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Orbit of Discovery: The All-Ohio Space Shuttle Mission
Don Thomas
City of God
Henry Bettenson, Augustine of Hippo
Leaves of Grass: First and "Death-Bed" Editions (Barnes & Noble Classics)
Karen Karbiener, Walt Whitman
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Henry Bettenson, Augustine of Hippo
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Karen Karbiener, Walt Whitman
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‘Bless us! Bless us and save us! We’ve lost the way.’ Certainly they had seemed a long time in reaching Santa Croce, the towe...
reviewed: Agricola and Germany
Every one of Roman’s greatest historians began their writing career with some piece, for one such man it was a biography of h...
Agricola and Germany (Oxford World's Classics) - Anthony Richard Birley, Tacitus
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Rosie Paige is an actress in 1926. She has been pushed into the rush of 1920's Hollywood by her mother, Beatrice who believe...
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The library didn’t have the book I wanted, so I picked up How To Stop Time instead. I started reading a Matt Haig novel befor...
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“He’s a vampire!” Chester snarled. “Today, vegetables. Tomorrow … the world!” I loved this. I loved Bunnicula, and I lo...
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I truly believe that if this autobiographical piece by now 23-year-old gymnast Aly Raisman had been lived, written and publis...
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reviewed: Calamity Jane (Living Forest #12)
A year in the life of a raccoon, particularly a female, is challenging and then there are the kits one must raise and teach t...
Calamity Jane: The Wise Old Raccoon - Sam Campbell
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reviewed: Sweet Sue's Adventures (Living Forest #11)
The length of a mother skunk’s time with her young is less than three months, but even in those three months you can learn a ...
Sweet Sue's Adventures - Sam Campbell
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I mentioned already that I celebrated my recent hankering for a bit of Forster by acquiring matching editions of his novels. ...
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The first caveat, obviously, being "don't ever try this at home." Most of the poisons Harkup discusses are much harder to ob...
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I'm going to surmise that this is one of those rare occasions where the movie actually exceeds the book. Patricia Highsmit...