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Anything by Kurt Vonnegut (especially Breakfast of Champions), Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger, The Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac, East of Eden by John Steinbeck, and Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli.
Christie now lives in Baltimore and drives a book-mobile. Laura felt bad about removing her from the web-site. Sometimes Mark and Laura mail her empty chip bags to remind her of us. Sometimes they mail her half eaten candy (just to keep her grounded).
Laura Bullard, nerd
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers, Looking for Alaska by John Green, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami, Bound for Glory by Woody Guthrie, Winesburg Ohio by Sherwood Anderson, Emma by Howard Zinn, and Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke, nearly every poem by Blaga Dimitrova, and nearly every poem by Czeslaw Milosz.
Laura likes poems, novels, biographies, podcasts, iTunesU and memes.
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