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MirrorMask (children's edition)
Neil Gaiman
The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories, Volume One: Where on Earth
Ursula K. Le Guin
Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown
Maud Hart Lovelace
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Oscar Wilde, Camille Cauti
Riders of the Purple Sage
Zane Grey
Vampires, Zombies, & Wanton Souls
Marge Simon
The Wounded Healer: Ministry in Contemporary Society - Henri J.M. Nouwen I am wounded. Nouwen helped me understand my woundedness, and how it informs my ministry as a clergyperson in the United Methodist Church. His chapter on people living under the threat of cold war nuclear holocaust brought me to the edge of tears. I remember my friends and me playing war games on the playground, and growing up next to Tinker Airforce Base in Oklahoma City. We did surprise nuclear attack and tornado drills - oddly similar in execution. We were scared to death! Nouwen empowered me to be both a wounded "nuclear man" and a pastor. An important work for me.