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  What Are You Reading?

Staff and faculty share their recent readings as part of the Reading Critically for Success campus-wide effort to encourage an environment of reading. Some include notes for our readers' benefit.

 

Janice Griffith

Three Cups of Tea

Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Reid (NF)

One man's mission to fight terrorism and bring education to the Islamic people.
 
Eclipse-Twilight Series Stephanie Meyer (F)
Vampires - purely for fun.
 
Dealing with Difficult People: Creating Success Rory Lilley (NF)
Communication skills
 
Joan Kahwajy-Anderson

Joan of Arc

Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Reid (NF)

 

Larry Wilburn

 
Blood Done Sign My Name Timothy Tyson (NF)

Well-written account of racial conflict in Oxford, NC after the murder of an African-American in 1970- Highly Recommended.

 

Mary Vanderlinden

 
Joan of Arc, Her Story

Regine Pernoud and Marie-Veronique Clin (NF)

This is a very detailed review of the life of Joan of Arc.   Most fascinating is that this book includes details of Joan's appearances around France, communications with the Dauphin, as well as many other encounters.   I recommend! 

 

 

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