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The Hour of Land by Terry Tempest Williams
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The Hour of Land is Terry Tempest Williams' musings on our National Parks and on the essential role that wilderness plays (or should play or should be allowed to play) in our national psyche and conscience.

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Interference by Amélie Antoine
Interference
by Amélie Antoine (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2016
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Gabriel is in love with his wife. He loves their life together in a small coastal town in France. He's happy with his job as a banker. But in one moment, one phone call, the structure of his life falls to pieces. Told from multiple viewpoints, this b ...more
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The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett
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Our unnamed narrator arrives at a small, coastal fishing village in Maine at the beginning of summer. In search of a quiet place to write and relax, she soon finds herself in the interesting position of belonging but also being an outsider. Meeting t ...more
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The Country of the Pointed Firs and Other Stories by Sarah Orne Jewett
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The Secret Life of Lobsters by Trevor Corson
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I have to admit that before this book, I have never given lobsters more than ten minutes of thought before. Maybe not even that. When I asked a trusted reader-friend what I should read if I was going to visit Maine, she recommended this book. My expe ...more
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Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Hamilton: The Revolution
by Lin-Manuel Miranda
read in September, 2016
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When I first listened to the soundtrack of the Broadway musical Hamilton from beginning to end, I wept. More than once. I wept for the beauty of it, the poignant lessons that we can glean from drama in a different way than we can fr
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Tipperary by Frank Delaney
Tipperary
by Frank Delaney (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2016
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When Charles O'Brien sits down to write a history of his life, he starts at his first memory and then moves forward. Throughout his life, Charles' true home was in County Tipperary, in Ireland. It's where he finds a passion for the land and its peopl ...more
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Mankind by Pamela D. Toler
Mankind: The Story of All Of Us
by Pamela D. Toler (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2016
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What this book is, simply, is a book about the history of humanity, from our first societies until the present day. It focuses on major themes and turning points that have changed things so drastically that civilization was never the same. From the I ...more
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Coming Home by Kristy J. Nunley
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Olivia has come to enjoy her job as a personal assistant for a crotchety old professor at her college. While it has its frustrating moments, this job helps her be able to afford school far from home and over time, that old professor has beco
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