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Financial Intelligence: A Manager's Guide to Knowing What the Numbers Really Mean
Karen Berman, John Case, Joe Knight
The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen
Edward Copeland, Juliet McMaster
Hildegard of Bingen: A Spiritual Reader
Carmen Acevedo Butcher

Northanger Abbey (Barnes & Noble classics)

Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen, Alfred Mac Adam Hard to go wrong with Jane Austen, but this reread of the novel confirms its place as my least favorite. Austen is mocking the gothic romance novels of her time, and she does so with usual biting humor and wit. However, it gets old and predictable (like the novels she is satirizing) because it lacks her original touches.