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*****= An all-time favorite
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Sonderbooks #45

Discover new books.  Discuss old books.  Order more books.

Welcome to Sonderbooks, an e-zine of book reviews by Sondra Eklund.
In this site, you can find good books for yourself or for friends.
You can hear about books to read, talk about books you've read, and order your own copies.
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Click on the title of the book to read the complete review.
Happy reading!

January 1, 2003

Happy New Year!
Take a look at my Special Edition Page to see my ranking of my favorite books read in 2002.


***Viking Patterns for Knitting, by Elsebeth Lavold


***Child of my Heart, by Alice McDermott

Young Adult Fiction

****Taking Liberty, by Ann Rinaldi

Children's Nonfiction

***The Barefoot Book of Knights, by John Matthews
***Don't Know Much About the Kings & Queens of England, by Kenneth C. Davis

Children's Fiction

****Heir Apparent, by Vivian Vande Velde

Old Favorite

(Nonfiction): ****The Mystery of Marriage, by Mike Mason

Picture Book Pick

****Everything I Know About Monsters, by Tom Lichtenheld

Quotation of the Week

“Only another person can challenge and confront us at this deep personal level of our own private will
and reveal to us how petty it is.
Only a real encounter with another real person, day in and day out, can begin to prick the bubble of the ego.”
--Mike Mason, The Mystery of Marriage

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