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The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
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Mar 03, 11

bookshelves: literaryfiction

This book had a weird, dreamy quality that I enjoyed . . . up to a point. The narrarator was a bit too schoolgirlish after a while, and I enjoyed that you never knew her name, even though they hinted at it. I was a bit baffled by the "stinger" ending, though.
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Jenn Agreed. The "climax" takes half a page.... which wouldn't be bad if this were a 50 page book.

Melissa Proffitt Interesting. I just picked this up at DI the other day because I'd seen it in an episode of Supernatural. Not the greatest reason to buy a book, but...

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