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    Born Standing Up - Steve Martin

    Zero History - William Gibson
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    1976 R90/6 - Berchta

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    Sherlock Holmes in America - a series of short stories. These, of course, are not from Arthur Conan Doyle, but are very good.
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    "The Last Templar" by Raymond Khoury
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    The Years of Lyndon Johnson: The Path to Power by Robert Caro

    Picked this up at a yard sale for 25 cents. Did not expect much, but I'm hooked! and 3 more volumes to go.

    Great writer! Politics in the 20s and 30s. Doesn't seem like much has changed.

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    Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson

    They are in your house. They are in your BMW. They are in the skiesNow theyre coming for you.
    If one cannot command attention by one's admirable qualities one can at least be a nuisance

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    Merchants Of Doubt, by Naomi Oreskes and Erik M Conway
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    "The Art of Racing in the Rain"

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    Smithsonian-r.e., LBJ article-some guy...

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    Quote Originally Posted by pjjj3386 View Post
    The Years of Lyndon Johnson: The Path to Power by Robert Caro

    Picked this up at a yard sale for 25 cents. Did not expect much, but I'm hooked! and 3 more volumes to go.

    Great writer! Politics in the 20s and 30s. Doesn't seem like much has changed.
    NPR had a segment on this series during Morning Edition today... sounds interesting.
    Probably won't be able to find my copy for 25-cents though...
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    Empire of the Summer Moon

    by S.C. Gwynne

    Fascinating Non-fiction about the Comanches and the white settlers' and US Army's attempts to exterminate them
    We might as well walk. ~ Adam Guettel The Light In The Piazza
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    THINKING, FAST AND SLOW By Daniel Kahneman

    It’s very good book that was written by a psychologist who won the Nobel Prize in economics. Go figure. It’s an excellent explanation of how the brain processes information, and reacts.

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    Ghost Rider: Travels on the Healing Road - Neil Peart

    A heart wrenching account of Neil's 55,000 mile journey accross and around North America looking for meaning in his life after the deaths of his daughter and wife within a year of each other.
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    Lonesome Dove. Good book, but I can't believe how many pages it takes to cover not really that much story-time.
    Bikeless for now...but not forever!

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    Cutting For Stone by Abraham Verghese. Best book I've read in a long time. Love, war,politics,religion, But mostly about what it means to be a doctor.

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