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Flight
3.90
it was amazing
Wow, this is amazing.

So, I picked this book up during a two/three hour layover in Chicago. I finished it 30 minutes after take off.

A coming age of nov
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Jun 2007
Jun 10, 2007
 
Einstein's Dreams
4.08
it was amazing
I often keep thinking about the different presentations of time the this books reveals. It starts with Einstein, but really is about our capacity to i ...more
Jan 2006
Apr 19, 2007
 
Raising Blaze : Bringing Up an Extraordinary Son in an Ordinary World
3.78
liked it
If you want to dive into the world of special education, unusual children, and the public school system, this book is interesting. It's even interesti ...more
Jul 2007
Jul 03, 2007
 
Reservation Blues
3.98
really liked it
This was the third book I read in a Sherman Alexie kick (1st-Flight, 2nd- The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven). Though I enjoyed the first ...more
Jun 2007
Jun 16, 2007
 
Between Heaven and Earth: The Religious Worlds People Make and the Scholars Who Study Them
4.23
it was amazing
Through Catholic experiences of the world, Orsi provides a new perspetive about methodological questions of the study of religion. He examines the pla ...more
May 2007
Apr 19, 2007
 
1984
4.15
really liked it
I finally finished 1984 and now I know I should read this a long time ago. In line with my recent completion of Brave New World, I'm looking for other ...more
Jun 2007
Apr 19, 2007
 
The Children's Hospital
3.58
it was amazing
"It takes four angels to oversee an apocalypse..."
Add the literal meaning of the title and you have an plot I've never seen elsewhere, except for mayb
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Jan 2007
Apr 19, 2007
 
Heart of Darkness
3.42
liked it
I can only say that I wish I had read Heart of Darkness, when I was in school.
Jan 2006
Jul 01, 2007
 
The Secret Life of Bees
4.02
liked it
A quick, but compelling read. Coming of age novel. great for airplanes.
not set
May 29, 2007
 
The Ascetic Imperative in Culture and Criticism
2.75
really liked it
My thesis is what happens when you put all of his ideas into one book.
not set
Apr 19, 2007
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