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This Is How

This Is How: Proven Aid in Overcoming Shyness, Molestation, Fatness, Spinsterhood, Grief, Disease, Lushery,...

This Is How
posted on: May 25, 2012 | author: Cindy

Three Cups of Decei...

Three Cups of Deceit: How Greg Mortenson, Humanitarian Hero, Lost His Way, by Jon Krakauer. Anchor (2011) 96...

Three Cups of Deceit
posted on: Oct 12, 2011 | author: Donna

Tales of a Female N...

Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World, by Rita Golden Gelman. Three Rivers Press (2001), 306...

Tales of a Female Nomad
posted on: Jul 6, 2010 | author: Donna

The Idle Parent

The Idle Parent: Why Laid-back Parents Raise Happier and Healthier Kids, by Tom Hodgkinson. Jeremy P....

The Idle Parent
posted on: Jun 16, 2010 | author: Donna

Enduring Grace

Enduring Grace: Living Portraits of Seven Women Mystics, by Carol Lee Flinders. HarperOne (1993), 272...

Enduring Grace
posted on: Jun 11, 2010 | author: Cindy

Committed

Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage, by Elizabeth Gilbert.  Viking (2010), 285 pages. The movie...

Committed
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Cindy

Finding Oz

Finding Oz: How L. Frank Baum Discovered the Great American Story, by Evan I. Schwartz. Houghton Mifflin...

Finding Oz
posted on: May 22, 2010 | author: Donna

The Professor and t...

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary, by...

The Professor and the Madman
posted on: May 15, 2010 | author: Donna

You Are Not a Gadge...

You Are Not a Gadget: A Manifesto, by Jaron Lanier. Alfred A. Knopf (2010), 209 pages. This is a very...

You Are Not a Gadget
posted on: Apr 18, 2010 | author: Cindy

Manhood for Amateur...

Manhood for Amateurs: The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father, and Son,  by Michael Chabon....

Manhood for Amateurs
posted on: Apr 5, 2010 | author: Cindy

Neither Here nor Th...

Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe, by Bill Bryson. Perennial (1992), 235 pages. This was a gift from...

Neither Here nor There
posted on: Jan 27, 2010 | author: Donna

Tokyo Vice

Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan, by Jake Adelstein.  Pantheon Books (2009), 335...

Tokyo Vice
posted on: Jan 23, 2010 | author: Cindy

Factory Girls

Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China, by Leslie T. Chang. Spiegel & Grau (2009), 436...

Factory Girls
posted on: Dec 24, 2009 | author: Donna

Bright-Sided

Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America, by Barbara...

Bright-Sided
posted on: Nov 21, 2009 | author: Cindy

The Snakehead

The Snakehead:  An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream, by Patrick Radden Keefe....

The Snakehead
posted on: Oct 28, 2009 | author: Cindy

A Beginner’s ...

A Beginner’s Guide to Tibetan Buddism: Notes from a Practitioner’s Journey, by Bruce Newman....

A Beginner’s Guide to Tibetan Buddhism
posted on: Oct 22, 2009 | author: Cindy

Eye of My Heart

Eye of My Heart:  27 Writers Reveal the Hidden Pleasures and Perils of Being a Grandmother, Barbara Graham,...

Eye of My Heart
posted on: Oct 5, 2009 | author: Cindy

Nine Parts of Desir...

Nine Parts of Desire, by Geraldine Brooks.  Doubleday (1994), 255 pages. Before writing Year of Wonders,...

Nine Parts of Desire
posted on: Sep 28, 2009 | author: Donna

Introduction to Tan...

Introduction to Tantra: The Transformation of Desire, by Lama Yeshe, Jonathan Landaw, ed.  Wisdom...

Introduction to Tantra
posted on: Sep 13, 2009 | author: Cindy

In Defense of Food

In Defense of Food, by Michael Pollan.  Penguin Press (2008), 256 pages. Though I am a huge fan of The...

In Defense of Food
posted on: Sep 6, 2009 | author: Cindy

Love Is a Four-Lett...

Love Is a Four-Letter Word: True Stories of Breakups, Bad Relationships, and Broken Hearts, Michael Taeckens,...

Love Is a Four-Letter Word
posted on: Sep 2, 2009 | author: Cindy