Lauren

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Lauren .

https://www.instagram.com/end.notes
https://www.goodreads.com/lauren_w

The Gene: An Inti...
Rate this book
Clear rating

progress: 
 
  (24%)
20 hours, 31 min ago

 
Mouthful of Birds
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Poems of the Night
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
See all 5 books that Lauren is reading…
Book cover for Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI
(In 1923 alone, the tribe took in more than $30 million, the equivalent today of more than $400 million.) The Osage were considered the wealthiest people per capita in the world.
Mischenko and 2 other people liked this

Lauren ’s Recent Updates

Lauren is now following KenyanBibliophile's reviews
52592037
Lauren wants to read
Isabella Motadinyane by Isabella Motadinyane
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lauren is 24% done with The Gene
The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lauren rated a book it was amazing
Hands Washing Water by Chris Abani
Rate this book
Clear rating
"I cannot crawl into the tombs and cannot explain why. How do you say in my country they buried me alive for six months?...
Rabab tells me: We know how to build graves here. I nod. I know. It is the same all over Africa."

From Hanging in Egypt with Bre
...more
Lauren rated a book really liked it
Bad Blood by John Carreyrou
Rate this book
Clear rating
A fascinating and shocking read.
If you're not familiar with the Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes dumpster fire, it may be a good idea to read a little before jumping into the book by Carreyrou, the Wall Street Journal writer that "broke" this story of
...more
Lauren wants to read
Song for Night by Chris Abani
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lauren entered a giveaway
Horizon by Barry  Lopez
Horizon
by Barry Lopez (Goodreads Author)
10 copies available, ends on March 18, 2019 Enter to win »
Lauren wants to read
Rain by Mia Couto
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lauren started reading
Hands Washing Water by Chris Abani
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Lauren 's books…
Aldous Huxley
“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”
Aldous Huxley, Complete Essays 2, 1926-29

Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).”
Mark Twain

Mark Twain
“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”
Mark Twain

Henry James
“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.”
Henry James

Alan W. Watts
“The menu is not the meal.”
Alan Watts

152441 Book Riot's Read Harder Challenge — 18921 members — last activity 28 minutes ago
An annual reading challenge to to help you stretch your reading limits and explore new voices, worlds, and genres! The next challenge begins January 2 ...more
213993 Reading Envy Readers — 164 members — last activity Feb 14, 2019 10:17AM
For feedback on Reading Envy Podcast episodes, Reading Envy Readalong discussions, and general chatter about books we are envying!
819377 1Q84 Readalong — 14 members — last activity Dec 14, 2018 10:33AM
A place to discuss Haruki Murakami's 1Q84.
596 Audiobooks — 8716 members — last activity 1 hour, 1 min ago
Audio & audiobooks are getting more and more popular for commuters & those wanting to squeeze in another book or two a month while doing other activit ...more
5138 Literary journalism / creative nonfiction — 161 members — last activity Oct 30, 2016 06:00AM
An open group for discussion of any work that can be considered literary journalism, creative nonfiction, narrative journalism, docufiction...in short ...more
More of Lauren ’s groups…
Yyib badge
carol.
1,984 books | 420 friends

Cauchy09
231 books | 91 friends

Montzal...
6,221 books | 1,143 friends

Dianne
1,854 books | 573 friends

Erica
2,023 books | 139 friends

Sonja A...
1,256 books | 143 friends

Raquel
446 books | 103 friends

Susan
1,129 books | 154 friends

More friends…

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
1335 (0.5%)

correct:
953 (71.4%)

skipped:
1220 (47.7%)

15547 out of 2929279

streak:
1

best streak:
16

questions added:
31



Polls voted on by Lauren

Lists liked by Lauren