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    The Help - - - Kathryn Stockett

    Absolutely the best book that I've read in a long time. Takes place in the 60's, in the South. It reveals the relationship of  white women homemakers and their African American maids. It's a heartbreaking yet triumphant story. The maids meet in secretive meetings with a...
    disguised disguised
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Mar 9, 2010

    Clan Of The Cave Bear- By Jean M Auel

    Clan of the Cave Bear is this first book in an absolutely stunning series called Earth's Children. I've read the series many times, but I am currently doing it again, starting with the first. My father gave my mother a hardback copy of Clan of the Cave Bear back in the 80...
    finder finder
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2010

    The Giver - By Lois Lowry

    This small book has a large impact on me. So far it has intrigued me, entertained me, and drawn me in. It won many awards for its unique style, and original story, such as ALA Best Book for Young Adults, and the Regina Medal. Things are starting to happen now that Jonas has...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf
    51-55, F
    9 Responses Mar 6, 2010

    Room---Emma Donoghue

    A nineteen year old girl gets tricked into captivity in her captor's backyard shed. There's everything she needs to survive. A little while after she tries escaping(and fails) she has a baby boy that she names Jack. In Jack's mind, everything on television is a fantasy, and with...
    TurnThePaige TurnThePaige
    18-21, F
    Aug 4, 2011

    Beyond The Zonules Of Zinn

    ...by David Bainbridge The Zonules of Zinn parts of the eye. The book is about brain anatomy. It's very good so far. I'd highly recommend it. I never knew that brain parts had such cool names.
    krool1969 krool1969
    46-50, M
    May 5, 2012

    Right Now...

    I am reading a non fiction book by Heat-Moon called 'The Blue Highway- A Journey Into America'.Right now I am about half way through, and it tells the story of a man, after losing his job and getting divorced, deciding to go on a trip around America via the blue highways (which...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Jul 3, 2012

    Out Of Sight, Out Of Time

    I read a bunch of books with "literary merit" for school this past year, and don't get me wrong, I loved almost all of them... ...But right now I'm caught up in Ally Carter's young adult series about an all-girls school for spies, and there's something to be said for easy reads...
    Contessina Contessina
    22-25, F
    Jun 27, 2013
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