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Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
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The Princess and the Hound by Mette Ivie Harrison
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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondō
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Just finished reading this new bestseller after hearing about it in the Wall Street Journal and I gotta say, I can't decide whether the author is completely nuts or totally brilliant. It's a self-help book about learning a new way to combat clutter i ...more
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Fascinating Womanhood by Helen B. Andelin
" Julie wrote: "Amanda... I LOVE this book and I am looking for a copy-- but I want one of the original, white hard-backs like my mom had. When I was a ...more "
As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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This book was pure enjoyment. I am a fan of the movie, of course, so reading about Cary's (the character "Westley") experience with it was both fascinating and hilarious. He exudes just the right amount of humility and coolness which makes him even m ...more
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Bombshell by David Stenn
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This book quite engrossed me. Jean Harlow was NOTHING like the characters she played on screen. Her life is endlessly fascinating to me now simply because it was so unusual and mysterious. David Stenn does a great job covering every known aspect of h ...more
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Women Who Make the World Worse by Kate O'Beirne
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Only two stars for being a particularly difficult read.

Very interesting book, however.

I am not as educated as I'd like to be on modern feminists views, so I picked up this book in order to learn some stuff.

This is basically an informative book wri
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Robert Browning
“Best be yourself, imperial, plain, and true.”
Robert Browning

“There can be no happiness equal to the joy of finding a heart that understands.”
Victor Robinson

Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
“But oh! the blessing it is to have a friend to whom one can speak fearlessly on any subject; with whom one's deepest as well as one's most foolish thoughts come out simply and safely. Oh, the comfort - the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person - having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together; certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and then with the breath of kindness blow the rest away.”
Dinah Craik, A Life for a Life

Orson Scott Card
“One mind can think only of its own questions; it rarely surprises itself.”
Orson Scott Card, Ender's Shadow

John Lennon
“When I was about twelve I used to think I must be a genius, but nobody's noticed. If there is such a thing as a genius, I am one, and if there isn't I don't care.”
John Lennon

14712 The everyone on Goodreads group — 314 members — last activity Aug 19, 2010 08:05AM
this is an unofficial group. join if you have a goodreads, invite every single one of ur friends, and you can talk about anything. force ur friends to ...more
16835 Qustions about Momons and Latter-day Saints or want to help me answer questions? Join. — 17 members — last activity Jun 08, 2010 03:14PM
This group is for people with questions about mormons and the LDS Church of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who will help m ...more
155144 Silver Screen Book Club — 246 members — last activity Jul 20, 2019 12:56PM
For anyone interested in black and white movies, actors from the dawn of film through the 1960s, or the culture of the era, this is the book club for ...more
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