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Now You See Me by S.J. Bolton
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This was good...so good that just today I borrowed several other books written by this author from the library.

A police procedural that involves a Jack the Ripper copy cat and a twist reminiscent of Shirley Jackson's We Have Always Lived in the Castl
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The Dark World Of Witches by Eric Maple
The Dark World Of Witches
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This was a random check-out from the library. I've always been intrigued by the Salem Witch Trials and so this seemed worthwhile.

Eric Maple has long since past, but his book which documents the history of witches and witch hunts and which is sprinkle
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Election by Tom Perrotta
“Maybe that's what we look for in the people we love, the spark of unhappiness we think we know how to extinguish.”
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Abandoned by Cody McFadyen
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3.5 bumped down to 3.

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I thought the writing was competent and the mystery was well done. And though I found the protagonist to be annoying at times, overall she came to life and felt fully flushed out. I also felt that the author tried to
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Lauren Bacall
“Let's face it: I want it all--just like you and everybody else. It may not be in the cards, but the prospect is so dazzling that I have to try.”
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Helen Hooven Santmyer
“In a way, looking back, it seemed a long, long time since she had been eighteen, but in another way her memories were so clear and vivid that it seemed like yesterday.”
Helen Hooven Santmyer

John Guare
“It's amazing how a little tomorrow can make up for a whole lot of yesterday.”
John Guare, Landscape of the Body

Friedrich Nietzsche
“No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

Johnny Cash
“All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love.”
Johnny Cash

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