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Third Girl
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The Complete Essays
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"Every Wednesday is Tip Day, or List Day, or Quiz Day. This Wednesday: 8 tips for finding misplaced objects. Samuel Johnson wrote, “It is by studying little things that we attain the great art of having as little misery, and as much happiness as po..." Read more of this blog post »
"Have I mentioned that I’m writing a book about how we make and break habits? Oh right, I think I have. Before and After will hit the shelves in 2015 (sign up here to be notified when it’s available). Most of us — well, perhaps not the Rebels — hav..." Read more of this blog post »
"Clinical medical research — finding out which treatments help and which ones don’t (or even make the situation worse) — is tough research to do. In the laboratory a scientist can control conditions so that only one thing is different between the c..." Read more of this blog post »
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The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Silmarillion
by J.R.R. Tolkien
read in March, 2014
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I've always had a hard time getting through the first bit, but I'm glad I did this time. It gets much more interesting and more like a gripping history. It also makes me want to read the other books again, with this ready as a reference (especially t...more
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The Grim Grotto by Lemony Snicket
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The Kids' Book Of Chocolate by Richard Ammon
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Murder in Belleville by Cara Black
Murder in Belleville (Aimee Leduc Investigations, #2)
by Cara Black (Goodreads Author)
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Naming Nature by Carol Kaesuk Yoon
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The Year of the Hare by Arto Paasilinna
The Year of the Hare
by Arto Paasilinna
read in February, 2014
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John Hersey
“…she looked like Vivien, the Lady of the Lake, only she was fat and her lake was dust, sand and dust, bones and dust and sand.”
John Hersey, Fling and Other Stories

Anne Tyler
“I'm beginning to think that maybe it's not just how much you love someone. Maybe what matters is who you are when you're with them.”
Anne Tyler, The Accidental Tourist

John Hersey
“The price one pays for having a kind man at one’s elbow.”
John Hersey, Fling and Other Stories

Alexander McCall Smith
“It's really rather easy to write eighth-century Chinese poetry," said Angus Lordie. "In English, of course. It requires little effort, I find.”
Alexander McCall Smith, 44 Scotland Street
tags: poetry

Jerome K. Jerome
“I don't know why it should be, I am sure; but the sight of another man asleep in bed when I am up, maddens me.”
Jerome K. Jerome, Three Men in a Boat

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