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American Spy

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I’m not necessarily what you would call an adventurous person. I avoid risk at all cost. I dislike the outdoors unless it’s well-groomed, like a park or a patio. Dangerous careers have never appealed to me. But I am deeply susceptible to peer pressure, which is why I picked up American Spy from the library after seeing approximately 1 million people post about it on Instagram.

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The Age of Light

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Have you ever had a beautiful, talented friend date someone who is - okay, fine - sort of hot and talented in their own right, but also kind of a total asshole who only appreciates her as long as she doesn’t threaten him? And expects that she’ll give up her hopes and dreams to support his career?

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Cork Dork

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I got Cork Dork as a Christmas gift for my husband last year, with the ulterior motive of stealing it to read myself before he got around to it. If you’ve met Fritz, you know he picks up a new hobby to be passionately invested in about every 4 weeks.

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The Incomplete Book of Running

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I’ve never been a runner. Until recently, the closest I had come was shuffling my way through a few amateur 5ks every year in order to justify the aggressive Saturday day-drinking of my early 20s. At one holiday race a few years ago, I actually planned on exerting myself so little that I wore bright red lipstick and a headband shaped like a Christmas tree.

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