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Book Reviews: The Scarlet Letter, The Omnivore's Dilemma, & In the Mood for Love

“A single dream is more powerful than a thousand realities.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

Book Reviews of last week’s selections. I read The Scarlet Letterby Nathaniel Hawthorne as my fiction pick.

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We Are Immortal

“Our Creator would never have made such lovely days and given us the deep hearts to enjoy them, above and beyond all thought, unless we were meant to be immortal.”

- Nathaniel Hawthorne

Beauty

Four Notes from Nathaniel Hawthorne's Note-Books

Punishment of a miser,–to pay the drafts of his heir in his tomb.

A series of strange, mysterious, dreadful events to occur, wholly destructive of a person’s happiness.

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A Visit to the Old Manse ~ Concord MA

The Day I Became an American

The definition of what it means to be an American can be a point of confusion for every person who claims to be a citizen of these… 1,668 more words

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