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Legacy of Ashes by Tim Weiner
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Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
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The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
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The feeling of being on the edge of a cliff looking out into the absolute vastness and terror and unfathomable depths of the ocean. Profound and yet also crystal clear. War and peace was a beautiful book that brought me through my year of travelling ...more
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What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami
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Beautiful book that provides reflections on life as a whole, not just running. I was going through a tough time at work and this book helped me get through it. I guess marathons and work have a lot in common.
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
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A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines
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The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob
I think there's more to it. Like how everyone is "sleepwalking" through life, ignoring the reality of the pain their facing and just doing the motions. And figuring out at the end how to "dance" through the pain (partially acceptance / family / lo... See Full Answer
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The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob
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This book does an amazing job of connecting pain and beauty that is in all of our relationships and lives. The good and the bad, and sometimes, how the most beautiful moments can emerge from the most painful ones. The bond between the "family", the ...more
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Jerry Spinelli
“She was elusive. She was today. She was tomorrow. She was the faintest scent of a cactus flower, the flitting shadow of an elf owl. We did not know what to make of her. In our minds we tried to pin her to a cork board like a butterfly, but the pin merely went through and away she flew.”
Jerry Spinelli, Stargirl

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