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Half Broke Horses
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Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
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Houston, We Have a Narrative by Randy Olson
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I like the opening chapters where Olson explains how 4,000 years of storytelling traditions impact human behavior and learning. The middle section of the book gets very technical, though, and written to persuade scientists to adopt a different approa ...more
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The Human Comedy by William Saroyan
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The Horror Writers Association Presents Peter Straub's Ghosts by Peter Straub
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A great anthology of weird, unsettling, and terrifying ghost stories. Some stores are quiet and focus more on mood, while others are gory, fast-paced, and real screamers. I enjoyed reading most of these stories, except for "Mamma Ghost" by Alan Rodge ...more
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