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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? by Mindy Kaling
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The Immortalists by Chloe  Benjamin
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Abandoned. So bad. All downhill from the title. I'm not convinced the editor read it, as a younger brother has become an older brother by the end of the book.
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How to Cook Everything Vegetarian by Mark Bittman
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Promises to be my new favorite, maybe nudging out the earlier edition, which is the book that got me to enjoy cooking and not just eating. Love the layout, the wealth of information and options, and this one has photographs. I just buy whatever looks ...more
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The Dr. Sears T5 Wellness Plan by William Sears
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Abandoned. Though I relied heavily on Sears for baby-raising, this book is a disappointment. So many better books out there. Read Michael Greger, Dean Ornish, Caldwell Esselstyn, T. Colin Campbell, Neal Barnard instead.
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Bizarre Romance by Audrey Niffenegger
Bizarre Romance
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I like the cover and title, and I just discovered that the cover art is Niffenegger's, not Campbell's, though the book is illustrated by Campbell. It's the one illustration that stood out to me and the reason I picked up the book in the first place. ...more
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal
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Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
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Not what I thought it would be--a scientist's memoir about her experiences studying the natural world, working in academia, and work in and around a lab in Hawaii. That's what I thought it would be, but it's not. I did enjoy reading the parts of the ...more
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David Foster Wallace
“I do things like get in a taxi and say, "The library, and step on it.”
David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest

Franz Kafka
“A book must be the axe for the frozen sea within us.”
Franz Kafka

Victor Hugo
“Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.”
Victor Hugo

Louise Erdrich
“What happens when you let an unsatisfactory present go on long enough? It becomes your entire history.”
Louise Erdrich, The Plague of Doves

Ralph Waldo Emerson
“My book should smell of pines and resound with the hum of insects.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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