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Bearing an Hourglass
Piers Anthony
Peter the Great: His Life and World
Robert K. Massie
A Curse Dark As Gold - Audio Library Edition
Elizabeth C. Bunce
The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel
Neil Gaiman
Les Misérables
Victor Hugo, Isabel Florence Hapgood
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
Erik Larson
Healing Trauma
Peter A. Levine
Tess Gerritsen's Rizzoli & Isles 8 Book Bundle: The Surgeon, The Apprentice, The Sinner, Body Double, Vanish, The Mephisto Club, The Keepsake, Ice Cold
Tess Gerritsen
Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet - Jeffrey D. Sachs I saw an interview of Sachs a while back and was really impressed. I looked him up afterward and saw that he was known for this book and got really excited. I should have looked more closely at the subject matter. I've never bought into the overpopulation angle considering we have a declining birthrate. I still would have read Common Wealth if that had been my only problem! Jeffrey Sachs has the most pompous and patronizing writing voice I've come across yet. I only got a few pages into Common Wealth before I realized there was nothing I could learn from an author when I wanted to throw his own book at him.