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*****= An all-time favorite
****  = Outstanding
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Sonderbooks #15

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.
Subscribe, and I'll send you a free e-mail notification when future issues are posted, approximately every two weeks.
Click on the title of the book to read the complete review.
Happy reading!

November 21, 2001


****The Hills Is Lonely, by Lillian Beckwith
***Meditations on Middle Earth, edited by Karen Haber
**Tales From the Couch, edited by Jason Shinder

Children's Fiction

***The Art of Keeping Cool, by Janet Taylor Lisle
***Mansa Musa, by Kephra Burns

Old Favorite

(Fiction):   *****Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte

Picture Book Pick

  *****Rainy Morning, by Daniel Pinkwater

Quotation of the Week

“Because of Tolkien, the universe will forever genuinely contain magic,
even when all of it passes, and the covers of the book, for the last time, are shut.”
--Diane Duane in Meditations on Middle Earth

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