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Girl in the Shadows
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"I’m listening to this one when I’m at the gym." May 22, 2019 10:55AM

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
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Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
"I really enjoyed reading about the writing process. So many times during the book, I thought about how the same thoughts and struggles that a writer might have might apply to just about anything difficult we set out to accomplish. Interestingly en..." Read more of this review »
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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
"Despite the slowish start, I loved everything else about this one. My favorite read this year."
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“Reading is escape, and the opposite of escape; it's a way to make contact with reality after a day of making things up, and it's a way of making contact with someone else's imagination after a day that's all too real.”
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“For me, literacy means freedom. For the individual and for society.”
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