Play the August Game CLXI

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Donnamira finished July with:


To Say Nothing of the Dog - Connie Willis


Three Men in a Boat - Jerome K Jerome

('To Say Nothing of the Dog' is the sub-title of the above)

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Sheri, I will have to hide in my room and read that one! :)

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(Sergeant Schultz "I know nothing!")

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The Yeast Connection - William G Crook

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A Fine And Distant Itch - Jerusha Jones

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The Mosquito Coast - Paul Theroux

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Where The Tour Buses Don't Go - Jerry Lekas

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Lost Horizon, James Hilton

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The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America -- Bill Bryson

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Compass Points - David Whyte

(playing all on my own for 24 hours?)

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North By Northeast - Ray Ellis

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East of West -- Jonathan Hickman

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Stay Home - Don Moyer

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Arriving Home: A Gracious Southern Welcome, James T. Farmer

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Make your Home Among Strangers -- Jennine Capó Crucet

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Comfort of Srangers - Ian McEwan

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