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Amelia Boone is an American obstacle racer. She used to be an attorney for the law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. She's currently employed by Apple Inc. in San Jose, CA.
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The Road
Cormac McCarthy - Mar 28, 2006
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The searing, post-apocalyptic novel about a father and son's fight to survive.A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, ...
Amelia Boone
Jul 22, 2021
@realdumbrunner That book wrecked me.      source
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The War of Art
Steven Pressfield - Jun 16, 2015 (first published in 2002)
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Internationally bestselling author of Last of the Amazons, Gates of Fire, and Tides of War, Steven Pressfield delivers a guide to inspire and support those who struggle to express their creativity. Pressfield believes that “resistance” is the greatest enemy, and he offers many unique and helpful ways to overcome it....
Amelia Boone
Mar 13, 2021
@LindseyHein Probably my most highlighted book      source
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Tribe
On Homecoming and Belonging
Sebastian Junger - May 24, 2016
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Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges todays returning veterans face in modern society.There are ancient tribal human behaviors-loyalty, inter-reliance, cooperation-that flare up in communities during times of turmoil and suffering. Thes...
Amelia Boone
Mar 21, 2020
@LisamarieHemann Yes! Such an incredible book on so many levels and really fitting for this time.      source
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House of Leaves
Mark Z. Danielewski - Mar 07, 2000
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Years ago, when House of Leaves was first being passed around, it was nothing more than a badly bundled heap of paper, parts of which would occasionally surface on the Internet. No one could have anticipated the small but devoted following this terrifying story would soon command. Starting with an odd assortment of marginalized youth—musicians, tat...
Amelia Boone
This is a book that you have to hold because there are parts of it where you need to turn it upside down to read it. It's an entire sensory experience.      source
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