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Wrong Side of the Wall: The Life of Blackie Schwamb, the Greatest Prison Baseball Player of All Time
3.94
it was amazing
When reading nonfiction, it's not too often that I stop to marvel at the beautiful writing. This is really beautifully written.
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Into the Beautiful North
3.76
it was amazing
One of the most thought-provoking, human books on immigration. Beautifully written.
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Partly Cloudy Patriot
3.88
really liked it
Sarah Vowell makes smart cool. I love that about her.
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Sep 15, 2011
 
Myths and Legends of the Pacific Northwest
3.39
really liked it
This book is a reprinting of Katharine Berry Judson's 1910 compilation of myths. And while these are invaluable, they would benefit from more than the ...more
Mar 03, 2013
Mar 02, 2013
 
The Last Werewolf (The Last Werewolf, #1)
3.47
liked it
An obviously skilled writer who manages to keep things from veering into the cliche more often than not, but occasionally...

Exceptional and unusual d
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Aug 28, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
 
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
3.99
really liked it
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Jul 27, 2013
Jul 04, 2013
 
The Secret History
4.08
really liked it
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Aug 13, 2015
 
Jeremy Thrane
3.52
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
3.82
it was amazing
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Jan 23, 2014
 
Assassination Vacation
3.98
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
4.23
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Beekeeper's Apprentice (Mary Russell, #1)
4.07
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year
4.19
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
Truth and Beauty
3.94
it was amazing
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Epicure's Lament
3.74
really liked it
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Mar 30, 2012
 
Behind the Scenes at the Museum
3.95
it was amazing
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Aug 13, 2015
 
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
4.15
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May 03, 2016
 
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster
4.13
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea
4.08
really liked it
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Mar 16, 2013
 
In the Drink
3.22
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Great Man
3.49
it was amazing
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Feb 13, 2013
 
A Short History of Nearly Everything
4.20
it was amazing
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Mar 30, 2012
Jan 06, 2012
 
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
3.83
really liked it
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Sep 15, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
 
In a Sunburned Country
4.06
liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
Run
3.55
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
The Monsters of Templeton
3.59
really liked it
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Feb 13, 2013
 
People of the Book
4.01
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Jan 21, 2016
 
The Wordy Shipmates
3.66
it was amazing
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Sep 15, 2011
 
The Magician's Assistant
3.65
liked it
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Jun 11, 2013
 
Driftless
3.88
really liked it
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Aug 13, 2015
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