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[World map created with Mapchart.net] The aim: To diversify my reading and read as many books as possible (not necessarily ...
reviewed: Confessions of a Latter-Day Virgin by Nicole Hardy
This is a decent book if you enjoy memoirs of basically privileged people finding themselves. But it seems a little padded wi...
Confessions of a Latter-day Virgin: A Memoir - Nicole Hardy
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February 2019
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reviewed: Carmela by Amalia Decker Marquez
I wasn’t sure about this book, which is long, little-known, and apparently only available in the original Spanish. But it pre...
Carmela (Spanish Edition) - Amalia Decker Marquez
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This was Elizabeth Gaskell's first book, and is the second book by her which I've read. It's really two books in one - the fi...
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"I told Helen my story and she went home and cried." Published in 1950, Our Spoons Came From Woolworths is told in the firs...
reviewed: Poster Child by Emily Rapp
This is an interesting memoir, though not a great one. Emily Rapp was born in Nebraska in 1974 with a birth defect that cause...
Poster Child: A Memoir - Emily Rapp
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January 2019
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reviewed: Unbowed by Wangari Maathai
I loved the first 50 pages of this memoir, covering the author’s childhood. Later on, though, it becomes more of a catalog of...
Unbowed - Wangari Maathai
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January 2019
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reviewed: Daba's Travels from Ouadda to Bangui by Makombo Bamboté
Like apparently most of the people who read this book, I read it for my world books challenge and wasn’t particularly impress...
Daba's Travels from Ouadda to Bangui - Makombo Bamboté, George Ford
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text: The 10 Best Books I Read in 2018
At the end of the year (or the beginning of the next one), I like to post the best 10 books I read in the year, in hopes of i...
BookLikes Reading Challenge: Merle wants to read 50 books in 2019.
Merle has read 5 book(s) out of 50 books in
2019 Reading Challenge