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Hunger Games, the movie


Friday, March 23, I left work early, swooped by┬ámy daughter’s middle school to pick up three very excited 6th grade girls and drove as quickly as possible to the Cerrito theater, a wonderful art deco theater with sofas and great … Continue reading

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Trawler, by Redmond O’Hanlon


I had enjoyed Redmond’s Into the Heart of Borneo back when I was accompanying an exploratory tour to Borneo, led by Tim Laman, a Harvard rainforest biologist and a National Geographic photograper. So, when I heard about Trawler I wanted … Continue reading

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Mockingjay, by Suzanne Collins


I have to admit that I did not enjoy the much awaited Mockingjay as much as I thought I would. Perhaps part of it was that my life has gotten very hectic and I haven’t had as much time to … Continue reading

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Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins


You know they are going to make movie of this series. They will be blockbusters. But who will play Katniss? How about the star of “Victorious?” She looks like she could be a huntress. I read this book in about … Continue reading

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