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Counting on Grace
This is a really good YA story about a young girl & her family working at a Vermont Textile mill. As I live surrounded by the skeletons of these o ...more
Dec 04, 2009
Dec 04, 2009
The Frozen Rabbi
this very amusing book has caught me off guard. I would never have imagined myself enjoying a book so heavily thematic in judaica. Just not my interes ...more
Feb 23, 2010
Jan 31, 2010
This is a wonderful book! I really really enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone!
Dec 30, 2010
Jan 14, 2011
The Vine of Desire
Not quite as riveting as its predecessor, 'Sister of My Heart', but then, the characters are older, maturing young women, no longer protected by their ...more
Jan 2003
Feb 21, 2009
The Buddha in the Attic
lovely book. rich in quiet character.
Sep 08, 2013
May 03, 2014
Interpreter of Maladies
short stories by a wonderful writer.
Jan 2007
Apr 18, 2009
Little Bee
This is a really good book which offers what seems to be a remarkably genuine character in Little Bee, a young Nigerian immigrant to the UK. Her story ...more
Dec 26, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
House of Sand and Fog
This has got to be the bleakest book I have ever in my life attempted to read. DuBois gets lots of stars for crafting an extra-ordinary and brutal sto ...more
Jan 2006
Feb 17, 2009
Unaccustomed Earth: Stories
Short stories by a wonderful writer from a completely different universe than my own..... towns, neighborhoods, communities I know intimately as I gre ...more
Dec 2008
Dec 30, 2008
Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy
A young cuban boy and his brother growing up in Havana during the Revolution and then under Castro, ultimatelly to be sent away to America by but with ...more
Jan 2000
Feb 21, 2009
Small Island
superb book!
not set
May 13, 2010
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