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The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson



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Joy Hanay . I am reading two of her books.



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Prodigal Summer - Barbara Kingsolver



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sister of my heart

"It does not matter how slowly you go up, so long as you don't stop."- Confucius


Never. Lose. Hope

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Looking Back - Belva Plain



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8/9/12 4:56 P

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Good Enough to Eat by Stacey Ballis, although I haven't read it in a while because it's kind of boring. I'm also re-reading The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky



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50 Shades of Grey book III



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Ahab's Wife



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Over the Sea, Under the Stone.



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Hector and the Search for Happiness by Francois Lelord



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8/9/12 2:47 P

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50 Shades of Gray, and the Spark

With Love and Hope for a bright Future.
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8/9/12 2:43 P

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Eleventh Hour by Catherine Coulter

Lay aside life-harming heaviness and entertain a cheerful disposition.


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8/9/12 1:57 P

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I am re-reading the Spark.

'Inch by inch, life's a cinch. Yard by yard, life is hard.'"
"Finish each day and be DONE with it. You have DONE what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson.


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8/9/12 12:04 P

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I'm now reading 2 books, The Clash of Kings by George R R Martin & I just bought "THE SPARK" online & downloaded to my Kindle for PC. Started reading it last night.

No one ever said, "Life was fair or easy." Work hard


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8/9/12 10:44 A

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I decided to read an old classic, so I chose "To Kill a Mockingbird". Next I'm going to rent the movie on Amazon or Netflix or wherever I can find it.



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8/9/12 10:01 A

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I'm reading the 4th book in the Fever series by Karen Marie Moning.

1. Dark Fever
2. Blood Fever
3. Fae Fever
4. Dream Fever
5. Shadow Fever

This is the 4th or 5th time I'm reading this series. It's my absolute favorite! It's in the genre of paranormal / urban fantasy and she is an amazing writer. She also writes the Highlander series that ties into this series.

For anyone who's interested, here's the link to her page.
www.karenmoning.com/kmm/

Edited by: KIMI_SILVA at: 8/9/2012 (10:15)
Kimberlynn from California

Audaces Fortuna Iuvat - Fortune Favors the Bold
it's our actions that define us
What we choose
What we resist
What we're willing to give it all for


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8/9/12 9:30 A

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Game of Thrones book 1

GO HARD or GO HOME!

My favorite quote by Jillian Michaels


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8/9/12 9:24 A

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A Time for Peace by Barbara Cameron; the 3rd and last book of the Quilts of Lancaster series.
I'm going to miss the characters! This one is very good, just started it last night and halfway through it. I was even reading during the commercials when I was watching tv last night.


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Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

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8/8/12 5:39 A

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same one Clash of Kings - fair week coming up, reading book is on back burner.

No one ever said, "Life was fair or easy." Work hard


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8/7/12 10:56 P

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The Help

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8/7/12 10:47 P

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Some people, some other place





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8/7/12 10:31 P

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Trapped at the bottom of the sea By Frank Peretti

My name is Teresa.
I live in Oregon


When God seems far away, call on Psalm 139


"Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own" 1 Cor. 6:19



Their destiny is destruction, their god is their stomach, and their glory is in their shame. Their mind is on earthly things. Phil 3:19


Prov 23:2
put a knife to your throat if you are given to gluttony.


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8/6/12 8:10 A

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Out of Oz, by Gregory Maguire



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8/6/12 6:13 A

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Yesterday I finished Her Giant Octopus Moment by Kay Langdale and it was such a great summer read!



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8/6/12 5:16 A

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Lionheart by Sharon K Penman (as in Richard the)



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8/6/12 3:30 A

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Jillian Michael's Unlimited

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8/6/12 2:37 A

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soon I'll be reading "the spark" emoticon

The greatest wealth is health. ~Virgil


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8/5/12 6:48 P

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Women in Mid-life Crisis - Jim and Sally Conway



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8/5/12 3:13 P

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Moggach

"What's the adventure for today, Mommy?"
My eldest daughter when she was 3 1/2.


