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Jeannette Rankin by Trish Marx
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A simple picture book that details the life of Jeannette Rankin, the first woman elected to Congress and the only dissenting vote for the US entering World War II. The prose is written in free verse for easy reading and illustrated pictures on each o ...more
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Franklin Pierce by John DiConsiglio
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A competently written biography of one of the lesser known and unpopular presidents. Focuses primarily on the circumstances of his presidency and well known figures surrounding it (Stephen Douglas, Harriet Beecher Stowe, etc.). No primary sources exc ...more
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Thanks for the Trouble by Tommy Wallach
Thanks for the Trouble
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While well written, the Manic Pixie Dream Girl wish fulfillment of this was too overwhelming to make it enjoyable. Only read if you want 60,000 words of this:

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Broken Circle by J.L. Powers
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Interesting concept with a very flawed execution. Adam Jones is one of the few humans tasked to ferry souls over to the other side, guiding them through their personal Limbos. He is sent to a special school that advocates a "jack of all trades, maste ...more
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