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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
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Strange Peaches by Edwin Shrake
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Strange Peaches by Edwin Shrake
Strange Peaches
by Edwin Shrake
read in March, 2014
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Ordered this book after reading Shrake's "Land of the Permanent Wave." I read the first couple of pages this afternoon before turning to other matters, and I'm hooked. I don't often read fiction, but I'm really looking forward to this one.
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High Moon Over the Amazon by Patricia C. Wright
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A good, solid and enjoyable read. Patricia Chapple Wright doesn't rank up there with Annie Dillard when it comes to lyrical writing, but I have no complaints about this book. From her plain delight in discovering her future passion in a New York pet...more
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The Forest Unseen by David George Haskell
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One of the most informative and well-written natural history books I have read in decades. Highly recommend it.
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American Canopy by Eric Rutkow
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The Year of the Moon Goose by T.W. Burger
The Year of the Moon Goose
by T.W. Burger
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Henry David Thoreau
“My days were not days of the week, bearing the stamp of any heathen deity, nor were they minced into hours and fretted by the ticking of a clock; for I lived like the Puri Indians, of whom it is said that "for yesterday, today, and tomorrow they have only one word, and they express the variety of meaning by pointing backward for yesterday forward for tomorrow, and overhead for the passing day." This was sheer idleness to my fellow-townsmen, no doubt; but if the birds and flowers had tried me by their standard, I should not have been found wanting.”
Henry David Thoreau, Walden

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