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The Crossings by Barry Kienzle
The Crossings
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The Crossings by Barry Kienzle captures the fearless spirit of adventure of Georgie Martin, a 13 year old boy whose family falls on hard times in northern Kentucky during the 1930's. Georgie escapes by freighthopping a train to Louisiana, despite a ...more
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In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
"In Cold Blood by Truman Capote was described by its author as a non-fiction novel.

The novel was first published in 1965 and at the time this style of writing, perhaps even the template for a new genre, was fresh and new and bold. Almost 50 years..." Read more of this review »
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In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
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"In Cold Blood" by Truman Capote retells events surrounding the horrific 1959 murder of four members of the Clutter family in the sleepy farm town of Holcomb, Kansas. It’s well-written and riveting. Capote takes on the daunting task of presenting the ...more
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Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger
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There is a wonderful sense of accomplishment in reading a story in one sitting, as well as the anticipation that another awaits. For this reason alone, I enjoyed reading Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger. Moreover, short story writing is an art form, and ...more
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Gang Leader for a Day by Sudhir Venkatesh
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I came across this book on a shelf at home, uncertain whether it arrived as one of my kids’ sociology assignments or from a passing fascination with city life and graffiti...regardless, I read “Gang Leader For A Day” with great interest and ...more
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Notes from the Midnight Driver by Jordan Sonnenblick
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My son read this book in High School and it was kicking around the house so I decided to read it myself. It's a cute story about a snarky young man who found himself in some trouble and faced with community service at a nursing home. Through the ...more
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