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Lisa Vegan and 1 other person liked Beth Sniffs Books 's review of Odd Duck:
Odd Duck by Cecil Castellucci
"Borrowed from the library. A charming kid's book that most definitely can be enjoyed by adults too. I'm also having a bit of an identity crisis. I thought for sure that I was Paul from Paul Meets Bernadette but I can also really identify with Theo..." Read more of this review »
Lisa Vegan and 13 other people liked Debbie Zapata's review of Giants in the Earth:
Giants in the Earth by O.E. Rølvaag
"Giants In The Earth is the first of a trilogy by O. E.Rolvaag that deals with immigrant and pioneer life. As usual in this type of story, we see the characters dealing with a long trek, the insecurities arising from being in a new land with an unk..." Read more of this review »
Lisa Vegan and 15 other people liked Chrissie's review of The Blind Assassin:
The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
"First of all, I totally agree with all who adore Atwood's words. How do you describe them, so those who have not yet read a book by Atwood will properly understand? You read one of Atwood's sentences and the words mean more than what is said. Each..." Read more of this review »
The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
" Okay, I just started a buddy reads doc. But this weekend I need to check with another buddy re our books, my book club books, and a few other things. ...more "
Lisa Vegan and 4 other people liked Laura's review of The Blind Assassin:
The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
"One of the best books I've read this year, by far! This book has it all - beautiful writing, a plot that sucks you in and never lets go, a few mysterious deaths, and various puzzles that keep you guessing all the way through, paging back to see wh..." Read more of this review »
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The Snowman by Raymond Briggs
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Grills Gone Vegan by Tamasin Noyes
" Beth, We seem to have had similar experiences. I also read DFASP, probably around the time I was going vegetarian

I'm a city girl but I've been to the
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Blizzard by Jim  Murphy
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Vegan Richa's Indian Kitchen by Richa Hingle
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Blue Monday by Nicci French
Blue Monday (Frieda Klein, #1)
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“By acquiescing in an act that causes such suffering to a living creature, who among us is not diminished?”
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“Why is compassion not part of our established curriculum, an inherent part of our education? Compassion, awe, wonder, curiosity, exaltation, humility - these are the very foundation of any real civilization.”
Yehudi Menuhin

Ashley Montagu
“The indifference, callousness, and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in great suffering towards animals, and second because it results in an incalculably great impoverishment of human spirit.”
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“The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.”
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