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Book Review: The Rules of Inheritance

Book Review: The Rules of Inheritance

Title: The Rules of Inheritance Language: Claire Bidwell Smith Hardcover:304 pages Publisher:Hudson Street Press (February 2, 2012) ISBN-10:1594630887 ISBN-13: 978-1594630880 ABOUT THE BOOK (from Amazon.com) A resonant memoir of the ways untimely good-byes echo through the years by a writer who has considered every nuance of grief. Tweet

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba

I first heard of this book this morning when a friend emailed me the link to the interview with William Kamkwamba on ABC. Book: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Author: William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer Release Date: 9/29/2009 ISBN: 9780061730320; ISBN10: 0061730327 Pages: 288 SUMMARY: “William Kamkwamba was born in Malawi, Africa, a country plagued by AIDS and poverty. Like most people in his village, his family subsisted on the meager crops they could grow, living without the luxuries—consider…

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