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    I Just Read This - i am ozzy it wasn't a hard read but parts of it made me laugh and cry
    wotaloser wotaloser 36-40, M Aug 30, 2011

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    Fav Book - The curious incident of the dog in the night-time by Mark Haddon is beautifully depicted from the protagonist's narration, a kid with asperger's syndrome. It's a work of...
    DerelictSoul DerelictSoul 16-17 5 Responses Apr 3, 2009

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    The Human Riff - Keith Richards auto biography: Life. A really good and easy read with lots of good stories about the Stones and music.
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Sep 18, 2012

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    Anything - from the Dave Robicheaux books by author James Lee Burke. Robicheaux is a Louisiana detective -- aging, grizzled and showing it -- who takes on rich folks, the...
    Kathryn1985 Kathryn1985 26-30, F 4 Responses May 4, 2011

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    The Girl Who Played Go - "the girl who played go" by Shan Sa. It is written in an amazingly poetic language and the ending is so intense, so... different. It speaks of...
    naranja naranja 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 5, 2009

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    A Few... - Suck it Up- The story of the first vampire to come out of the casket (not like coming out of the closet) A bright red scream Maniac Magee Star girl...
    kisstheblade kisstheblade 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 28, 2008

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    Awesome Book! -
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 5, 2009

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    Unwind - Unwind by Neal Shusterman is a book in the not too far future where the government has solved the problem of organ shortage by "Unwinding" troubled teens. ...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly 22-25, F 6 Responses Nov 26, 2008

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    Invisible Driving - Just finished reading Invisible Driving by Alistair McHarg.  Excellent read!  The author takes you into the dark depths and deep crevasses of mental...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 7 Responses Nov 27, 2008

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    The Girls With The Dragon Tatoo - I just finished Stieg Larsson's Girl with The Dragon Tattoo, I did see the movie first.  It's a wonderful novel that stands on it own from the...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Mar 25, 2013

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    The Big Orange Splot - The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater is a fabulous book. It is about being yourself and living the life of your choice ..
    Orangetas Orangetas 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 27, 2009

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    The Bible - basic instructions before leaving earth... don't think of it as mantra... open ur mind and read it like a text book or a manual... it gives u basic instructions...
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F Sep 1, 2009

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    The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People - By Stephen R. Covey 
    quietbeauty quietbeauty 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2011

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    The Various Flavours Of Coffee. Cloud Atlas. - The various flavours of coffee, is a story so rich, it just draws you into the pages. I would NEVER lend this book to anyone.I...
    pixelbest pixelbest 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 17, 2011

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    Little (grrr) Lost By Charles De Lint... - A simply amazing book...a odd one...and triggered for a younger crowd but its a great one for in my opinion any age...
    JoJoCrAzIe JoJoCrAzIe 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 22, 2011

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    If You Like Gandhi - I'm reading a really good bio on Gandhi entitled: Gandhi. The true man behind modern India by Jad Adams.  It relatively short but pretty comprehensive...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Nov 26, 2012

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    Book To Recomend "sharp 9th" - "Sharp 9th" is my first novel. It was just reviewed by Rick Friedman who runs the largest on-line mystery site/club in the country. A...
    Sacron11 Sacron11 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    A Few Books Actually... - The Lovely Bones- Beautiful story about a girl would watches over her loved ones in heaven and her father who never gives up trying to find her killer...
    BleedingxMascara BleedingxMascara 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2008

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    Food For Thought - heres a couple that i really liked   recent read was "Troublesome Young Men" by Lynne Olson, its the story of the politics behind...
    bcool bcool 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 22, 2009

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    The Other Side of the Story - By Marian Keyes - This is a pretty light weight enjoyable read.  Written in first person but has 3 main characters, all women, whose lives...
    byanothername byanothername 41-45, F Oct 15, 2008

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    Relentless - By Dean Koontz It's an awesome thriller.
    onesickpuppy onesickpuppy 26-30, F Aug 1, 2013

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    X - I highly recommend Malcom X by Manning Marable.  It's the book Marable worked on for the last 10 years of his life.  It was worth the effort.  The is the most  well...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Oct 16, 2012

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    Alice Walker - We all know Alice Walker for her novels. But Ms. Walker is a great poet as well. I was just reading her 2003 book of poems, A Poem Traveled Down My Arm. The book is...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Nov 26, 2012

