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Bookcrossing Cache

A cache by TeamWaddy Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 03/23/2006
2 out of 5
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: large (large)

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Geocache Description:

This cache, located in Faulks Heritage Woods, is devoted to registered books. Seekers are encouraged to bring along a book which has been registered at the Bookcrossing site. Those who take a book from the cache are encouraged to log the book's journey on and then re-release the book into the wild when done.

This cache is a very large ammo box. Difficulty rating would have been a one except that this wooded area is subject to thick tree cover during the summer months.

The Marion Parks Department is very particular about this natural area. Please CITO if needed and try to remain on the main trail as much as possible.Parking can be found at N42 00.589 W091 37.128

The box contains a log book, a small gift for the 1st to find, and the following books:


  • Jurassic Park, by Michael Crichton
  • Strange Birds in the Tree of Heaven, by Karen Salyer McElmurray
  • The New American Militarism: How Americans Are Seduced By War, by Andrew Bacevich
  • Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics, by Anonymous
  • The Running Mate, by Joe Klein
  • Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, by John Berendt
  • Predator (Kay Scarpetta mystery), by Patricia Cornwell
  • Where the Right Went Wrong: How Neoconservatives Subverted the Reagan Revolution and Hijacked the Bush Presidency, by Patrick J. Buchanan
  • Die Broke: A Radical 4-Part Personal Finance Plan, by Stephen M. Pollan, Mark Levine
  • The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall (The Dragonriders of Pern), by Anne McCaffrey
  • Angels and Demons, by Dan Brown
  • The Spellcoats (Dalemark Quartet, Book 3), by Diana Wynne Jones - Excellent Young Adult Fantasy Read

Trade Paperbacks

  • We Were the Mulvaneys, by Joyce Carol Oates
  • Good in Bed, by Jennifer Weiner
  • Bookends, by Jane Green

Small Paperbacks

  • National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Dinosaurs, by Joseph E. Wallace
  • Jackie Ethel Joan: Women of Camelot, by J. Randy Taraborrelli
  • Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter), by Laurell K. Hamilton - Adult-themed horror

Please be kind and bring a book when you take one. Also, don't forget to log your books on Bookcrossing. Have fun!

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