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Brain to Books Blog Tour - Judith Quate

Brain to Books Blog Tour

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Author: Judith Quate

Genre: Memoir

Book: Our Special Child:  Jason’s Story

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I am a woman, wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a good friend.   291 more words

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Of Dice and Men by David M. Ewalt

Title: Of Dice and Men: The Story of Dungeons and Dragons & the People Who Play It
Author: David M. Ewalt
Genre: Non-Fiction (Journalistic Memoir perhaps would be a more telling name) 486 more words


An Interrupted Life: The Diaries of Etty Hillesum 1941-1943

by Etty Hillesum, edited by J. G. Gaarlandt (Washington Square Press 1983; original Dutch copyright 1981; ISBN 0-671-74555-7)

Anyone who has read The Diary of Anne Frank… 296 more words


A Million Little Pieces

by James Frey (Anchor Books 2004; © 2003; ISBN 1-4000-3108-7)

When I was a sophomore in college, I took a course in contemporary American literature, and one of the books on the course list was William Burroughs’  465 more words


Pony Goes Uptown, Makes New Friends

I have to admit, it was the Idiotic Brother who goaded me into it.  I’d heard there was a guy with the Carrboro Fire Department who has an old Massey Harris 44 and I mentioned it to the IB.  923 more words



Where is the place you call home?

In this morning’s paper I read a story about a young couple from New Orleans who came to the Hudson Valley when they were formed from their home by Katrina. 256 more words


A Prayer for Suzy's Father

The following is a prayer gleaned from several different books, mixed with scripture, to pray for that person that seems too far away for God to reach. 281 more words