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The Haul

31 Jan

True confession: I didn’t read the whole time I was at ALA. Well, I read menus and schedules, but no books. I find it kind of funny.

I mailed two medium sized boxes of books home and the last one arrived last night. I made an effort to be selective about what I took – in part to be mindful of my consumption, in part because I took a small suitcase on the train. Aside from about five books I brought to school yesterday, this is my book haul:

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Here, in no particular order, are the ones I am most excited about.

Patron Saint of Nothing by Randy Ribay

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The Size of the Truth  by Andrew Smith

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Last of the Name  by Rosanne Parry

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Pay Attention, Carter Jones by Gary D. Schmidt

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Susan B. Anthony by Teri Kanefield

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