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Quotable

By Quotable Cards

Rating: ★★★★★ 

QUOTABLE: 20 YEARS OF BLACK AND WHITE offers a plethora of quotations to stimulate hearts and minds and motivate.

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99 JOBS

By Joe Cottonwood

Rating: ★★★★★ 

99 JOBS: BLOOD, SWEAT AND HOUSES is a collection of essays, ostensibly on construction jobs taken by the author, that manage to cover topics ranging from geology to philosophy, art to politics to family life and love.

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Nose, Legs, Body

By Len Napolitano

Rating: ★★★★★ 

NOSE, LEGS, BODY is a book designed to help the interested layperson develop an appreciation for wine on a more sophisticated level.

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Word Up!

By Marcia Riefer Johnston

Rating: ★★★★★ 

While it seems the essence of stunted conversation littered with acronyms and smiley faces has taken a stranglehold on the English language;  never to be distracted with the need for complete sentences and proper spelling, there, amid old paperback books and Discman players, lies a hidden truth.  At some point, a person will be judged, […]

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Out of the Rabbit Hole

By Sheri Bloom and Suzanne Mouton-Odum, PhD

Rating: ★★★★½ 

OUT OF THE RABBIT HOLE clearly explains what OCD is, how it damages a person’s life and well-being, and how it can be fought through cognitive-behavioral therapy.

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Bad Boyfriends

By Jeb Kinnison

Rating: ★★★★☆ 

Author Jeb Kinnison applies attachment theory to relationships in order to advise the reader on how to find personality types that suit them well in a loving partnership.

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Abuse And Betrayal

By Richard Joseph

Rating: ★★½☆☆ 

ABUSE & BETRAYAL is one man’s story of how a 17-year marriage ended in an acrimonious divorce, costing him not only a stint in jail, but a considerable portion of his earnings.

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Sins of the Fathers

By Denise L. Buchanan

Rating: ★★★½☆ 

As a high school girl in Jamaica, Denise L. Buchanan was seduced by a Catholic priest, who subsequently impregnated her against her will and then paid for her abortion. Thirty years later, her struggle to come to terms with her anger, despair, and series of broken personal relationships motivates her to fly back to Jamaica from Los Angeles and confront her abuser.

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Dirtball

By Eric Olsen

Rating: ★★☆☆☆ 

Author Eric Olsen’s DIRTBALL: DIARIES OF A WORTHLESS SOMBODY at first seems to be self-parody but, as a reader delves deeper into this book, they come to realize that it is confessional.

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Change Management In The Real World

By Kevin Rohan

Rating: ★★★☆☆ 

Change is inevitable. On that, we can rely and agree. The question, in business as in life, becomes how best to manage change to insure our future success, rather than our demise. The Holy Grail, according to author Kevin Rohan, is change management.

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America’s Greatest Blunder

By Burton Yale Pines

Rating: ★★★★★ 

A disturbing argument that America, by entering World War I, set in motion a train of events that caused much of the death and destruction of the 20th century.

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Alcoholprism

By Presley Cox

Rating: ★★★★☆ 

Presley Cox’s ALCOHOLPRISM is a short book of poetry designed to provide varying viewpoints of substance abuse, not only alcoholism, but can certainly be applied to other forms of addiction as well.