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Jane rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Blood Spilt by Åsa Larsson
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A Thousand Never Evers by Shana Burg
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Like Little Bee, I wondered about the voice, But good story, well written
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Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu
Life by Committee
by Corey Ann Haydu (Goodreads Author)
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The Museum of Intangible Things by Wendy Wunder
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I was torn between loving this story of best friends who really need and protect each other in their own ways and feeling uncomfortable with the cavalier attitude towards theft and running away.
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Sun Storm by Åsa Larsson
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complex characters, great plot, very atmospheric- dark Scandanavian winter. Weird religious cult. What's not to love?
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Landline by Rainbow Rowell
Landline
by Rainbow Rowell (Goodreads Author)
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This one didn't bowl me over like her other books. The others all made me reflect on something quite a bit, whether the implications of fan fiction or what its like to not fit in or corporate spying and what that does to your soul. This one while ent ...more
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Lottery by Patricia Wood
Lottery
by Patricia Wood (Goodreads Author)
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Very charming and wise narrator who is NOT retarded.
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Enchanted by Alethea Kontis
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Little snippets of possibly every fairy tale figure into the plot.
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Invisible World by Suzanne Weyn
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This might be the book i enjoyed least and actually finished in my entire life. Way too many weirdnesses for my taste.
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Pick-Up Sticks by Sarah Ellis
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Many of the same themes as her newest book, but without such great characters and subtlety.
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Ursula K. Le Guin
“Gradually the healing took place, seeming as it always does that it wasn't taking place.”
Ursula K. Le Guin

Dr. Seuss
“A person's a person, no matter how small.”
Dr. Seuss, Horton Hears a Who!

Doreen Cronin
“It is better to have bounced and bumped than never to have bounced at all. ”
Doreen Cronin, Bounce

Gautama Buddha
“Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful.”
Gautama Buddha

Thomas A. Edison
“I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.”
Thomas A. Edison

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