J.W. Martin

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Secrets of Retail

3.33 avg rating — 114 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Living Legend

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Top 5 Authors – F, G, H, I, & J

Top 5 Tuesday is created by the always prolific Shanah, the Bionic Book Worm, and this week we’re talking about favourite authors F through J. This one was even tougher than last week. If this theme has made me realize anything, it’s that I jump around from author to author A LOT. There aren’t very many that I’ve read deep into, and some are being put on these lists based off of a single book, or

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“There is no greater plague to an introvert than the extrovert.”
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message 1: by Dale (last edited Jul 19, 2014 05:53PM)

Dale Thele J.W., thank you for accepting my friend request.
I've downloaded and look forward to reading: Secrets of Retail.
Wishing you the very best!


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