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Carin Siegfried

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Like an awful lot of celebrities, especially ones in the performing arts, Retta didn't start out fabulous. But I was surprised by her background. Her parents are immigrants from Africa, and she's a first-generation American. She grew up in Northern New Jersey, not far from where I live now. And she worked very hard in school, and despite things being strict at home (and despite there being at... Read more of this blog post »
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Isn't it great when you read a book and your biggest complaint is that it was too short? That's also a problem when reading ebooks on my iPad I find--sometimes the end sneaks up on me.

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When I started this job last year, this book jumped out at me, but I didn't have time to read it just then. But when I went to Antarctica myself over the holidays, you better believe I made time!

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Shelley Tougas writes such believable kids, it's impressive and yet, because she' so great at it, I think it's an overlooked skill. The most highly skilled people make the hard work look easy.

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so funny! I gave it to a friend at a baby shower. You know, child labor isn't illegal as long as you don't pay them.
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I broke one of my own rules and I regretted it. I try not to read series until they are all available. I hate waiting between books, I have a terrible memory, and then sometimes, like with this one, the book really feels incomplete and like a preambl ...more
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“Road to hell paved in unbought stuffed dogs. Not my fault.”
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Friedrich Nietzsche
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I love mankind ... it's people I can't stand!!
I love mankind ... it's people I can't stand!!”
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