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168
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
4.27
From "LA Times," 8/31/14
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Sep 02, 2014
 
139
The Hundred-Year House
3.50
L.A. Times Summer Books; June 1, 2014
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Jun 03, 2014
 
100
Snapper
3.24
not set
Sep 23, 2013
 
138
In the Light of What We Know: A Novel
3.96
Review of "Zia Haider Rahman’s dazzling début" in New Yorker by James Wood, May 19, 2014.
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May 14, 2014
 
45
Building Stories
4.25
From NPR's "10 Eye-Catching Reads For The Book Lover On Your List," December 12, 2012
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Dec 12, 2012
 
76
New Grub Street
3.71
Recommended by author Jonathan Lethem during "Fiction: The Social Novel" at 2013 FoB.
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May 07, 2013
 
29
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil
4.17
Per JH: Easier to read than the signature work ("Origins of Totalitarianism")
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Jul 16, 2012
 
75
Blood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West
4.20
Recommended by "Fiction: The Social Novel" panelists at FoB 2013.
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May 07, 2013
 
127
Burmese Lessons: A true love story
3.38
From Long Beach "Literary Women" 2014 roster.
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Feb 27, 2014
 
80
Wingshooters
3.78
"Fiction: Unheard Stories" panelist at 2013 FoB.
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May 07, 2013
 
63
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
3.85
Everywhere, including Kirkus "Best Books of 2012" list.
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Mar 26, 2013
 
55
People Are Unappealing: Even Me
3.62
From Cookbooks 101 reader "favorites" lists 1/31/13.
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Feb 05, 2013
 
74
Elders: A Novel
3.14
From some FoB author (Keating, Shipstead, or Attenberg).
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May 07, 2013
 
135
Dept. of Speculation
3.84
Anne R. and Warwick's staff recommendation
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May 04, 2014
 
53
The Woman Upstairs
3.32
From LA Times "new crop of books," January 13, 2013.
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Jan 24, 2013
 
54
Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir
3.66
From LA Times "new crop of books," January 13, 2013.
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Jan 24, 2013
 
69
40 Years of Chez Panisse: The Power of Gathering
4.19
Look for audio version, reviewed in the "New Yorker."
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Apr 22, 2013
 
119
Leaving the Sea: Stories
3.43
From New Yorker's "Books to Watch Out For: January"
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Jan 14, 2014
 
128
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
3.66
From Long Beach "Literary Women" 2014 roster.
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Feb 27, 2014
 
148
A Replacement Life
3.65
From "New Yorker," July 21, 2014
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Jul 17, 2014
 
57
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
3.71
"Time" magazine recommendation -- 3/11/13
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Mar 04, 2013
 
79
Secret Son
3.35
"Fiction: Unheard Stories" panelist at 2013 FoB.
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May 07, 2013
 
91
The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family
3.75
Meredith's possible book club suggestions
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Aug 27, 2013
 
136
Burial Rites
3.99
Warwick's staff recommendation.
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May 04, 2014
 
143
The Blazing World
3.62
"New Yorker" review, June 23, 2014
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Jun 27, 2014
 
120
Perfect
3.57
From New Yorker's Books to Watch Out For: January
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Jan 14, 2014
 
87
Still Life with Oysters and Lemon: On Objects and Intimacy
4.16
From Joy the Baker's blog, June 22, 2013.
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Jun 27, 2013
 
39
The Sisters Brothers
3.82
From various sources, and Santa Cruz Bookstore.
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Oct 29, 2012
 
140
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
3.50
L.A. Times Summer Books; June 1, 2014
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Jun 03, 2014
 
78
Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits
3.66
"Fiction: Unheard Stories" panelist at 2013 FoB.
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May 07, 2013
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