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Quattrocento
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"Good, but not gripping. Some books are action movies, where you can't walk away for a minute, this one is a documentary, interesting, but easy to walk away from and watch later." Aug 18, 2015 08:49AM

 
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Quattrocento by James N McKean
Quattrocento
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As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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So much fun to read! Awesome to know behind the scenes stuff of a favorite movie. Laugh out loud stories.
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The Princess Bride by William Goldman
The Princess Bride
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The book is better than the movie, and there are key differences too. Worth the read, especially for fans of the movie.
Lisa is 50% done with Out of Africa & Shadows on the Grass: Good, but not gripping. Some books are action movies, where you can't walk away for a minute, this one is a documentary, interesting, but easy to walk away from and watch later.
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Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett
Patron Saint of Liars
by Ann Patchett
read in August, 2015
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I'm obsessed with Ann Patchett's writing since I recently read Bel Canto and this one doesn't disappoint either. She has a knack for helping you see every character so clearly, and make you believe that she isn't writing fiction, but something that r ...more
The Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett
"This is my third Ann Patchett novel. The first one I read was her miraculous gem of a book, "Bel Canto." The second was the solid, beautifully cadenced tale of a Boston family called "Run." When I discovered that "The Patron Saint of Liars" was Pa..." Read more of this review »
The Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett
"I just read this entire book in one sitting. The title is what caught my eye, such a wonderful title. It is beautifully written, and reminded me of the trance that Alice Hoffman books put the reader into, even though this book did not have the mys..." Read more of this review »
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"Ann Patchett’s debut novel, The Patron Saint of Liars, is a beautifully written story about people, secrets, and lies. The book’s title intrigued me; “Patron Saint of Liars” – a conflict between virtue and dishonesty. Patchett’s writing is quiet a..." Read more of this review »
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Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
Middlesex
by Jeffrey Eugenides
read in June, 2015
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