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The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger

The Night Bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger (2010) 40 pages Goodreads Summary: First serialised in the Guardian, The Night Bookmobile tells the story of a young woman who one night encounters a mysterious disappearing mobile library that happens to stock every book she has ever … Continue reading

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Griffin and Sabine by Nick Bantock

Griffin and Sabine by Nick Bantock (1991) Series: Griffin & Sabine Trilogy #1 46 pages Goodreads Summary: It all started with a mysterious and seemingly innocent postcard, but from that point nothing was to remain the same in the life of … Continue reading

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47 Ronin by Stan Sakai

47 Ronin by Stan Sakai (2012-2013) 5 volumes 32 pages Goodreads Summary: Japan’s enduring national legend comes to comics! The tale of the 47 Ronin and their epic mission to avenge their wronged master epitomizes the samurai code of honor, and … Continue reading

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The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley

The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley (2014) Series: Flavia de Luce #6 310 pages Goodreads Summary: On a spring morning in 1951, eleven-year-old chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce gathers with her family at the railway station, … Continue reading

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The Everything Hinduism Book by Kenneth Schouler & Susai Anthony

The Everything Hinduism Book by Kenneth Schouler & Susai Anthony (2009) 271 pages Goodreads Summary: Yoga. Karma. Reincarnation. Most Americans are familiar with a few basic ideas of Hinduism, but are unfamiliar with the big picture. This beginner s guide covers … Continue reading

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From the Mating Dance to the Cosmic Dance by Swami Sivananda Radha

From the Mating Dance to the Cosmic Dance: Sex, Love, and Marriage from a Yogic Perspective by Swami Sivananda Radha (1994) 181 pages Goodreads Summary: What part do love and marriage play in the pursuit of spiritual fulfillment? Do the bonds … Continue reading

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March 2014 Monthly Reading Summary

Total Books: 25 Adult Full-Length Novels: 2 Picture Books: 5 Graphic Novels: 7 Non-Fiction: 7 Total Pages: 2,879 Male Authors: 15 Female Authors: 9 Male & Female Authors: 1 International Authors: 11 New Authors: 21 Favorite Book(s): The Dead in … Continue reading

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Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat

Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat 271 pages Goodreads Summary: Set in IIT, in the early ’90s, Five Point Someone portrays the lives of the protagonist Hari and his two friends Ryan and Alok. It explores the darker side of IIT, … Continue reading

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Mara by Brian Wood

Mara by Brian Wood (2012-2013) Series: Mara #1-#6 32 pages Goodreads Summary: Young Mara Prince is at the top of the world, a global celebrity in a culture that prizes physical achievement above all else. After she manifests supernatural abilities on … Continue reading

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Velvet by Ed Brubaker

Velvet by Ed Brubaker (2013, 2014) 32 pages Series: Velvet (#1-3) Goodreads Summary: When the world’s best secret agent is killed, Velvet Templeton, the Personal Assistant to the Director of the Agency, is drawn off her desk and back into the … Continue reading

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