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Voices in Our Blood: America's Best on the Civil Rights Movement
Jon Meacham
Shelby Foote: A Writer's Life
C. Stuart Chapman
Mindfulness and Acceptance: Expanding the Cognitive-Behavioral Tradition
Steven C. Hayes, Victoria M. Follette, Marsha M. Linehan
Washington: A Life
Ron Chernow
Hero: The Life and Legend of Lawrence of Arabia
Michael Korda
The 13th Sign
Kristin O'Donnell Tubb
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BookLikes Reading Challenge: lanewillson wants to read 45 books in 2013.
lanewillson has read 40 book(s) out of 45 books in
2013 Reading Challenge
September 2013
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August 2013
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reviewed: The Fire Next Time
Baldwin offers no place to hide for anyone, black or white, and does so in a style that is so mesmerizing the reader can not ...
The Fire Next Time - James Baldwin
reviewed: The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family
To me paradox is that place where the desires, logic and understandings of man intersect with the illogical, infinite, and di...
The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family - Josh Hanagarne
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July 2013
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reviewed: The Vatican Diaries: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Power, Personalities and Politics at the Heart of the Catholic Church
I have virtually no idea why I chose to read this book, and a very clear idea about why I wish I had not.
The Vatican Diaries: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Power, Personalities, and Politics at the Heart of the Catholic Church - John Thavis
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July 2013
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reviewed: American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History
Disturbing in every aspect, I found myself horrified that ours is a world that so greatly needs the talents, and expertise of...
American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History - Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice, John Pruden
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July 2013
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July 2013
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reviewed: John Quincy Adams
Are You Smelling What I’m Stepping In?Thanks to the blessing I have of working in the Young Adult Program with addicts 18 to ...
John Quincy Adams - Harlow Giles Unger
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July 2013
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July 2013
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reviewed: Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Wicked Bestiary
The story of The Crow and the Lamb was an incredible story, but the remainder of the book was dull at best. The only thing th...
Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary - David Sedaris, Ian Falconer
reviewed: Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
Now this is the David Sedaris I've enjoyed so much! It's rare for me to read a writer's work back to back. Normally my attent...
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls - David Sedaris
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June 2013
28
reviewed: Coolidge
“The only thing we have to fear is, fear itself.” -“The buck stops here!” - “ Ich bin ein Berliner!” –“ Tear down this wall...
Coolidge - Amity Shlaes
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June 2013
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reviewed: Dad Is Fat
Having long been a fan of Jim Gaffigan’s stand-up, I could not wait to read his first adventure into the realm of literature....
Dad Is Fat - Jim Gaffigan
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June 2013
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June 2013
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reviewed: Under the Banner of Heaven
A friend recommended this book, and it was a quick read much in the same way a walk through a graveyard is a sprint. It was ...
Under the Banner of Heaven - Lambert M. Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow
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June 2013
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reviewed: the man that saved the union ulysses grant in war and peace
I don’t recall why I chose to read H.W. Brands’ The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses Grant in War and Peace, other than Grant...
the man that saved the union ulysses grant in war and peace - H.W. Brands
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May 2013
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reviewed: This Time Together: Laughter and Reflection
This book was great fun to read, but I highly recommend listening to the audio-book version recorded by Ms. Burnett herself. ...
This Time Together: Laughter and Reflection - Carol Burnett
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May 2013
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reviewed: C. S. Lewis A Life
After reading C.S. Lewis: A Life: Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet by Alister E. McGrath I feel a bit like I actually know...
C. S. Lewis: A Life: Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet - Alister E. McGrath
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