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First and foremost, I'm a born-again Christian who tries to please God with all I do, including making reading decisions. I'm a lawyer and I like to read about anything.
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Alfred Tennyson, Erik Gray
Brandon Sanderson
G.K. Chesterton
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, G.D.H. Cole
Homer, Bernard Knox, Robert Fagles
H.P. Lovecraft, Peter Straub
December 2014
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December 2014
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reviewed: The Complete Art Of War: Sun Tzu/sun Pin
This is really two books in one: Sun Tzu's and Sun Pin's. I only read Sun Tzu. Does that count as finishing the book? I don't...
The Complete Art Of War: Sun Tzu/sun Pin - Sun Tzu, Sun Bin, Ralph D. Sawyer, Sun Tzu, Pin Sun
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November 2014
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November 2014
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reviewed: Jane Austen's Anglicanism
This book is very academic. But for those Jane Austen fans willing to delve into the world of academia, White opens a window ...
Jane Austen's Anglicanism - Laura Mooneyham White
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November 2014
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November 2014
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reviewed: The Casual Vacancy
If you want Rowling to give you a vision of hope, I suggest you stick to Harry Potter – this book is not it. The Casual Vacan...
The Casual Vacancy - J.K. Rowling
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November 2014
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November 2014
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October 2014
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October 2014
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October 2014
13
reviewed: The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914
The events leading up to WW1 are fascinating and horrifying, like watching a train crash. MacMillan does a great job of walki...
The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914 - Margaret MacMillan
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September 2014
26
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September 2014
25
reviewed: Bleak House
I've never been able to get into Dickens, but this book was different. Admittedly, it was still a long slog through it, but I...
Bleak House - Charles Dickens
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September 2014
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September 2014
12
reviewed: Law and Literature: A Misunderstood Relation
A tough read. The chapters on statutory interpretation and judicial opinions as literature were particularly interesting.
Law and Literature: A Misunderstood Relation - Richard A. Posner
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September 2014
11
reviewed: Brave New World
I remember liking this book when I read it as a teenager, but rereading it now, I realize it was much better than I realized ...
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
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September 2014
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September 2014
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September 2014
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August 2014
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August 2014
28
reviewed: The Penultimate Peril
The best one yet.
The Penultimate Peril - Brett Helquist, Lemony Snicket, Michael Kupperman
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August 2014
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August 2014
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reviewed: The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet
I have to say, this book started out slow. But it just kept growing on me as it went on. To be sure, it is not completely suc...
The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet - Bernie Su;Rorick Kate;Kate Rorick
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August 2014
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August 2014
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reviewed: The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God
I have over the years read several books on marriage, all them invariably mediocre or bad. This book, however, it quite good....
The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God - Timothy Keller, Kathy Keller
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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reviewed: The Red Market: On the Trail of the World's Organ Brokers, Bone Thieves, Blood Farmers, and Child Traffickers
An interesting book, but I think Carney bit off more than he could chew. The topic was so vast, it was almost like he didn't ...
The Red Market: On the Trail of the World's Organ Brokers, Bone Thieves, Blood Farmers, and Child Traffickers - Scott Carney
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June 2014
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June 2014
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June 2014
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reviewed: Blood Diamonds: Tracing the Deadly Path of the World's Most Precious Stones
A fascinating look at how the West's thirst for diamonds funds war in Africa as well as terrorism by groups such as Al Qaeda ...
Blood Diamonds: Tracing the Deadly Path of the World's Most Precious Stones - Greg Campbell
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May 2014
27
reviewed: Pride and Prejudice
Maybe it's the graphic novel format, but I couldn't really get into this one.
Pride and Prejudice - Hugo Petrus, Nancy Butler, Jane Austen
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In Memoriam
Alfred Tennyson, Erik Gray
The Emperor's Soul
Brandon Sanderson
A Good Man is Hard to Find and Other Stories
Flannery O'Connor
Orthodoxy
G.K. Chesterton
The Social Contract
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, G.D.H. Cole
The Iliad
Homer, Bernard Knox, Robert Fagles
Tales (Library of America #155)
H.P. Lovecraft, Peter Straub