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8/5/12 3:10 P

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I am reading "Outlander" by Diana Gabaldon. This series was recommended by someone I just met and although it is different than what I usually read, I am enjoying it thouroughly. Probably will get the next book in the series when I finish the 2 other books I have waiting in line. *S*

Live Well, Laugh Often, Love Much.

I want to be an outrageous old woman, who never gets called an old lady. I want to become leaner and meaner, sharp edged and earth colored, till I just fade away from pure joy!


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8/5/12 3:06 P

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Sarah, by Orson Scott Card

Becoming the healthiest me that I can be.
Barbara
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I'm nearly finished Wild by Cheryl Strayed. I'm loving it. It's motivating me in ways I didn't think it would

I'll make it to the moon if I have to crawl.
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8/5/12 12:11 P

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Sookie Stackhouse, Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris



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Girl with the Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier


I did my best today, tomorrow I will do even better.


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8/5/12 11:33 A

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Ladykiller by Donna Fielder

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Catching Fire - 2nd book from Hunger Games



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Second book of George RR Martin's Series - A Song of Ice and Fire
1. A GAME of THRONES
2. A CLASH of KINGS - reading
3. A STORM of SWORDS
4. A FEAST of CROWS , etc.

Hard to put down, but it has a lot of violence. I guess HBO now has it as a series. I haven't seen any of the episodes. I like reading books first.

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8/4/12 3:07 P

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seduced by moonlight It is a fantasy series and I am really enjoying it!

GO HARD or GO HOME!

My favorite quote by Jillian Michaels


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8/4/12 2:37 P

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Done reading all books....need to go to the library



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8/4/12 1:27 P

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www.amazon.com/ThinStead-ultimate-weight-d
ieting-forever/dp/0615649688/ref=sr_1_
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Hi Spark Community,

I humbly submit my book, ThinStead, for your consideration.

In it, I share my struggles with weight and how I was finally able to achieve permanent weight loss. For me, that meant overcoming my emotional eating. I used to be addicted to pasta and other starchy foods in a big way. I could easily eat two large helpings for dinner while I watched TV. It seemed that there was always this undercurrent of anxiety I was trying to escape from. Now I'm down 30 lbs and still losing. But more importantly, it just feels good to finally be happy and in control of what I choose to eat for a change.

In my book, I share the very same techniques I used to release the negative emotions that were causing my food addictions. ThinStead also contains my clients' stories of their own journeys, as well as numerous helpful exercises to root out and release the negative emotions and memories which cause food cravings, and even tips on lifestyle and diet. Writing this book was a complete labor of love, because of how much it meant to me personally.

So if the subject of cravings, emotional eating or food addiction resonates with you, I would invite you to read my book. The process will require some self-reflection on your part, but if you stick with it, you can finally have mastery over food and achieve permanent weight loss. But best of all, you'll be happier and more peaceful too. It worked for me, and I want to share it with everyone who may be struggling with weight. Thank you.

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If you change your mind, you can change your body, and ultimately change your life~
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Riptide by Catherine Coulter

Lay aside life-harming heaviness and entertain a cheerful disposition.


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Clara Callan by Richard W.Wright.

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Cerulean Sins by Laurell K. Hamilton



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The Bonesetter's Daughter by Amy Tan



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A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

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Keep A Kind Heart!


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Figures in silk by Vanora Bennett

"All you can possibly need or desire is already yours. Call your desires into being by imaging and feeling your wish fulfilled." Neville Goddard


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A Time to Love by Barbara Cameron; started it last night, really loving it so far!


My name is Shari; I have been a Sparker since July 2006, I am now in hospice care for metastatic breast cancer, but I'm not letting cancer stop me from Sparking!

Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

A. A. Milne



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Desperation by Stephen King

For he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things.

Psalm 107:9


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just got done reading all 3 books. 50 shades of gray.,

I CAN DO THIS

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