To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918
4.14
Using the history of the British conscientious objectors movement as a framework, Adam Hochschild’s To End All Wars is a succinct, readable overview o...more
Jul 25, 2011
May 04, 2011
 
1Q84 (1Q84, #1-3)
3.83
A modern day Brothers Grimm, patching together violence, cruelty, sexuality and romance; 1Q84 weaves disparate strands of storyline into a slowly conv...more
Nov 28, 2011
Nov 03, 2011
 
The Cat's Table
3.58
Michael Ondaatje’s “The Cat’s Table,” a sepia-tinged recollection of a 1954 sea voyage, is a boy’s-own adventure-story, framed in a series of quiet ta...more
Dec 2011
Nov 23, 2011
 
The Pale King
3.94
An exhaustive meditation on OCD and boredom, The Pale King teems with the impassioned frailty that connects us to one another — a masterful slight of...more
Aug 03, 2011
Jul 25, 2011
 
Caribou Island
3.38
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Mar 04, 2011
Mar 02, 2011
 
Zombie Spaceship Wasteland: A Book by Patton Oswalt
3.55
None
Apr 08, 2011
Apr 07, 2011
 
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood
3.95
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Mar 16, 2011
Mar 10, 2011
 
The Better Angels of Our Nature: A History of Violence and Humanity
4.15
None
Dec 26, 2011
Dec 15, 2011
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