Lisa Vegan
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Lisa Vegan and 25 other people liked Carmen's review of Doctor Daddy:
Doctor Daddy by Jacqueline Diamond
""We had different goals, you'll recall. But I didn't see why we couldn't just have a good time while it lasted."

"For a man who's had a lot of relationships, you sure don't understand them," Jane observed.

Now, there's two ways you can write an assh..." Read more of this review »
The Most Evil Women in History by Shelley Klein
"Yes, this book contains a mighty evil bunch of nasty, rotten women! I had heard of 10 of the 15 women profiled here (Lizzie Borden, Audrey Marie Hilley, Valeria Messalina, Agrippina the Younger, Catherine the Great, Elena Ceaucescu, Mary Ann Cotto..." Read more of this review »
Lost Horizon by James Hilton
"I read this when I was a teenager, on my father's recommendation, and it has haunted me all these years. It fired my imagination and has remained one of my all-time favorite books.
Well, I just read this book a..." Read more of this review »
Asterix chez les Helvètes by René Goscinny
"Now what exactly makes the Asterix Comics so fun, what makes them such treasures and such successful satires, and what makes even their often constant "political incorrectness" both acceptable and generally laugh out loud hilarious? For one (and v..." Read more of this review »
Lisa Vegan made a comment on her status
" Thanks, Laura. I did put it on reserve.

I also really want to read The Nix. That one might be a good buddy read for us, but I can't read that one unti
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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
" Melki wrote: "Lisa wrote: "Melki, You've read this before, right?"

Yes, in 1987. Rereading for next month's book club."

I read it in the 80s too and rer
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Red Sings from Treetops by Joyce Sidman
" Manybooks wrote: "Well, I loved the poetry but really did not like the illustrations all that much if at all."

Well I read it 8-1/2 years ago and don't
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The Full Cupboard of Life by Alexander McCall Smith
" "So if you tried the first and weren't crazy about it, please also try the second: Tears of the Giraffe. This is one of those rare series that actuall ...more "
Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton
" Caroline wrote: "It would be pretty terrible if it didn't, in my opinion. Also, I'm sure that those who have been faithfully reading this series are e ...more "
Lisa Vegan added a status update: I don't know what book to read next. I have 2 library books at home, The Magpie Murders and Homegoing, but I'm not sure I'm in the mood for either. I might take a look at my owned not yet read books and might even consider a reread. *sigh*
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Gail Honeyman
“When the silence and the aloneness press down and around me, crushing me, carving through me like ice, I need to speak aloud sometimes, if only for proof of life.”
Gail Honeyman, Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Michelle Richmond
“History is made not of facts set in stone but of the stories we tell.”
Michelle Richmond, Golden State

Anaïs Nin
“Introspection does not need to be a still life. It can be an active alchemy.”
Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934

Fredrik Backman
“Never trust people who don't have something in their lives that they love beyond all reason.”
Fredrik Backman, Beartown

Morgan Llywelyn
“We never fully appreciate today until tomorrow.”
Morgan Llywelyn, The Greener Shore: A Novel of the Druids of Hibernia

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