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Finding Truth

The Riddle and the Knight: In search of Sir John Mandeville by Giles Milton is a non-fiction book published in 1996. This is another library book sale discovery which, quite frankly, left me amazed. Milton, a British journalist, discovered Mandeville’s … Continue reading

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Kickin’ It in NYC

Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair and Post-Punk, from the Middle East to the Lower East Side is a gut wrenching memoir written by Rayya Elias, a former drug addict.  Born in Syria, a young Elias migrated to the U.S. … Continue reading

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