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The Signature of All Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143125846
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Published: Penguin Books - June 24th, 2014

I will always be grateful for books that keep me reading into the wee hours… In that regard, this one has my undying affection- wow!


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The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143125471
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Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014

If you have NOT read this yet, well, you must. Sport, history, wonderful real-life characters amd terrific writing!


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Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307949332
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Published: Vintage Books - July 10th, 2012

Advice that is Art! I rarely read “self-help” but EVERYONE should read this!


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The Curve of Time Cover Image
By M. Blanchet, Timothy Egan (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781770500372
Availability: Special Order
Published: Whitecap Books - April 11th, 2011

One of my favorite books of all time! The cover and sub-title kind of say it all. You will want to go there yourself.


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A Beautiful Place to Die Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416586210
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Published: Washington Square Press - October 20th, 2009

I think I am now officially a mystery fan - if they can all be THIS GOOD! And on another level, it's a powerful portrayal of the complex racial tensions in Southern Africa. Brilliant!


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The Madonnas of Leningrad Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060825317
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 20th, 2007

Imagine memorizing every painting in a world class museum. I loved this book by Seattle author Debra Dean.


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The Green Glass Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670061341
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Viking Books - October 19th, 2006

This wonderful story is set in the secret town of Los Alamos, New Mexico where all of the parents are working hard on a secret "gadget" that will win the war. Davey is a budding scientist herself, unaware of how everything is about to change. . . .


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The Sea of Trolls Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780689867460
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Published: Simon Pulse - May 2006

Beowulf for kids. Or anyone. Nancy Farmer has done it again with this terrific adventure. Read it aloud!