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Original Essays | July 22, 2014

Nick Harkaway: IMG The Florist-Assassins

The three men lit up in my mind's eye, with footnotes. They were converging on me — and on the object I was carrying — in a way that had... Continue »
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The Story of B by Daniel Quinn
The Story of B

Starr, July 4, 2008

Definitely my favorite in this amazing, heart-shaking trilogy by Quinn. All three have the same message said in a different way, and focusing on different parts of what author Sharif Abdullah calls 'The Mess.' This one seems to touch straight to the heart of what it means to be human, and what is truly sacred. I can read this one again and again, and think it might be up for another re-read.... This is a must-read for anyone who sometimes wonders if there is something terribly wrong here....
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Ishmael by Daniel Quinn

Starr, July 4, 2008

Life-changing, and powerful. Something we all feel but can't quite articulate. No words other than the book itself can explain. We are so sure we know what life is all about.... but are we? Quinn answers the important question, "How did we come to be this way?" Once you get it answered, you'll never look at the world the same again.... thank goodness!!!
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The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
The City of Ember

Starr, July 3, 2008

My 9-yr-old son and I absolutely LOVE this series! I was shocked when he sucked it down in a little over a day on his own, and when I started reading it I understood why! I can't wait until the 4th one comes out in August.

Extremely well-written. Great messages, thrilling adventure, and plenty of suspense. The underlying truths are the best - I love this book!!
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