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The Narnian by Alan Jacobs
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Paper Love by Sarah Wildman
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Pilgrimage by Lucy K. Pick
Pilgrimage
by Lucy K. Pick (Goodreads Author)
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A journey with a blind woman (and her dog) through medieval Flanders, Cluny, France, and Spain. Beautifully written, although the ending felt a bit too full, perhaps like a Tolkien ending!
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Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Still Alice
by Lisa Genova (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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I learned a lot about Alzheimer's from this book, but I had a hard time feeling the characters were real people. They felt a bit flat. However, the goal of the author was to educate people about the disease, which is extremely valuable - especially f ...more
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Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day by Jeff Hertzberg
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I got into this baking method over sabbatical. It took me a while to just jump in and get going, but now, it's easy as pie and the bread is just delicious. It makes a small size loaf, too, so you can easily finish it before it gets stale (2 days or s ...more
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Pilgrimage by Lucy K. Pick
Pilgrimage
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Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
Men Explain Things to Me
by Rebecca Solnit
read in November, 2014
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Thoughtful feminist essays on topics as varied as "mansplaining," rape culture, the IMF, women's bodies, marriage equality, and Virginia Woolf.
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Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! by Richard P. Feynman
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A bit awkward, quirky, and well, dated for my tastes.
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Ursula, Under by Ingrid Hill
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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondō
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