
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Amanda has completed her goal of reading 50 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Amanda has completed her goal of reading 60 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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