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Intense, heartbreaking novel (but very closely based on true story) about Lost Boys of Sudan.

What Is the What: The Autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng is a 2006 novel written by Dave Eggers. It is based on the real life story of Valentino Achak Deng, a Sudanese refugee and member of the Lost Boys of Sudan program. (cover art by Rachell Sumpter)

Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart

Super Sad True Love Story

Gary Shteyngart’s new novel is a supersad, superfunny, superaffecting satirical romance set in the near future, as the United States crumbles.

C.S. Lewis

The Problem of Pain C. Lewis “ “Try to exclude the possibility of suffering which the order of nature and the existence of free wills involve, and you find that you have excluded life itself.

Running for My Life, the amazing autobiography of Olympic Athlete, Lopez Lomong: Book Review. This is an amazing book! I LOVE IT SO FAR!

Running for My Life: One Lost Boy’s Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games is the inspiring true story of Lopez Lomong, a Sudanese “lost boy” who achieved his dream of becoming an American citizen and Olympic athlete.

To you it's just another book, but to me it's another adventure.

Quote: To you it's just another book but to me it's another adventure.


Whenever I so much as hear the words "library card", I burst out into this song. Because as long as I have my library card, I will being having fun and it will never be hard!

One of my favorite self development books, The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz.  Always grateful for these reminders from Don Miguel Ruiz ...  Be Impeccable With Your Word.  Don't Take Anything Personally.  Don't Make Assumptions.  Always Do Your Best.

My New Year's Resolutions came from The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom (A Toltec Wisdom Book) Be Impeccable with your Word Don’t Take Anything Personally Don’t Make Assumptions Always Do Your Best