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Saved: How I Quit Worrying About Money and Became the Richest Guy in the World
3.33
it was amazing
Could there really be people in the 21st century who don't need money to live? If so, how do they do it, and why? What do they know that the rest of u ...more
Jun 15, 2013
Jun 16, 2013
 
Maxed Out: American Moms on the Brink
3.81
really liked it
Working Moms, You're Not Alone This book is for every mother who ever wondered why she seemed to be in charge of everything, and felt so very, very al ...more
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Aug 01, 2013
 
Baffled by Love: Stories of the Lasting Impact of Childhood Trauma Inflicted by Loved Ones
4.69
it was amazing
Another great author coming out of She Writes Press!

Part professional case study, part personal memoir, Baffled by Love is a compassionate and honest
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May 30, 2017
 
Pennies from Hell
4.00
really liked it
Feeling Lucky?
This slapstick with heart invites affection for its loyal, charming, off-the-cuff characters.
The merry band of misfits in D. L. William
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Aug 27, 2013
 
My Brother's Name
3.76
really liked it
Who Made Who? ForeWord Review — Fall 2013
 

Intriguing premise and deeply involved relationships between characters open a new perspective on self and g
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Sep 03, 2013
 
Don't Tell Me Your Wife Likes It: Writing and Publishing a First Novel
3.00
liked it
Don't call us; we'll call you.
Think it’s easy to publish a book? Think again. Intelligent and outspoken, Ronald C. Gordon uses snarky humor to explai
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Jul 05, 2013
 
Charlie and the Ice Dragon: The Secret Realm
4.00
really liked it
Ice Dragon for a Hot Summer Day
In this grand romp through the realm of dragons, griffins, and unicorns, Gary R. J. Hopkins brings to life a ten-year-
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Jun 25, 2013
 
John Smith - Last Known Survivor of the Microsoft Wars
3.68
liked it
Futuristic History Lessons  “Beginnings, no matter how important they are, get forgotten,” writes Roland Hughes in this far-reaching inquiry into mank ...more
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Sep 26, 2013
 
Overcome: Burned, Blinded, and Blessed
4.37
it was amazing
I grew up in the Vermont hills where Carmen Blandin Tarleton suffered at the hands of her husband and recovered in the hands of a tight-knit rural com ...more
May 11, 2013
May 14, 2013
 
The Girl on the Balcony
4.50
really liked it
Romeo and Juliet, 21st-century-style
Tom Cruise has nothing on Matt Steele, the sexy action-movie star at the center of The Girl on the Balcony. Matt
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Jun 25, 2013
 
Witness to the Dark: My Daughter's Troubled Times. A Comedy of Emotions.
4.13
really liked it
Bob Larsted isn’t the type of person who works out his problems in public. He had always made a point of “avoiding speaking in public—or to anyone for ...more
Mar 2013
Mar 19, 2013
 
A Simple Soul
4.17
liked it
Intricate, Cerebral, and very, very Russian


A Simple Soul is anything but simple. As with matryoshka nesting dolls, Russian author Vadim Babenko fits
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Sep 23, 2013
 
Raven's Promise
3.00
liked it
The Powerful Magic of Childhood
Three intrepid, resilient kids learn to harness the elements and save themselves in this appealing fantasy for childre
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Jul 11, 2013
 
Field of Gourds: A Guide to Intellectual Rebellion
3.74
really liked it
Use Your Gourd Field of Gourds
A Guide to Intellectual Rebellion
 

A crop of intellectual odds and ends amounts to an engaging, challenging field of idea
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Jul 22, 2013
 
Grid City Overload
4.38
it was amazing
Information overload. Living in 2013, we know what that’s like: smartphones, Facebook, news feeds, YouTube, and Twitter all constantly compete for our ...more
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Mar 19, 2013
 
NOS4A2
4.06
it was amazing
NOS4A2: A Novel - Joe Hill

"Dinner!" calls my husband from the kitchen, way off in the distance.

"But, wait," I think, "I only have 30 more pages to rea
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Jun 09, 2013
Jun 09, 2013
 
The Not-So-Grim Folk Tales
3.62
it was amazing
In the Enchanted Forest, everything is magical, the animals never eat each other, and a talking frog might really be a prince. Be forewarned, however, ...more
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Mar 19, 2013
 
Successful Tails: The Wonders of Therapy Dogs
4.25
really liked it
Healers come in many forms. Some wear white coats, other have wagging tails. Many of the latter are celebrated by Patricia H. Wheeler in this upliftin ...more
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Mar 19, 2013
 
Past Tense: 365 Daily Tools for Putting Stress Behind You-for Good!
4.30
really liked it
Easing the tension, day by day
Whether it’s a demanding work load, an exasperating relationship, or simply getting dinner on the table, there are tool
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Jul 05, 2013
 
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
3.99
it was amazing
What do you remember? How old were you when you first realized there was no safety net? When your parents' faults started to come clear and the things ...more
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Jun 23, 2013
 
The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga
3.86
liked it
Radical Russia For an intentional hermit, wilderness trekker Sylvain Tesson has a surprising amount of company during his six-month retreat in Siberia ...more
not set
Sep 07, 2013
 
Far Far Away
3.88
liked it
Too Far Away I think I like my fairy tales a little darker.
 
Tom McNeal's Far, Far Away has elements I adored, like the ghostly presence of one of the
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Jun 21, 2013
 
We Need New Names
3.72
really liked it
The Importance of Voice Reviewed by Sheila Trask for Readers' Favorite A sad and beautiful coming-of-age story of a child and her country, NoViolet Bu ...more
not set
Sep 23, 2013
 
Stoneport
4.00
it was amazing
“Wind and water and shoreline can’t be changed. We have to work with the elements as they are.” So writes longtime Buddhist practitioner and social wo ...more
Jan 2013
Mar 19, 2013
 
Coming Clean
3.93
really liked it
By Any Other Name Kimberly Rae Miller's courageous memoir shows how much addictive family systems have in common, regardless of the "substance" abused ...more
Sep 30, 2013
Sep 23, 2013
 
The Returned
3.30
really liked it
All Together Now Anyone who has ever lost a loved one has wondered: What would it be like if they were still alive? We always think in terms of the sp ...more
Jul 20, 2013
Jul 11, 2013
 
Sisterland
3.35
really liked it
Whose Story Is It? I took an instant dislike to Sisterland's narrator, Kate. The woman's a little uptight.
I know she's just trying to do the right thi
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Jul 08, 2013
Jun 23, 2013
 
Joyland
3.90
it was amazing
Go along for the ride  
How does he do it?
 
I expected Joyland to be a nostalgic, pulp-fiction throwback. I figured it would be a little creepy, set in
...more
Jul 20, 2013
Jul 05, 2013
 
Buddha Speaks: To the Buddha Nature Within
3.67
really liked it
When I opened Rashmi Khilnani’s latest book, Buddha Speaks, the first thing I realized was that Khilnani received these messages by channeling the Bud ...more
Mar 2013
Apr 06, 2013
 
Flight Behavior
3.77
really liked it
I was enchanted by the beginning of this book, and hopeful that it wouldn't become too heavy-handed with the environmental themes. No such luck. (FWIW ...more
Apr 14, 2013
Mar 23, 2013
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