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Story about a young Iranian girl at the start of the Islamic revolution.

Prisoner of Tehran by Marina Nemat - glad I grew up in Canada

The Mighty Girl reading resource

The classic text of the diary Anne Frank kept during the two years she and her family hid from the Nazis in an Amsterdam attic is a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit.

Woman at Point Zero: Second Edition for IB seniors

An amazing, quick read: "Every single man I did get to know filled me with but one desire: to lift my hand and bring it smashing down on his face.

The Magicians. Harry Potter, Holden Caufield and the entire Narnia crew in one strange book.

The Magicians by Lev Grossman for a world of mysterious manuscripts, power and magic

The Lovely Bones (and a hankie)

The Lovely Bones.upon beginning to read this book for the first time, about 6 years ago, it disturbed me and I had to put it down.but something made me pick it back up and finish it.I'm glad I did.forget the movie, READ THE BOOK!

Wow!  Fantastic book.  Although I'm a little paranoid now whenever I forget something or walk upstairs to go get something and can't remember what I went for, that I have early onset Alzheimer's

Still Alice -Lisa Genova about early onset Alzheimer’s. A book everyone should read

Jaycee Dugard's memoir, her story of being kidnapped, raped, and becoming the mother of two, all while being held captive in a couple's backyard. A truly inspirational story of survival.

Jaycee Dugard book, Stolen Life, review

A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard. I found this to be a hard read, the book is about real life Jaycee Dugard who was held captive by a man and his wife for 18 years before breaking out of her horrible prison.


Nomad - looks like an interesting read