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Jerome K. Jerome
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December
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Jerome K. Jerome
February 2014
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February 2014
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reviewed: Walden on Wheels: On the Open Road from Debt to Freedom
I debated giving the book 2 stars because I actually liked the book and the main character for the first third of the book or...
Walden on Wheels: On the Open Road from Debt to Freedom - Ken Ilgunas
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February 2014
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reviewed: The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel
Really beautiful story -- built around the mythic concepts/characters of maiden, mother, and crone. (Though, I embarrassed to...
The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel - Neil Gaiman
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January 2014
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December 2013
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November 2013
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reviewed: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Interesting insights in this book, especially around effectiveness of introvert managers and extrovert managers for different...
Quiet. The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking - Susan  Cain
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October 2013
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September 2013
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August 2013
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July 2013
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reviewed: Howl's Moving Castle
Like several goodreads reviewers, I was inspired to read this book by the movie. And I can say I was not disappointed by eith...
Howl's Moving Castle - Diana Wynne Jones
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July 2013
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February 2013
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December 2012
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December 2012
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October 2012
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October 2012
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reviewed: The Night Circus
This book has really wonderful imagery and it's laced with mythic elements (that i could spend a lifetime contemplating). My ...
The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern
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September 2012
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September 2012
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September 2012
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September 2012
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July 2012
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July 2012
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June 2012
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June 2012
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May 2012
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March 2012
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February 2012
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January 2012
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reviewed: On Writing
Really enjoyed this and I didn't expect to. I laughed out loud several times (especially in the autobiographical section). Th...
On Writing - Stephen King
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December 2011
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December 2011
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December 2011
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reviewed: People of the Book
The book tells two stories -- one in the present day, about the book conservator uncovering the secrets of the book and her r...
People of the Book - Geraldine Brooks
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October 2011
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October 2011
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reviewed: Stand Back and Deliver: Accelerating Business Agility
Good tools and examples. And a quick read -- something I like in a business-y book.
Stand Back and Deliver: Accelerating Business Agility - Pollyanna Pixton, Niel Nickolaisen, Kent McDonald, Todd Little
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August 2011
10
reviewed: The Witch of Portobello
It's a good book, but it was hard to get into. I started it three times before it finally pulled me in. I will definitely rea...
The Witch of Portobello - Margaret Jull Costa, Paulo Coelho
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August 2011
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reviewed: Do the Work
Quick, inspirational read for those of us who've been putting off that personal pet project.
Do the Work - Steven Pressfield
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June 2011
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January 2011
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September 2010
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August 2010
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reviewed: The Johnstown Flood
Fascinating story, though it reads a bit like a history book. Good contrast to Isaac's Storm (by Erik Larsen), about the Galv...
The Johnstown Flood - David McCullough
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July 2010
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August 2009
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July 2009
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November 2008
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reviewed: Total Leadership: Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life
I'm often pretty hard on business/management-type books because, frankly, I seldom learn anything new. While this book does c...
Total Leadership: Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life - Stewart D. Friedman
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