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September 13, 2005
****The Story of My Life, by Farah Ahmedi with Tamim Ansary
***Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell
***Notes from a Roman Terrace, by Joan Marble
***A Passion for Books, edited by Harold Rabinowitz and Rob Kaplan
*****Confessions of Super Mom, by Melanie Lynne Hauser
****The Game of Kings, by Dorothy Dunnett
***Died in the Wool, by Mary Kruger
***An Ex to Grind, by Jane Heller
Young Adult Fiction****Across the Wall, by Garth Nix
Children's Nonfiction***The Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian Andersen, by Jane Yolen, illustrated by Dennis Nolan
***Stephen Biesty's Castles, written by Meredith Hooper
Children's Fiction***Stanford Wong Flunks Big-Time, by Lisa Yee
***The Fran That Time Forgot, by Jim Benton
(Young Adult Fiction): *****Talking to Dragons, by Patricia C. Wrede
Picture Book Pick
***Fancy That, by Esther Hershenhorn, illustrated by Megan Lloyd
Quotation of the Week
“I have lost loved ones but not love itself.”
—Farah Ahmedi, in The Story of My Life
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