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The Name of the Rose
This book is so self-aware, I feel like it's reading over my shoulder right now. I recall, about half-way through, lamenting the fact that my edition ...more
May 10, 2010
May 01, 2010
In the Sea There are Crocodiles: Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
I don't know how I missed this novel upon its release -- it hasn't received the attention it deserves -- but luckily I have raised a reader who can sp ...more
Jun 05, 2013
Jun 04, 2013
The Solitude of Prime Numbers
One reviewer says that this book is a pleasure, but not an escape. My sentiments exactly -- The writing is skillful and elegiac, the characters are co ...more
May 29, 2013
May 25, 2013
With a plot as unpredictable and fantastical as Alice In Wonderland, and sometimes just as unyielding to definitive interpretation, I wasn't invested ...more
Mar 22, 2010
Mar 08, 2010
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
Jan 1994
Oct 04, 2009
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