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Book Sense Picks
2005 July


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More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
by Nancy Pearl
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The response to Nancy Pearls surprise bestseller Book Lust was astounding: the Seattle librarian even became the model for the now-famous Librarian Action Figure. Readers everywhere welcomed Pearls encyclopedic but discerning filter on books worth... (read more)

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Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track: The Letters of Richard P. Feynman
Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track: The Letters of Richard P. Feynman
by Richard P. Feynman and Michelle Feynman
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"I'm an explorer, OK? I like to find out!" — One of the towering figures of twentieth-century science, Richard Feynman possessed a curiosity that was the stuff of legend. Even before he won the Nobel Prize in 1965, his unorthodox and spellbinding... (read more)

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To the Power of Three (Tess Monaghan Mysteries)
To the Power of Three (Tess Monaghan Mysteries)
by Laura Lippman
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The three girls have been inseparable best friends since the third grade -- Josie, the athletic one; Perri, the brilliant, acerbic drama queen; and Kat, the beauty, who also has brains, grace, and a heart open to all around her. But their last day of... (read more)

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The Traveler: The First Novel of the Fourth Realm Trilogy
The Traveler: The First Novel of the Fourth Realm Trilogy
by John Twelve Hawks
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Gabriel and Michael Corrigan are two young men living just beneath the glittering surface of life in Los Angeles. Since childhood, the brothers have been shaped by stories that their father was a Traveler–one of an elite group of prophets able to... (read more)

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I Right the Wrongs
I Right the Wrongs
by Dylan Schaffer
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In this sequel to Misdemeanor Man, Dylan Schaffer returns with a mind-bending legal whodunit about small crime, big crime, and the reluctant lawyer caught in the middle. Despite his recent successes in the courtroom, Gordon Seegerman is intent on... (read more)

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The Icon
The Icon
by Neil Olson
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Matthew Spear, a young Greek-American curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, meets the lovely Ana Kessler, a sometime art dealer who has inherited an impressive collection from her mysterious grandfather. Matthew soon discovers that the jewel of the... (read more)

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Night Swimming
Night Swimming
by Robin Schwarz
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Charlotte Clapp has lived in a small New Hampshire town all her life. Overweight, loveless, and recovering from her motherís death, she learns that she has only one year to live. Resolving to die with no regrets, she quits her job at the bank--but not... (read more)

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As Long as the Moon Shall Rise: Reflections on the Full Moon
As Long as the Moon Shall Rise: Reflections on the Full Moon
by Ellen Moor Anderson
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Cultural Writing. Art. Poetry. A unique and richly illustrated gift book, designed to be a celebration of the moon; with paintings, photographs, myths and legends, children's art, and poetry by over 80 artists and writers including William Blake, Marc... (read more)

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Baseball . . . the Perfect Game: An All-Star Anthology of Great Players, Teams, and Moments
Baseball . . . the Perfect Game: An All-Star Anthology of Great Players, Teams, and Moments
by Josh Leventhal
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Red Stockings and Black Sox. Bums and Bosox. The Professor and the Spaceman. Cobb and Ruth. Matty and Satchel. The Man and Rapid Robert. Williams and Bonds. Say Hey and Sandy. Hammerin Hank and Slammin Sammy. From the heroic hits to the heart-breaking... (read more)

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The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks
The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks
by Susan Casey
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A journalist's obsession brings her to a remote island off the California coast, home to the world's most mysterious and fearsome predators-and the strange band of surfer-scientists who follow them Susan Casey was in her living room when she first saw... (read more)

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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan: A Novel
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan: A Novel
by Lisa See
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Lily is haunted by memories — of who she once was, and of a person, long gone, who defined her existence. She has nothing but time now, as she recounts the tale of Snow Flower, and asks the gods for forgiveness. In nineteenth-century China, when... (read more)

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Alibi: A Novel
Alibi: A Novel
by Joseph Kanon
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From the bestselling author of LOS ALAMOS and THE GOOD GERMAN comes a riveting tale of love, revenge and murder set in postwar Venice It is 1946, and a stunned Europe is beginning its slow recovery from the ravages of World War II. Adam Miller has come... (read more)

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Freddy and Fredericka: A Novel
Freddy and Fredericka: A Novel
by Mark Helprin
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Locked Rooms (Mary Russell Novels)
Locked Rooms (Mary Russell Novels)
by Laurie R King
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Oh Pure and Radiant Heart
Oh Pure and Radiant Heart
by Lydia Millet
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Oh Pure and Radiant Heart plucks the three scientists who were key to the invention of the atom bomb—Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard and Enrico Fermi—as they watch history's first mushroom cloud rise over the desert on July 16th, 1945...and places... (read more)

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