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The Ruins of Us
3.63
really liked it
This is an incredibly ambitious first novel, and Parssinen delivers a big cast of fully-rendered, lovable, and flawed characters whose secrets and des ...more
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Nov 15, 2011
 
The Narrow Edge: A Tiny Bird, an Ancient Crab, and an Epic Journey
4.04
it was amazing
A timely, impeccably researched, beautifully written, and necessary book for the time we live in, and the future to come. I found myself absorbed not ...more
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Jun 25, 2016
 
Never Let Me Go
3.80
liked it
Need to try again. Somehow the voice kind of bewildered me/turned me off - the flatness of the tone, I guess. And yet - and this is a big yet - I had ...more
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Apr 16, 2011
 
Madame Bovary
3.64
it was amazing
Oh, poor Emma! Poor, terrible Emma! Readers who fear this book will be too difficult or dense, free yourself of fear and dive in - it's a gripping rea ...more
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Apr 16, 2011
 
So Long, See You Tomorrow
3.94
it was amazing
How many times have I read this book? One of my favorite coming-of-age stories - and it's not just that. Murder story. Love story. Writers: amazing us ...more
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
Burning Bright
4.08
really liked it
I expected to love this. And I did like it - a lot. These are beautiful, moving, compelling stories. Yet at times they felt almost TOO perfect - the t ...more
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Apr 16, 2011
 
Who Will Run the Frog Hospital?
3.77
it was amazing
Another one I've read more than once. Moore is known more for her short stories but I think this is a pretty perfect short novel. Alternates between p ...more
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Apr 16, 2011
 
Amy and Isabelle
3.72
it was amazing
LOVED this book. Strout could write anything and I'd go with her. Subtle, honest, unafraid of emotion, depicts the lives of women - and girls becoming ...more
May 25, 2011
Apr 16, 2011
 
Ten Thousand Saints
3.50
it was amazing
Beautiful, ambitious, unforgettable book.
not set
Feb 20, 2011
 
The Report
3.68
really liked it
None
Mar 18, 2013
Jul 27, 2011
 
Those Who Save Us
4.12
it was amazing
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
The Walking People
3.66
it was amazing
None
not set
Jul 27, 2011
 
Lit
3.88
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
The Good Thief
3.56
really liked it
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
If I Loved You, I Would Tell You This
3.75
really liked it
None
Oct 25, 2011
Jul 27, 2011
 
The Quickening
3.29
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
Stations West
3.68
really liked it
None
May 02, 2016
Apr 16, 2011
 
Nox
4.29
None
not set
May 02, 2011
 
Room
4.03
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
The Stranger's Child
3.30
None
not set
Nov 28, 2011
 
Eden Lake
3.74
really liked it
None
Nov 18, 2011
Apr 16, 2011
 
Quiet Americans
4.32
it was amazing
None
not set
Apr 15, 2011
 
The Remains of the Day
4.10
None
not set
Apr 16, 2011
 
Saints and Sinners
3.54
it was amazing
None
May 02, 2016
May 17, 2011
 
Once Upon a River
3.68
it was amazing
None
Mar 20, 2012
Nov 18, 2011
 
Songs for the Butcher's Daughter
3.85
it was amazing
None
Mar 18, 2013
Apr 16, 2011
 
Daughters of the Revolution
2.60
really liked it
None
Mar 18, 2013
Jul 27, 2011
 
In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination
3.74
None
not set
Oct 03, 2011
 
Lost Memory of Skin
3.58
None
not set
Nov 28, 2011
 
Wide Sargasso Sea
3.56
really liked it
None
Mar 18, 2013
Oct 25, 2011
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