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Celicious Premium Black PU Leather Flip Case for A&hellip by Celicious
I'm a bit skeptical about buying cheap phone cases, they're often a false economy, but this product is reasonably priced and very well made. The pockets on the inside are very useful, the case is sturdy and the magnet catch is well made.
Top notch product, I would recommend
The Lost Language of Plants: The Ecological Import&hellip by Stephen Harrod Buhner
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5.0 out of 5 stars Essential reading, 8 Feb 2014
I believe this book is essential reading for all. Buhner's research and knowledge are extensive, and he lays down in very accessible terms some of the major problems that face our society. The separation of humans from nature is dangerous and has brought some of the worst crises that Western society faces down upon us.
Buhner goes into detail about how the loss of nature from our lives has left an unfillable gap in our very beings, and how we often don't even know it.
His chapter on pharmaceuticals is frightening, knowledgable and necessary.
What's more, his writing is poetic, sympathetic and accessible. This is a must read for Western society and also for this century… Read more
The Dinner by Herman Koch
The Dinner by Herman Koch
3.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 8 Feb 2014
I had read many good reviews of The Dinner and I was looking forward to it. Unfortunately, I was disappointed.
Overall, I found Koch a good writer and the narrative was certainly interestingly constructed enough to keep me reading. However, one of my main issues with why I found it difficult was that all of the characters are obnoxious and unlikeable. If the reader is meant to get a sense of sympathy towards the arrogant narrator, his unscrupulous wife and the unfolding dilemna, I missed something, or the invocation isn't there. Perhaps this is the point, making it a slightly shocking and clever novel, but if so I found myself wondering if I really wanted to read material like… Read more

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