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The Power of the Poppy: Harnessing Nature’s Most Dangerous Plant Ally by Kenaz Filan

The Power of the Poppy: Harnessing Nature’s Most Dangerous Plant Ally Kenaz Filan Park Street Press (2011) ISBN 9781594773990 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (3/11) “Approximately 7,500 years ago agricultural communities began to develop along the basin of … Continue reading

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Multiply and Divide with Sticks and Steps: Teach this Easy Method in Just 5 Minutes by Maureen Stearns

Multiply and Divide with Sticks and Steps: Teach this Easy Method in Just 5 Minutes Maureen Stearns Enrichment Books (2011) ISBN 9780972690850 Reviewed by Christine Watson for Reader Views (10/10)   Maureen Stearns obviously has experience working with students.  In … Continue reading

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Liana Tips: Or More Than Most People Want To Know About Vines, Vine-Like Plants and Other Ramblings, Volume 2 of 2 by Gwen Kirtley Perkins, PhD

Liana Tips: Or More Than Most People Want To Know About Vines, Vine-Like Plants and Other Ramblings, Volume 2 of 2 Gwen Kirtley Perkins, PhD Wheredepony Press (2011) ISBN 9780981825243 Reviewed by Vicki Liston for Reader Views (10/11)   “Liana … Continue reading

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Liana Tips: Or More Than Most People Want To Know About Vines, Vine-Like Plants and Other Ramblings, Volume 1 of 2 by Gwen Kirtley Perkins, PhD

Liana Tips: Or More Than Most People Want To Know About Vines, Vine-Like Plants and Other Ramblings, Volume 1 of 2 Gwen Kirtley Perkins, PhD Wheredepony Press (2010) ISBN 9781981825236 Reviewed by Vicki Liston for Reader Views (10/11) “Liana Tips: … Continue reading

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Just a Bunch of Crazy Ideas by Pardu S. Ponnapalli

Just a Bunch of Crazy Ideas Pardu S. Ponnapalli Xlibris Corporation (2011) ISBN 9781456882389 Reviewed by Amanda Wesley for Reader Views (10/11)   “Just a Bunch of Crazy Ideas” sums up the whole idea of Pardu S. Ponnapalli’s collection of … Continue reading

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Gas Drilling and the Fracking of a Marriage by Stephanie C. Hamel

Gas Drilling and the Fracking of a Marriage Stephanie C. Hamel Coffeetown Press (2011) ISBN 9781603811149 Reviewed by April Sullivan for Reader Views (10/11)   Stephanie C. Hamel has written an honest, straight-forward, thought-provoking and well-written account of her dilemma … Continue reading

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Discovery of the Grand Unified Theory: The Greatest Discovery of 21st Century Opening the Door to a New World- Essential Reading for All Human Beings, Young and Old by Arkay Nair

Discovery of the Grand Unified Theory: The Greatest Discovery of 21st Century Opening the Door to a New World- Essential Reading for All Human Beings, Young and Old Arkay Nair AuthorHouse (2011) ISBN 9781463487317 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader … Continue reading

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