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In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
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Random Family by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc
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This non-fiction book is a very clear-eyed, highly personal window into ghetto life. The author followed a group of people in the Bronx for 10 years and provides the reader with a remarkably intimate account of their lives. Is it depressing? Very. Bu ...more
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Nora Webster by Colm Tóibín
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I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
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Malala Yousafzai begins her acknowledgements with this statement: "The last year has shown me both the extreme hatred of man and the limitless love of God." This girl became known to the world for courageously speaking out for the right of girls to a ...more
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Economix by Michael    Goodwin
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Economix by Michael    Goodwin
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Exceptionally informative, highly readable and endlessly entertaining. Should be read by every high school civics student. Heck, it should be read by every voter. If you have not been living under a rock, then you are aware that our democracy has bee ...more
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The Seventh Day by Yu Hua
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A Good Life by Ben Bradlee
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