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"I loved this, due in no small part to the fact that I was heavily involved in a similar enterprise back in the 1990s. Sue's book explains far better than I can why small-scale FM radio becomes almost addictive; the shared sense of purpose, the fri..." Read more of this review »
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This had all the components of an endearing thriller but it lacked sufficient balance between them.

The book starts off with promise, revealing the titular character who is a tough old bird and a white collar crook. It isn't immediately apparent but y
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This was a rather uplifting how-to guide about writing for teenagers. Not only does Myers offer the expected tips and encouragement for prospective authors, he clearly addresses a target audience of disaffected youths looking for an outlet for their ...more
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