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Bookish Thoughts:

This semester has introduced me to many books, here are some of the books I have enjoyed or found interesting so far:

 Books that taught me things I didn’t know before

Danza: Amalia Hernandez and the Ballet Folklorico of Mexico by Duncan Tonatiuh

The Noisy Paint box: The Colors and sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art by Barb Rosenstock

Fascinating: The Life of Leonard Nimoy by Richard Michelson

Eyes of the World: Robert Capa, Gerta Taro and the Invention of Modern Photojournalism by Marc Aronson

 Books that provoked an emotional response:

Unleaving by Jill Paton Walsh

Push by Sapphire

Shizuko’s Daughter by Kyoko Mori

House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

 Old favorites that I get to see in a new light:

Marcello in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork

A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman