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November 18, 2004
*****Count Down, by Steve Olson
****The Middle of Everywhere, by Mary Pipher
****A Woman's Passion for Travel, edited by Marybeth Bond and Pamela Michael
***Fly Fishing the River of Second Chances, by Jennifer Olsson
***Me Talk Pretty One Day, by David Sedaris
**The (Mis)behavior of Markets, by Benoit Mandelbrot and Richard L. Hudson
**Italy in Mind, edited by Alice Leccese Powers
*****The Eyre Affair, by Jasper Fforde
****The Sunday Philosophy Club, by Alexander McCall Smith
***The Dragon Quintet, edited by Marvin Kaye
Young Adult Fiction*****Enna Burning, by Shannon Hale
Children's Nonfiction***Everything Dolphin, by Marty Crisp
Children's Fiction***The End of the Beginning, by Avi
(Young Adult Fiction): *****The Crown of Dalemark, by Diana Wynne Jones
Picture Book Pick
***Here Comes Our Bride! by Ifeoma Onyefulu
Quotation of the Week
“Wisdom is caring for afterwards. . . .
Choose the afterwards first, then the action.
Fools choose action first.”
—words of a dragon in “Judgment,” by Elizabeth Moon,
from The Dragon Quintet, edited by Marvin Kaye
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