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The Love of My Youth by Mary Gordon
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Both protagonists were annoying beyond belief. Their conversation, after decades of being apart and a betrayal, was boring. No disguising the raging feminism in this one, not when the male protagonist has a target painted all over him. The Godlessnes ...more
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Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
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K-Pax by Gene Brewer
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I truly feel sorry for people who experience trauma and end up in mental wards, but more so if they end up in the hands of psychiatrists who practice something akin to witchcraft. I watched the movie K-Pax years ago, and it was mildly charming, so I ...more
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Safely Home by Randy Alcorn
Safely Home
by Randy Alcorn (Goodreads Author)
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Very rarely does a book actually change my perspective on something, but Safely Home has done exactly that. Not only enlightening, the novel makes me want to be a better person, to do more, and be more prepared.
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A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende
A Long Petal of the Sea
by Isabel Allende (Goodreads Author)
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An Old-Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott
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This is the first Alcott I've ever read, and I enjoyed her writing.
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Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
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A Good Fall by Ha Jin
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Ha Jin definitely captures the culture, tradition, and expectation clashes of Chinese immigrants in America. His writing isn't all that amazing, and the stories are rather simple, but adding those three elements is all it takes to make them interesti ...more
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Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
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Oh, Boredom, thy name is Heart of Darkness.
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The Rational Bible by Dennis Prager
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The long date range for reading this book is not accurate as I had to return it to the library and request it again. However, I did find that Mr. Prager's Genesis commentary did not draw me in quite like the one he wrote on Exodus which I could not p ...more
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Thomas Wolfe
“I have to see a thing a thousand times before I see it once.”
Thomas Wolfe, You Can't Go Home Again

Ingmar Bergman
“Only someone who is well prepared has the opportunity to improvise.”
Ingmar Bergman

Robert Nacke
“Life is beautiful gift all around you to feel cherish from your heart that will truly let you see it within”
Robert Nacke

Jason J. Black
“I am not here to compete in the war of words, I am here to nurture the future of stories.”
Jason J. Black

153704 Jewish Book Club — 488 members — last activity 8 hours, 47 min ago
Read & Discuss one Jewish book a month. The monthly reads will be chosen from both group suggestion, and from Best Seller lists. Books of all genres a ...more
50920 Beta Reader Group — 16114 members — last activity 4 minutes ago
A place to connect writers with Beta readers. Sometimes writers get so involved in the plot they can't see the wood for the trees. Hang on a sec'--tha ...more
190112 Judging Book Covers - ALL. DAY. LONG. — 1223 members — last activity Jun 22, 2019 09:55AM
Yeah, we judge books by their covers - So What!