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Original Essays | September 30, 2014

Brian Doyle: IMG The Rude Burl of Our Masks

One day when I was 12 years old and setting off on my newspaper route after school my mom said will you stop at the doctor's and pick up something... Continue »


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The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers
The Yellow Birds

FortWorthReader, January 2, 2013

I have looked at every soldier differently after reading this book. Well written, a stab in the heart to read, The Yellow Birds has changed me forever, as did Johnny Got His Gun years ago. An important book for everyone to read.
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Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
Cutting for Stone

FortWorthReader, January 2, 2012

This novel is my favorite of the century, not just 2011. It is delightfully well-written and a joy to read. It is full of insights and information that have changed my world view and my understanding of medical practice. I've recommended it and given it as gifts to many people, all of whom have found it moving.
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