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post #26 of 632
I just started Duma Key by Stephen King.
post #27 of 632
I just started Blessed Unrest
post #28 of 632
I just finished Duma Key a couple weeks ago.

I liked it. It was a good 'summer read'.

I'm reading The Pact by Jodi Picoult now. So far it's ok.
post #29 of 632
I'm just about to start Duma Key as well.
post #30 of 632
It was a very good book. As you can imagine, it was very sad to read about all of the atrocities in Rwanda. However, Immaculee's story is a good one. I am amazed at how she was able to (for the most part) focus on the positive and could continue to see the good in people. I do not think that I could have or would have done the same.

Definitely a good read.
post #31 of 632
i am about 3/4 of the way through and I have really enjoyed it.
post #32 of 632
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post #33 of 632
I had the same issue, but I stuck with it and was glad I did. It's definitely an interesting read if you can get past that.
post #34 of 632
I just started "Not Wanted on the Voyage" by Timothy Findley.

It's my IRL book club book. Book Club is on Tuesday. I should get off the internet.
post #35 of 632
I have just started Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay.
post #36 of 632
I just started Skinny Bitch. After about 1/3 of my patients recommended it and my coworker threw it on my desk, i gotta read it! lol.

The book i keep picking up here and there over the past several months. I always thought adventure racing sounded interesting, but after reading 3/4 of this book, no way!:



post #37 of 632
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
post #38 of 632
oooh really good book!
post #39 of 632
I liked Skinny Bitch. I had to skip over the animal chapter though but the rest of it was fantastic.
post #40 of 632
have not gotten there yet, i have limited time to sit and read anything beyond an email or running forum So far it is preaching to the choir as i am vegan and have been vegetarian for 16 years.
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post #42 of 632
World without end. it's the sequel to Pillars of the earth. by ken follett
post #43 of 632
I am reading the same book. It is so good.. What part are you at?
post #44 of 632
I am reading Left to Tell. It is such a good book. I am not sure what I am going to read next.
post #45 of 632
Thread Starter 
Hey, you might like this other book about Rwanda by Fergal Keane:



Season of Blood.

I was telling Razzz that it was the first book about Rwanda I'd ever read and I was completely blown away and destroyed by it. I believe Mr. Keane is a BBC reporter. You can feel his rage, disgust and shock as you read this. It's also a quick little read, unlike the more lauded book, We wish to tell you that tomorrow you will be killed with your family by Phillip Gourevitch. That's also a good book. But the Keane book is...wow...it's a dagger.
post #46 of 632
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I just finished this little gem. As I've been reading the recent thread "Is Indian Giver an offensive term?" in the Post Race Tent forum, I've thought a lot about what this book says about behaving like a decent friggin' human being.
post #47 of 632
I am going to be starting Dragon by Clive Cussler tonight.
post #48 of 632
I got Pillars of the Earth for Father's day. I am saving that one for vacation in late July.
post #49 of 632
Child of my Heart by Alice McDermott

A real quick read, I finished it this weekend Not sure what I think of it.
post #50 of 632
Just finished Slaughterhouse 5. Also reading Free Culture by Lawrence Lessig.
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