by James A. Michener | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0449241637 Global Overview for this book
Registered by eastbaybookmisr of Oakland, California USA on 7/10/2010
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Journal Entry 1 by eastbaybookmisr from Oakland, California USA on Saturday, July 10, 2010
1978 Fawcett Crest paperback of the #1 bestseller. I found this copy last year in the free books pile on the porch of Dimond Library.

I can let this go after I read:
1953 The Bridges at Toko-Ri [read 2017]
1959 Hawaii [read 2008]
1971 The Drifters [read 2010]
1974 Centennial [read 2009]

Edit April 16, 2021: This was pretty good, detailing a succession of voyages to Chesapeake Bay over many centuries, up to the present day. But at over a thousand pages, it is impossibly long to read, and I just skimmed it to end for time. I currently have this ranked at #6022 on my ranked list of best-read books lately.

Released 1 mo ago (4/17/2021 UTC) at Public Library - Dimond, 3565 Fruitvale Ave. in Oakland, California USA


... planned for in the donation box inside. This branch might now be open on a limited basis, after the Covid virus is waning. But libraries are still being very strict with closing midday for intensive cleaning of surfaces, and quarantining returned books, so I am not going to bother with a visit just yet, as it seems likely they will also still have the donations box closed. So I will just release to a nearby Little Free Library instead, and just mark it here in the release location rotation.

And please visit the next meetup of TriValley BookCrossing group, at Panera Bread in Dublin, the second Tuesday of each month.

And if you are now hoping to catch or release another book, but don't know where, check out my home page for a full list of all the local Little Free Libraries and other great release zones, where books can be safely left and found!

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