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User Review  - mazeway - LibraryThing

Loved loved loved it. I'm a simple gal--I want a good story, told in an interesting voice, with at least one likable character. Bonus points for not trying to make me cry. This book, told in the first ... Read full review

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User Review  - kebets - LibraryThing

Our April book club book. What an amazing book! I don't think you can read this book and not be changed. I went right to the CAI website and bought 2 copies of the book to give to others to read, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - jo-jo - LibraryThing

What a beautiful story Jeannette Walls created describing the life of her grandmother, Lily Casey Smith. Through a first person narrative, we are given a glimpse into the hard life this woman led, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - mirrani - LibraryThing

An inspiring story for everyone. You do not need to be Muslim, Christian, social worker, or educator to understand the deeply moving events behind this true story of one man's love for a people who ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nebraska_Girl1971 - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book. It was written in a very casual and matter of fact style that I liked. I have also read The Glass Castle, but it has been awhile. I think if I would read these 2 books ... Read full review

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User Review  - cjl242 - LibraryThing

The author of this book talks about how he attempts to climb a K2 mountain. The mountain was located in the Karakoram near Pakistan. He then goes into talking about how he had a desire to build a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sullywriter - LibraryThing

Inspriring story of a compassionate, selfless individual. Read full review

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User Review  - kcoleman428 - LibraryThing

What a great book to motivate you to try to help others, even if you have nothing! And to look below the surface of a situation. Read full review

This is a must read

User Review  - jpoc - Overstock.com

Greg Mortensons book is a must read for anyone who wants greater understanding of third world cultures. Read full review

great book

User Review  - whitetundra - Overstock.com

An excellent heartwarming story highly recommended. Read full review


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