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Azure Maris by Bridgette ní Brian
Azure Maris
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Although I'm not a big fantasy fan, I really enjoyed this book. Bridgette, through this fantasy, challenges the American brand of Christianity. One character claims the American church is no more than the sanctified version of the American dream. She ...more
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Azure Maris by Bridgette ní Brian
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Although I'm not a big fantasy fan, I really enjoyed this book. Bridgette, through this fantasy, challenges the American brand of Christianity. One character claims the American church is no more than the sanctified version of the American dream. She ...more
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Count All Her Bones by April Henry
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A satisfying sequel to Girl Stolen. I was pleased to read another novel about Cheyenne and Griffin.
April is simply one of the best YA mystery writers out there.
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Girl, Stolen by April Henry
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An excellent mystery by arguably one of the best YA mystery writers of our time. Cheyenne is a teen who lost her sight three years prior when she got hit by a car. A teen stole her stepmother's car while she was in it. Cheyenne is also the daughter o ...more
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Run, Hide, Fight Back by April Henry
Run, Hide, Fight Back
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The book contains intrigue, and it kept me turning the pages. A group of right wing terrorists take over a mall and start shooting people. While I liked Miranda and Parker, I wished the book would have given them more of a personal struggle to resolv ...more
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The book contains intrigue, and it kept me turning the pages. A group of right wing terrorists take over a mall and start shooting people. While I liked Miranda and Parker, I wished the book would have given them more of a personal struggle to resolv ...more
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The Diary of a Country Priest by Georges Bernanos
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Je l'ai lu en francais. Une bonne, mais triste histoire.
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Neil Gaiman
“Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”
Neil Gaiman, The Kindly Ones

Mark Twain
“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.”
Mark Twain, Following the Equator: A Journey Around the World

Lao Tzu
“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”
Lao Tzu

Gustave Flaubert
“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.”
Gustave Flaubert

Stephen King
“Come to the book as you would come to an unexplored land. Come without a map. Explore it and draw your own map.”
Stephen King, Hearts in Atlantis

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