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Unsheltered


A timely novel that explores the human capacity for resiliency and compassion.
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What three words would you use to describe this book?

Created: 10/29/18

Replies: 22

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NancyPH

Join Date: 02/09/17

Posts: 14

What three words would you use to describe this book?

Preachy, pedantic, disjointed.


Posted Oct. 30, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
nancyn

Join Date: 05/12/16

Posts: 25

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Didactic, challenging, nihilistic


Posted Oct. 30, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
RebeccaF

Join Date: 08/24/14

Posts: 24

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

I'm curious - why do you say "nihilistic," nancyn?


Posted Oct. 30, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
caroles

Join Date: 07/11/16

Posts: 4

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Pragmatic, challenging, hopeful.


Posted Oct. 31, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
Wicky

Join Date: 10/31/18

Posts: 7

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

ambitious, moral, human


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cynthiad

Join Date: 11/25/12

Posts: 34

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

INSIGHT, PRIORITIES, VALUES


Posted Nov. 01, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
susiej

Join Date: 10/15/14

Posts: 231

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RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

narrow, negative, preachy


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JLPen77

Join Date: 02/05/16

Posts: 283

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RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Engaging, compelling, prophetic.


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paulak

Join Date: 04/21/11

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RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Cautionary, philosophical, hopeful


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MarieA

Join Date: 10/12/11

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RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

tedious, biased, disappointing


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judyg

Join Date: 04/20/11

Posts: 30

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Tragic, transformational, light


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candaceb

Join Date: 03/30/14

Posts: 40

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Interesting, informative, imaginative


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julieo

Join Date: 04/09/17

Posts: 9

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Political, Sermonizing, Families :)


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Maggie

Join Date: 01/01/16

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RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Disjointed, disappointing, boring


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kkh

Join Date: 11/07/18

Posts: 8

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Political, confusing yet enjoyable.


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franee

Join Date: 01/22/15

Posts: 6

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Repressive, Victimizing, Political


Posted Nov. 12, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
RebeccaF

Join Date: 08/24/14

Posts: 24

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Bold, complex, polarizing


Posted Nov. 12, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
SusanB

Join Date: 04/28/11

Posts: 15

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

challenging, hopeful, truth


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AntoinetteC

Join Date: 10/16/10

Posts: 25

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Important, controversial, necessary


Posted Nov. 17, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
Lloster

Join Date: 04/23/11

Posts: 7

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Pessimistic, adapting, reimagining


Posted Nov. 18, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
sharonj

Join Date: 01/26/17

Posts: 17

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Loyalties, parallels, complex


Posted Dec. 10, 2018 Go to Top | Go to bottom | link | alert
windellh

Join Date: 11/05/17

Posts: 30

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Practical, challenging, reality


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ritabook

Join Date: 12/12/18

Posts: 3

RE: What three words would you use to describe this book?

Face the facts


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