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The Most Beautiful: My Life with Prince by Mayte Garcia

Just finished this book by Prince’s first wife Mayte. It was a quick read. I finished it in 2 days. Thoughtful, tender and bittersweet, Mayte writes about dance, music, God, Prince’s genius, their life together, her pregnancy, the exhilarating ups … Continue reading

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Reading List: The Last Lion

I am truly enjoying The Last Lion, a biography about Winston Churchill covering the years of 1940-1965. There are so many parallels to our current state of world affairs. In that regard, its easier to take a less emotional look … Continue reading

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Who I Am

During my road trip in July 2014, I listened to quite an interesting autobiography about Pete Townshend of  The Who rock band.  I downloaded the audio book version of  Who I Am from my local library ( free!). Growing up … Continue reading

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Amanda Knox

I finished the audiobook Waiting To Be Heard by Amanda Knox, the gal who spent 4 years in an Italian jail, wrongly accused of killing her roommate. I’ve been contemplating how we go about making good or bad decisions in … Continue reading

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David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell

David and Goliath, the latest book by Malcolm Gladwell is a fascinating read ( or listen – I did the audio book).  The subtitle of the book tells the real story for us: Underdogs, Misfits and The Art of Battling … Continue reading

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Steel Van Man

I don’t normally read murder-mystery thrillers, but this one surprised me. I couldn’t stop reading! How does any normal person deal with life after they’ve been a victim of a crime? How does an innocent and powerless child attempt to … Continue reading

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Hawaii by James Michener

I just finished Hawaii by James Michener.  It’ll go down as one of my all time favorite books and judging by the awards, movies and TV series made from this historical novel, it’s obvious that lots of others feel the … Continue reading

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