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4lord of the rings, jrr tolkien, the hobbit and the trilogy-may have different coverart or sizes (lord of the rings, jrr tolkien, the hobbit...

of the rings, jrr tolkien, the hobbit and the trilogy-may have different coverart or sizes (lord of the rings, jrr tolkien, the hobbit.

Lord of the Flies, awesome book.  I had a great English teacher who made the book come alive.

Lord of the Flies, awesome book. I had a great English teacher who made the book come alive.

Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time--What would you add to this list?

Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time

Twelve Angry Men (Penguin Classics): Reginald Rose, David Mamet: 9780143104407: Amazon.com: Books

Twelve Angry Men (Penguin Classics): Reginald Rose, David Mamet: 9780143104407: Amazon.com: Books

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

I'm going to read about myself. I used to think there was something wrong with me because I wasn't an extrovert. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking: Susan Cain

"When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times" by Pema Chodron  As intense as it is true.

When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times: Pema Chödrön: Books: Shambhala Publications

Kudos to Susan Cain!  Loved her TED talk.  "We have changed from a culture that values character to one that values personality."  Such a shame.  If you are one of those who enjoy solitude, embrace it!  We do not have to be like the rest of the world.  Our value is found within... not without.

"Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking" by Susan Cain. I heard a speech she did and she's amazing. She put into words what I've felt my entire life.

This book was told by someone with a completely different view of the world.  A 15-year old with autism. by teri-71

Fantastic book that gives you the first person narrative of a child with Aspergers.

Spud By John van de Ruit Set in South Africa in the 1990’s, Spud Milton is about to start at a prestigious boarding school. His parents are embarrassingly dysfunctional and he has a senile granny named Wombat. His dorm is full of rule-breaking psychopaths and ruffians with raging hormones.  But Spud is still pre-pubescent and despairs of ever experiencing the hormonal rush that will catapult him into maturity! Will he always remain a spud?

South Africa, Nelson Mandela is about to be released, and it's Spud Milton's first year at an elite boys private boarding school.

The Leftovers by Tom Perotta

Book Review #39: The Leftovers by Tom Perotta

Tom Perrotta's The Leftovers. What if--whoosh, right now, with no explanation--a number of us simply vanished? Would some of us collapse? Would others of us go on, one foot in front of the other, as we did before the world turned upside down?

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America - Erik Larson -- Interesting book, good read

Einstein Su vida y su universo

Einstein Su vida y su universo