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“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” Dr. Seuss, "I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!"
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100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library

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The Paris Wife by Paula McLain. The heart-wrenching story of ambition and betrayal that captures the love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his first wife Hadley

Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2009           'Lock Cromwell in a deep dungeon in the morning,' says Thomas More, 'and when you come back that night he'll be sitting on a plush cushion eating larks' tongues, and all the gaolers will owe him money.'

Wolf Hall - Hilary Mantel - about Thomas Cromwell and Henry VIII's court

A charming yet substantial historical novel; even if written for teens, adults will find much to love in this story.

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Fascinating

Wolf Hall - Hilary Mantel - about Thomas Cromwell and Henry VIII's court

Reading this book is like enjoying a cool, refreshing beverage on a hot day.

Reading this book is like enjoying a cool, refreshing beverage on a hot day.

The Woman in White

The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

Sargent is one of my favorite American portrait artist, His rendering of fabrics are exquisite This piece is so languid, the textures are amazing. Repose (Nonchaloire) John Singer Sargent 1911 National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

North and South

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JENNY UGLOW Milton is a sooty, noisy northern town centred around the cotton mills that employ most of its inhabitants. Arriving from a rural idyll in the south, Margaret Hale is initially shocked by t.

This book leaves you in admiration of the author who has been as courageous and ingenious as her protagonists in setting out their story so effectively.

The Help. Starring Emma Stone and Viola Davis. "You is kind. You is smart." I read the book and the movie was just as good as the book!

“It is never too late or too soon. It is when it is supposed to be.”

Annotation: The inventor of the world's first clock is punished and banished for centuries. With his soul nearly broken, Father Time is granted his freedom and a chance to redeem himself by teaching two earthly people the true meaning of time.

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