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A Desperate Fortune by Susanna Kearsley
A Desperate Fortune
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read in April, 2015
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Monica wants to read 28 books in the 2015 Reading Challenge
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Unbreakable by C.C. Hunter
Unbreakable (Shadow Falls: After Dark #0.5)
by C.C. Hunter (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
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read in December, 2014
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Take This Man by Brando Skyhorse
“When you’re a child, you think your family works in a straight line. Then you get older and find out where the curves are.”
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The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy, #3)
by Deborah Harkness (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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I'm super bummed. I really wanted to like this book, love it, even. I was rooting for it well past the first sinking feeling that it was as shallow as the first book was as rich in language and story. The dialogue was abysmal. These characters spoke ...more
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Johnny Alucard by Kim Newman
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Anne McCaffrey
“Make no judgments where you have no compassion.”
Anne McCaffrey

Brando Skyhorse
“When you’re a child, you think your family works in a straight line. Then you get older and find out where the curves are.”
Brando Skyhorse, Take This Man: A Memoir

Boris Pasternak
“I don't like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is lifeless and it isn't of much value. Life hasn't revealed its beauty to them. ”
Boris Pasternak

Václav Havel
“You can't spend your whole life criticizing something and then, when you have the chance to do it better, refuse to go near it.”
Václav Havel

C.G. Jung
“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.”
C.G. Jung

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leave away (Poetry)
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Perpetuity (Poetry)
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2012 Reading Challenge
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Monica has completed her goal of reading 19 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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