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One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp
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Well, Ms Voskamp certainly has started a conversation about gratitude, and that is a good thing. What I liked: gratitude in the everyday small things, looking closely at the wonder of creation in order to truly appreciate God's gifts. I'm encouraged ...more
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Saint Odd by Dean Koontz
Saint Odd (Odd Thomas, #7)
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A Test of Wills by Charles Todd
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Bruno, Chief Of Police by Martin Walker
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The Rook by Daniel O'Malley
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Just couldn't get into this book. The idea was interesting, but it just dragged on and on; I eventually gave up. Maybe it's because I was listening to it rather than reading it myself, so I couldn't adjust the pace.
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The Long Way Home by Louise Penny
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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
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This is a lovely book. It has stayed with me for days since I finished it (with tears at the end). It has a slow and steady pace (like a pilgrimage), believable characters, believable resolutions and non-resolutions of the burdens in Harold's life an ...more
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Lorraine Hansberry
“The thing that makes you exceptional, if you are at all, is inevitably that which must also make you lonely.”
Lorraine Hansberry

Margaret Mitchell
“With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.”
Margaret Mitchell

Maxine Kumin
“Cherish your wilderness.”
Maxine Kumin

Daniel Defoe
“It is never too late to be wise.”
Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe

Barbara Kingsolver
“Don’t try to make life a mathematics problem with yourself in the center and everything coming out equal. When you’re good, bad things can still happen. And if you’re bad, you can still be lucky.”
Barbara Kingsolver, The Poisonwood Bible

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