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1. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate (Paperback)
    Author: Jacqueline Kelly
    Publisher: Square Fish
Ages 9-12 9/28/2011
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Leanne said: Loved it. A sassy, yet historically accurate heroine...well done and satisfying.
tags: I read
3,925 Reviews  
2. Blink - Power Of Thinking Without Thinking (Hardcover)
    Author: Malcolm Gladwell
    Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
N/A 6/1/2011
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Leanne said: Amazing! My first foray into the world of Malcolm Gladwell. So much to think about....my brain hurts! :)
tags: Inspired me
1,198 Reviews  
3. Daddy Long-Legs (Classic Library) (Hardcover)
    Author: Jean Webster
    Publisher: Book Sales
Ages 9-12 6/1/2011
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Leanne said: I can't believe I missed reading this growing up! Loved it. And I recently watched the movie with Fred Astaire and Leslie Caron
tags: I read
651 Reviews  
4. Pollyanna Grows Up (Puffin Classics) (Paperback)
    Author: Eleanor H. Porter
    Publisher: Puffin Books
Ages 9-12 3/15/2011
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Leanne said: I grew up watching the Disney movie! The book has so many more layers.
tags: I read
38 Reviews  
5. Neverwhere: A Novel (Paperback)
    Author: Neil Gaiman
    Publisher: Harper Perennial
N/A 3/15/2011
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Leanne said: I'm so excited that this novel has been chosen for the Spring 2011 "One Book, One Chicago" I'm really enjoying reading it again.
tags: I'm reading
14,001 Reviews  
6. Grimm's Fairy Tales (Hardcover)
    Author: Brothers Grimm
    Illustrator: Arthur Rackham
    Publisher: SeaStar
Ages 9-12 9/26/2008
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Leanne said: Sometimes, in this Disney-fied and Gregory Maguired world, we forget the original tales. I'm surprised every time I return and read this wonderful book.
tags: I Read
1,239 Reviews  
7. Vanity Fair (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback)
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
    Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
N/A 4/6/2008
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Leanne said: One of my favorite books. I've been writing at a frantic pace lately and-- for some odd reason--whenever the creative fever strikes- I can only handle re-reading classics.
tags: I recommend
2,076 Reviews  
8. Where the Wild Things Are (Hardcover)
    Author: Maurice Sendak
    Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Ages 4-8 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: My family's all-time favorite picture book!
tags: I recommend
3,275 Reviews  
9. Seeing Redd: Looking Glass Wars, Book Two (The Looking Glass Wars) (Hard...
    Author: Frank Beddor
    Publisher: Dial
Young Adults 10/8/2007
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Leanne tagged as: I Read
1,331 Reviews  
10. The Looking Glass Wars (Hardcover)
    Author: Frank Beddor
    Publisher: Dial
N/A 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: A totally original twisting of Lewis Carroll's classic!
tags: I recommend
185 Reviews  
11. The Hero's Journey: Joseph Campbell on His Life and Work (The Collected ...
    Author: Joseph Campbell
    Publisher: New World Library
N/A 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: For the writer: A collection of interviews with Joseph Campbell. What a fascinating scholar and eloquent storyteller.
tags: I recommend
81 Reviews  
12. 45 Master Characters (Hardcover)
    Author: Victoria Lynn Schmidt
    Publisher: Writer's Digest Books
N/A 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: For the writer: Another study of mythic journeys focusing on character creation.
tags: I recommend
148 Reviews  
13. The Midnight Disease: The Drive to Write, Writer's Block, and the Creati...
    Author: Alice Weaver Flaherty
    Publisher: Mariner Books
N/A 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: The title says it all.
tags: I recommend
76 Reviews  
14. The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Storytellers & Screenwriters ...
    Author: Christopher Vogler
    Publisher: Michael Wiese Film Productions
N/A 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: An absolutely essential book for any novelist. I am a lover of Joseph Campbell (see The Hero's Journey) and Vogler pays great homage to Cambell with this book.
tags: Inspired me
524 Reviews  
15. Rosa, Sola (Hardcover)
    Author: Carmela A. Martino
    Publisher: Candlewick
Ages 9-12 10/8/2007
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Leanne said: This book touched my child's heart very deeply.
tags: I recommend
34 Reviews  
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