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" Donna wrote: "Thanks, Carmen. I’ve enjoyed listening to the audiobook quite a bit. It was brave of her to reveal so much of herself in it."

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Obsidian is finished with The Happiness Project: Not bad, but honestly think that there should have been more scenes between the three women. Also think that Kate just let her old friend walk all over her too much. That story-line left me unsatisfied.
Beyond the Looking Glass by Jonathan Cott
"In sum: There are many good stories available besides the traditional ones (for example Grimm), Perrault, Andersen, and Wilde. The scholars who repeat the myth that all that children could read would didactic tales need to become more widely read...." Read more of this review »
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" Kandice wrote: "I should probably have given it more than three stars, but I hated everyone in it! Great review."

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Horrible little book. Actually very disgusting and filled with cruelty and horror. Not a romance by any stretch of the imagination, not sure why people classify it as such.

If you have any affection for dogs, probably not the best book to read.

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Roald Dahl
“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”
Roald Dahl

William S. Burroughs
“Nobody owns life, but anyone who can pick up a frying pan owns death.”
William S. Burroughs

Eating and reading are two pleasures that combine admirably.
“Eating and reading are two pleasures that combine admirably.”
C.S. Lewis

Ayn Rand
“[Dean] “My dear fellow, who will let you?”

[Roark] “That’s not the point. The point is, who will stop me?”
Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead

E.E. Cummings
“To be nobody but
yourself in a world
which is doing its best day and night to make you like
everybody else means to fight the hardest battle
which any human being can fight and never stop fighting.”
e.e. cummings

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