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Amy rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
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Odd, little book that I'm still unsure what I think of it. The main character is a daft, clueless wimp for most of the book. I think he is good at his core, but I'm left with so many questions.
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
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Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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The Secret History by Donna Tartt
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I had forgotten that a read this book several years ago until coming across Tartt's new book, The Goldfinch. I remember The Secret History being brilliant at times and ponderous at other times. It would have benefited from a heavy handed editor. Donn...more
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Lighthouse Island by Paulette Jiles
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Interesting dystopian story. Not the usual genre from Paulette Jiles. Story was a bit confusing and dry at times, but I liked the main characters. The introduction of new characters and a side story about 300 pages in was jarring. Essential to the en...more
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Hidden by Helen Frost
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Read this one at the insistence of my 11 yr old daughter. Interesting YA book with more mature themes, but not inappropriate.
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The Splendour Falls by Susanna Kearsley
The Splendour Falls
by Susanna Kearsley (Goodreads Author)
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Suspenseful mystery. No elements of supernatural or fantasy as in other Kearsley books. Good plane or beach read.
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Allegiant by Veronica Roth
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Insurgent by Veronica Roth
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Divergent by Veronica Roth
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Ezra Pound
“Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.”
Ezra Pound

Harper Lee
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

Maya Angelou
“I am a Woman
Phenomenally.
Phenomenal Woman,
that's me.”
Maya Angelou

Abraham Lincoln
“If you look for the bad in people expecting to find it, you surely will.”
Abraham Lincoln

Anne Morrow Lindbergh
“One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.”
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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