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World of Trouble by Ben H. Winters
World of Trouble (The Last Policeman, #3)
by Ben H. Winters (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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The Ideal, Genuine Man by Don Robertson
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My copy of this one is signed both by Don Robertson and Stephen King who helped publish this edition.
Sam Sattler rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Farm by Tom Rob Smith
The Farm
by Tom Rob Smith
read in September, 2014
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First off, I want to say that I thoroughly enjoyed Tom Rob Smith's "Child 44" trilogy. Those three books are still some of my favorite thrillers of all time.

Now, as to "The Farm..." where to begin? I am going to stay away from the plot other than to...more
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My Accidental Jihad by Krista Bremer
My Accidental Jihad
by Krista Bremer
read in September, 2014
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"My Accidental Jihad" is the story of a young woman who, because she fell in love with an older Moslem man from Libya, found herself undertaking a very personal jihad all her own.

No...not that kind of jihad. As Krista Bremer puts it in her book," th...more
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live ... by Dave Eggers
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This is one of those novels it is hard to review in conventional style without spoiling the fun for those who have not yet read it. That said, I will do my best to confine myself to what is revealed in the book's own dust jacket.

Please note, too, th...more
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live ... by Dave Eggers
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Life is a Wheel by Bruce Weber
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I've long been fascinated by personal recollections of cross-country (or cross-continental) treks by foot or two-wheeler, and Bruce Weber's "Life Is a Wheel" is a worthy addition to my collection of such books.

In 2011, at age 57, Weber decided to ma...more
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2012 Reading Challenge
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Sam Sattler has completed his goal of reading 130 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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