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Book Review: The Wild Truth by Carine McCandless

Book Review: The Wild Truth by Carine McCandless

Suzanne LaPierre November 20, 2014 0

Countless people have been captivated by the story of young Chris McCandless who, after graduating from Emory University, gave the remainder of his college funds to charity, abandoned his car, and embarked on a

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Book Review: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

Book Review: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

Natalie Vaynberg October 9, 2014 0

Non-fiction rarely appeals to me. Reality on a page is rarely is rich and multifaceted as fiction and I am nothing if not a glutton for richness and many facets. Bill Bryson is one

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Book Review: When the Cypress Whispers by Yvette Manessis Corporon

Book Review: When the Cypress Whispers by Yvette Manessis Corporon

Sveta September 5, 2014 0

When I was given a chance to do a book tour for When the Cypress Whispers by Yvette Manessis Corporon, I really did jump on it, mainly because of the amazing cover that seems

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Book Review: Beyond the Grave (The 39 Clues #4) by Jude Watson

Book Review: Beyond the Grave (The 39 Clues #4) by Jude Watson

Lydia Valadian April 9, 2014 0

My faith in this series is officially restored! Good thing, too, because I was beginning to despair after having read the 3rd book… Amy and Dan Cahill have survived another betrayal and murder attempt

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Book Review: The Art of Non-Conformity by Chris Guillebeau

Book Review: The Art of Non-Conformity by Chris Guillebeau

Shahla Khan March 4, 2014 0

First Sight ‘Pick Me Up’ Points- Bestseller reputation Unconventional and inspiring What is the book about? This book is about Chris Guillebeau’s advice on life and work mainly form his own experiences. I found

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Book Review: Stephen Fry in America by Stephen Fry

Book Review: Stephen Fry in America by Stephen Fry

Verity Kendall January 20, 2014 0

Following on from the BBC documentary series of the same name, Stephen Fry in America follows Stephen as he visits all 50 states. As with all of Fry’s books, his wit and personal experiences

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Book Review: Notes From A Big Country by Bill Bryson

Book Review: Notes From A Big Country by Bill Bryson

Verity Kendall November 7, 2013 0

In summer 1996, Bill Bryson received a phone call from a friend working at the Mail On Sunday, who asked him to write a column about America for the paper’s ‘Night and Day’ magazine.

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Book Review: Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Book Review: Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Laura Ginn November 23, 2012 0

Into Thin Air is a personal recollection of the tragedy that occurred at the summit of Everest on the 10th May 1996.  Written by Jon Krakauer, a journalist who was writing for Outside Magazine

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