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JRo has commented on (2) products.

Bleak House (Modern Library Classics) by Charles Dickens
Bleak House (Modern Library Classics)

JRo, September 4, 2011

Yes, "bleak" is in the title, and yes, you may associate Dickens with high school English, and yes, it's a long-haul read. Try it out anyhow. You'll find a murder mystery, portraits of addiction, a first-person narrative woven together with an omniscient third, charming and chilling eccentrics, and--lest I forget--spontaneous combustion. Dickens's first readers received his novels serially. Try setting the book aside for a few weeks between sections to heighten your anticipation.
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BodyStories by Andrea Olsen
BodyStories

JRo, September 4, 2011

Read this book and follow its detailed instructions for a course in experiential anatomy. You'll get to know your own skeleton, muscles, and all the rest from the inside out, and the outside in. Checking it out from the library just won't do; you need to own this, spend time with it, and refer back to it from time to time.
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