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Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
Leonardo da Vinci
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I absolutely commend Isaacson for writing this book. He transformed himself from a historian to an art critic. I can only imagine how much he had to learn to bring this biography to life-- because it's not just da Vinci's life, but his technique in a ...more
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Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
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The cover of this book makes it look like it's going to be a slog of a read, but one of the themes of this book is to not let appearances deceive you, and the same applies to the cover. This is an immensely readable book as Atwood takes you through G ...more
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News of the World by Paulette Jiles
News of the World
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Absolutely inhaled this book. For one thing, Captain Kidd, the protagonist, leads a nomadic life going from town to town to read the news of the world to each’s inhabitants. Obviously, my kind of man. Then he asked to return a young girl, who had bee ...more
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Mathew Brady by Robert Woodrow Wilson
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While this book has its interesting moments (especially about the Macbeth class riots in NY about how Shakespeare's work should be portrayed), it was a stilted and dry read. There's not much personal information known about Brady, so much is speculat ...more
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“There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women."

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