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    Nike SB Supreme Blue is one amongst the merchandise within the 'High' Nike's product family. this can be a large family, and one that remains growing, with different siblings...
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    Accutane.... I feared it before I took it. I started accutane when I was 21 because I had hormonal acne. I'll post a before and after picture to this post. The top pictures are...
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    Words have always been my refuge. Whether I am writing them or reading the stories of others, I love the power that they have and the comfort they can bring. Perhaps that is why I...
    Ailill Ailill 36-40, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I review books for various journals. Once once have I refused to review book I had been sent.It was total rubbish but I did not want to offend the author so i sent he book back.
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M Mar 27

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    Currently reading one of the Rebus books by Ian Rankin. No great challenge, but immense fun to read, and it reminds me of my time in Edinburgh.
    jumpersforgoalposts jumpersforgoalposts 46-50, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I currently have probably read more than 1 maybe 2 thousand books in my life. I absolutely love reading in my free time when I'm not playing video games, watching youtube or...
    haneko haneko 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Challenge of the Heart by John Welwood (1985) I highly recommend this book to anyone who has/had relationship troubles. It includes excerpts from like 36 other books and I find it...
    Goodbadladywoman Goodbadladywoman 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Can some people recommend me some books that you couldn't put down and/or books that have changed you (as a person or how you see things) Thanks!:)
    headinthecosmos headinthecosmos 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    Hi! Im looking for a new book series to read. Can someone recommend me any? I would appreciate it :) Thanks!
    Samiya17 Samiya17 16-17, F 10 Responses Mar 26

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    I know with some people I worked with in my life might think I have autism. What I do know and what I have documented that I have a language based learning disability. The talk...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    This book just gets me. It's not even that relatable to any situations I have been in but it's main focus is mental illness and the things that cause the spiral into that dark...
    Destrxctive Destrxctive 16-17, F Mar 27

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    And I'm bustin it square in the chops... Okay check it out social mizfitz... You're a wreck in the world some days right? People seem all frakked up around u and ud like some...
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M Mar 24

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    Unfortunately I have twice but don't plan on doing it again anytime soon. Whenever the though even crosses my mind, I go straight to my books and music.
    rapfordays rapfordays 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Can anyone recommend a good mystery or romance? My kindle is officially empty and I'm going stir crazy without anything to read!
    Lmm14 Lmm14 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Just finished the Emily trilogy. I highly recommend it :D
    RadicallyGreen RadicallyGreen 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hi! I am a registered nurse with cerebral palsy and I was reading through many of these stories and I just wanted to 1. Share my own story 2. offer some advice for seeking pain...
    bandgeektc bandgeektc 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Can anyone recommend a good read? I like every genre prefer fiction. It would be cool to have an online stranger refer me to my next best, almost like a paradox.
    elizabethmary21 elizabethmary21 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    i KNOW i can help. I have had Vestibular Migraines for 4 years now and I have a step by step way to take back control of your life and go back to living. Now before i go any...
    SOPHDOG SOPHDOG 22-25, F Apr 3

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    There was a band back in the 70's called Riot. This band hailed from Brooklyn ,New York. If you want to hear straight ahead early power metal - This is the band Hughgo recommends...
    hughgo hughgo 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    I went all around Ireland in a week. For Spring break 2014 I went for St. Patrick's day. I went on a tour with college students all around from the US. We were either walking or on...
    lindseem91 lindseem91 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I was first diagnosed with diverticulosis when I was admitted to the hospital with an abcessed divertula in the lower left sigmoid portion of my colon. Of course the surgeons...
    rhapsodic rhapsodic 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I read a lot. And I read fast. I was surrounded by books since birth. My parents and my grandparents were all bookworms. When I was a teenager, I was going through some 200 and up...
    fakehotairbaloon fakehotairbaloon 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    I am feeling really excited at the moment about three books planned for future publication. Book one - Already started - An Extraordinary Life (my autobiography) Book two - Sacred...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M Apr 2

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    Newest Discovery By R. J. Heathorn (* PUNCH, May 9, 1962) A new aid to rapid--almost magical--learning has made its appearance. Indications are that if it catches on all the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Review for the book Dark Wishing Well By Lucian Wilde. If I had to describe this book in one sentence: Looking upon the Dark Wishing Well is like looking into the vampires' souls...
    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F a week ago

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    Reading has been a lifelong thing for me. Words were a point of bonding with my mom. She would always get the dictionary ans sit with me to define new words. If I still didn't...
    cosq11 cosq11 26-30, M Mar 29

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    When I walk into any bookstore, I always seem to find the one book or two, I can not live without. I love the smell of a new book...oohhh! I can't wait until I get home to read it...
    Sookie70 Sookie70 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 29