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When We Were Brave
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Unlike Manhattan, where I had to rely on storefront windows to distinguish the seasons, in the Finger Lakes everything was left to nature.
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When We Were Brave by Karla  M. Jay
When We Were Brave
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
"I loved the storyline and plot of this book. It did not need to be 771 pages."
Art Before Breakfast by Danny Gregory
"Not what I expected. This is a book that encourages you to create art everyday via drawing/sketching. Later in the book, other art mediums are introduced for you to enhance your drawings. I thought it was going to be more about unleashing the crea..." Read more of this review »
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
"A book that definitely made you think. It would be quite devastating if women were subjected to the type of punishment displayed in this book. Women treated like cattle just for the sole purpose of being bred for the higher class. I wished there w..." Read more of this review »
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A Divided Loyalty by Charles Todd
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The Painted Castle by Kristy Cambron
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Again, late to the party? So it would seem. This third and final book of author Kristy Cambron's "Lost Castle" series was my own introduction to her exquisite writing. Her love for art and history is evident in the lush descriptive prose of the three ...more
Why Are We Yelling? by Buster Benson
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The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
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‘Every woman has to have something which singles her out, which catches the eye, which makes her the centre of attention.
This makes me smile to re-read, because I believe it is exactly what women who want to be desirable think in secret. They consider whether they have a good feature or particular charm, and they work on it. You can see models who know their best side, and actors who know how to ‘turn it on’. Of course, more seriously, it’s about selling yourself in a world which regards women as commodities.
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Erasmus
“When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.”
Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus

William Shakespeare
“My bounty is as boundless as the sea,
My love as deep; the more I give to thee,
The more I have, for both are infinite.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Mark Twain
“Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.”
Mark Twain

Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
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