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To Sir, With Love by E.R. Braithwaite
"Most of us have seen the movie of To Sir, With Love. I too, but years and years ago. Sidney Poitier shines as he plays E.R. (Rick) Braithwaite, the black teacher of a class of white streetwise, ruffian youngsters, seniors in an East End London sec..." Read more of this review »
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Henry Ward Beecher
“Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?”
Henry Ward Beecherr

Voltaire
“Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.”
Voltaire

Albert Camus
“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow
Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead
Walk beside me… just be my friend”
Albert Camus

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
Jorge Luis Borges

Kingsley Amis
“If you can't annoy somebody, there is little point in writing.”
Kingsley Amis, Lucky Jim

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This group is for word lovers and has topics both serious (grammatical questions and concerns) and not so serious (word play and word games of all sor ...more
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(Est. Feb 14, 2008) More than a reading group of women but a place for honest, respectful, intelligent conversations led by adult women. Discussions a ...more
8896 Every one's Choice — 168 members — last activity May 07, 2019 07:13AM
A nice and comfortable place with no pressure and all are relaxed. Everyone gets a chance to request their fave book. All get involved. Each month eve ...more
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