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Kirsten Kirsten said: " I can already tell I'm going to love this book, although I feel like I'm lugging a bowling ball around in my purse. "

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"Putting it aside for now, since it's too heavy to fit in my suitcase! It's wonderful, though, and I'm going to pick it right back up when I return." Mar 22, 2011 11:17AM

 
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Howards End by E.M. Forster
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Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
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