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A Year Of ...

Posted 10 months ago by Sarah H

Posted in Children and Parenting, Cooking, Garden and Home, eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with adventure travel, ambition, autobiographies, compulsive hoarding, goals, gratitude, happiness, housekeeping, Humor, inspiration, journeys, memoirs, motivation, personal growth, personal narratives, relationships, self-actualization, self-confidence, self-discovery, self-improvement, year long memoir projects and year-long projects

How much can one person accomplish in the span of a year - continue reading to find out.

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Obsessed with Living in a Dream

Posted 12 months ago by Jennifer D

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks and History and Politics | Tagged with American History, discrimination, memoirs, personal narratives, rock musicians - biography, United States - Race Relations and women rock musicians

As I first started reading Patti Smith’s work, M Train, I was torn. Torn because I loved to get lost in her world, and also upset because she had the luxury of being lost in it on a daily basis, and well, I didn’t.

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Best Nonfiction Books of 2015

Posted over 3 years ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Business and Investing, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Nonfiction, Outdoors, Sports and Travel and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with Best Books of the Year, biographies, book recommendations, booklists, books to read, Business, history, leadership and memoirs

The best nonfiction books of 2015 - biography, business, history, poetry and general nonfiction.

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