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Books as Furniture

A record of where time has been lost, spent, or restructured. 

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Black Fire: The True Story of the Original Tom Sawyer--and of the Mysterious Fires That Baptized Gold Rush-Era San Francisco
Robert Graysmith
Designing Networks and Services for the Cloud: Delivering business-grade cloud applications and services (Networking Technology)
Huseni Saboowala, Muhammad Abid, Sudhir Modali
Write Good or Die
Scott Nicholson
Reading Like a Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them
Francine Prose

Cutting for Stone

Cutting for Stone - Abraham Verghese When I began to read this book, I made the remark to someone that I was so happy, so comfortable with the writing that I would keep reading regardless of the book's place in my target genres. Fortunately, the storyline was strong and kept me interested. I'll rank this as one of the best books I've ever read. I felt educated, comforted, drawn in as a confidant, as a family member, and rarely a disinterested observer.