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A Manuscript of Ashes
3.43
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Apr 22, 2013
 
The Great Gatsby
3.83
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Jul 25, 2007
 
The Poisonwood Bible
3.97
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Jul 25, 2007
 
Missing Out: In Praise of the Unlived Life
2.99
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Apr 29, 2013
 
The Alchemist
3.73
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Jul 25, 2007
 
Lolita
3.85
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Jul 25, 2007
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.81
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Jul 25, 2007
 
East of Eden
4.31
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Jul 25, 2007
 
One Hundred Years of Solitude
3.97
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Jul 25, 2007
 
Franny and Zooey
3.98
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Jul 25, 2007
 
Love in the Time of Cholera
3.85
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Jul 25, 2007
 
Chronicle of a Death Foretold
3.92
I'm a big fan of Garcia Marquez and if you read him, too, then you will read this. If not familiar with his works, then please pick up "100 Years of S...more
Oct 2007
Oct 11, 2007
 
On the Road: The Original Scroll
4.21
Recently the 50th anniversary of Kerouac's On the Road has generated a lot of interest in the book, Kerouac and the Beat scene. This book has the text...more
Oct 2007
Oct 11, 2007
 
The Hidden Assassins (Javier Falcon, #3)
3.81
Since I last posted to Goodreads which was ages ago, I've consumed all of Robert Wilson, Alan Furst, Ian Rankin, Philip Kerr, Jo Nesbro, Henning Manke...more
Apr 22, 2013
Oct 24, 2008
 
Into the Wild
3.88
How responsible are we for our own lives and the way we live them in relationship to our surroundings, our society, our family? Can one live "purely"...more
Nov 2007
Dec 04, 2007
 
Too Close To The Sun: The Life and Times of Denys Finch Hatton
3.59
If you remember the character that Robert Redford played in the movie, Out of Africa, this is the real story of Denys Finch-Hatton, an upper class Eng...more
Aug 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
On Chesil Beach
3.48
A stark, staid and highly strung story of a proper young newly wed British couple on their honeymoon. The time is 1962 and the summer of love is still...more
Aug 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
The Secret Keeper
4.11
Great story! Scene switches back and forth between 2011 London and a family home in the English countryside, and the 1941 London of the blitz, as a fa...more
Apr 27, 2013
Apr 29, 2013
 
Prague Fatale (Bernard Gunther, #8)
4.03
Philip Kerr sets his Bernie Gunther crime novels in Germany during WWII. Detective Commissar Gunther is the badboy of the Berlin police and no friend...more
Apr 18, 2013
Apr 22, 2013
 
Speaking from Among the Bones (Flavia de Luce, #5 )
4.24
I've become enamored of the precocious sleuthing talents of Miss de Luce and of setting of her ancestral home, Buckshaw, hard by the village of Bishop...more
Apr 28, 2013
Apr 29, 2013
 
No Country for Old Men
4.09
I wrote a review of this for the Sackets Harbor Gazette!
If you think that the western novel genre died with Louis L’Amour. Think again. Cormac McCarth...more
Nov 2007
Dec 04, 2007
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