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Peace Like a River
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Melanie Melanie said: "Reading this one for the second time. Really, really loved it the first time. I am enjoying it this time, but since I have children similar ages to the characters, I wonder how realistic their behavior is. For example: Swede's writings...could a nine...more "

 

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"LaSchelle...I was so pleasantly surprised to see you found this book. I read it years ago. I don't think Mildred Walker has been given her due respect...more "
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"April, I didn't love this, either. For some reason, the heroine really annoyed me... "
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The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Giver (The Giver #1)
by Lois Lowry (Goodreads Author)
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One of my favorite books of all time. I have reverently given it to my children when they are about 12. They got so much out of it, too.
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A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
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A sophmore effort from this author that didn't disappoingt
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The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Kite Runner
by Khaled Hosseini (Goodreads Author)
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Amazing book. Loved it. Guy read it in one day of traveling. It really got to him, too. It "changed his life" (for about a week!!).
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
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Loved it. Rowling delivered to the end. I am rereading all HPs with my 10 year-old, who was too young when I read them with the others. We read 1-4 this last school year, and had a ball doing it.
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"Hi April!! I actually read this one, too. I thought it was okay. There are great lessons to learn, and it did make me aware of how so many Americans l...more "
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So Brave, Young and Handsome by Leif Enger
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Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
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Reading this one for the second time. Really, really loved it the first time. I am enjoying it this time, but since I have children similar ages to the characters, I wonder how realistic their behavior is. For example: Swede's writings...could a nine...more
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