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 Sonderbooks #64

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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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Happy reading!

October 9, 2003


***The Best American Travel Writing 2002 edited by Frances Mayes.  Series editor, Jason Wilson


*****The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, by Mark Haddon
***Fatima's Good Fortune, by Joanne and Gerry Dryansky
***Snobbery With Violence, by Marion Chesney

Young Adult Fiction

***The Exiles in Love, by Hilary McKay

Children's Nonfiction

***C D C? by William Steig
***Mathematicians Are People, Too: Volume Two, by Luetta and Wilbert Reimer

Children's Fiction

***Rosy Cole's Worst Ever, Best Yet Tour of New York City, by Sheila Greenwald

Old Favorite

(Fiction): *****The Great Divorce, by C. S. Lewis

Picture Book Pick

***The Witch's Children, by Ursula Jones.  Illustrated by Russell Ayto

Quotation of the Week

“There are only two kinds of people in the end:
those who say to God, ‘Thy will be done,’
and those to whom God says at the end, ‘Thy will be done.’”
--C. S. Lewis, The Great Divorce

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