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Cradle to Cradle by William McDonough
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Amazing. This is a must read for everyone interested in environmentally sensitive design. Highly recommend!
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Getting A Grip by Frances Moore Lappé
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Inspiring with lots of examples of people making positive change in the world. She also proposes some new models for looking at the world, which can be useful when evaluating problems/solucions.
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The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi
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Brilliantly illustrated in graphic novel/comic book style, this is the autobiographical story of a politically-minded Iranian woman. It follows Marjane and her familiy through political and social turmoil as war, revolution, and religious leadership ...more
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" Hey! You're reading Hope's Edge? That's cool! Is it for a class? I got to see her speak and meet her a few months ago! "
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Griffin and Sabine by Nick Bantock
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Brilliant, artistic, and moving. Wonderful illustrations, and loads of fun opening up some of the letters, which are actually folded in envelopes inside the book.
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The Kid by Dan Savage
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The interesting and hilarious story of what happened when Dan Savage and his boyfriend decided to start a family. Dan Savage is known for his sex column "Savage Love", so as you can imagine, there is a fair amount of risque content, which is balanced ...more
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The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Time Traveler's Wife
by Audrey Niffenegger (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2007
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Creative... and heartwrenching.
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Biomimicry by Janine M. Benyus
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Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
To Kill a Mockingbird
by Harper Lee
read in July, 2007
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There is a reason this book is a classic. It's wonderfully writtin and so touching. I loved it and I highly recommend it.
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