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Anybody Else Read The Books I’ve Read Lately?

I got into a kind of learn/personal development kick this summer, with a sprinkling of fiction in there to keep me sane. Problem is, I don’t know anyone else who’s read these books, so I have nobody to talk to. Here’s my list: NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity by Silberman …

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SOMEBODY KNOCK MY SOCKS OFF!

  I read all the time, but I have to be honest, it’s been an awfully long time since anything has really blown me away.   I want a knock-your-socks-off kind of book!   The last two books to do this for me were To Kill A Mockingbird and The Martian.   I just finished Finders …

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On My Bedside Table

I’ve just finished three books. All were recommendations given to me when I reached out to the internet a few weeks back. Here’s a progress report:

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8 Books In 6 Weeks

Here’s the true litmus test as to how hectic I perceive my life to be: how much reading have I gotten done? When things get really crazy, I retreat into the world of literature. Fiction, mostly. An avid reader, I get almost panicky when I’m finishing a book and don’t yet have the next one …

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What’cha Reading?

I love all things pop culture. I can’t even lie about it. I pride myself on knowing a little bit about EVERYTHING!  But living in the sticks with three kids who go to bed at 8:00 doesn’t leave a lot of time for museums, theater, or fine dining, but it’s custom made for the guy …

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Only One Week Left Until Dr. Sleep!

I’ve written before of my love of books.  I’ve mentioned my gateway novel (Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King) into adult literature.  Being able to read King novels is what, in my mind, constituted having made it to the Big Show.  Once I had gotten through Eyes, Mom let me read anything I wanted.  …

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Pop Lit Junk Food

Man, do I love to read. Don’t get me wrong, I love music too, but I can’t stand not having a book to read … or three!

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