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Fourth of July Creek by Smith Henderson
“...the world is a blade and dread is hope cut open and spread inside out.”
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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg
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End Zone by Don DeLillo
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Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
"When I first read "Inherent Vice," my Pynchon intake was woefully scant. I also read it in little bits and spurts over the span of a few months -- oh, and somewhere in all that, I got married. And was working two jobs. And had no idea that the und..." Read more of this review »
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Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
Inherent Vice
by Thomas Pynchon
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Iran-Contra by Malcolm Byrne
"This book was advertised as the most complete account of Reagan's notorious scandal, and I can agree with this although I've not read the other accounts. Malcolm Byrne, the author, had all the material, records, diaries, personal notes that have b..." Read more of this review »
Zealot by Reza Aslan
"Reading Reza Aslan's short history of Islam, "No God but God," one quickly understood the book's purpose. As a Western educated theologian, Aslan wished to take Islam back to its roots. He sought to compose a portrait of the prophet Mohammed that..." Read more of this review »
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The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet by Reif Larsen
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Fourth of July Creek by Smith Henderson
Fourth of July Creek
by Smith Henderson
read in December, 2014
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Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Swamplandia!
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Mahatma Gandhi
“God has no religion.”
Mahatma Gandhi

Cheryl Strayed
“The best thing you can possibly do with your life is to tackle the motherfucking shit out of it.”
Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar

John Dufresne
“Judi, a person’s worth isn’t measured by her utility. We’re not tools. We’re here to think. To feel. To be good to each other”
John Dufresne

Richard P. Feynman
“Nobody ever figures out what life is all about, and it doesn't matter. Explore the world. Nearly everything is really interesting if you go into it deeply enough.”
Richard P. Feynman

Paul Theroux
“Anything is possible on a train: a great meal, a binge, a visit from card players, an intrigue, a good night's sleep, and strangers' monologues framed like Russian short stories.”
Paul Theroux, The Great Railway Bazaar

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