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Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon
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Centennial by James A. Michener
Centennial
by James A. Michener
read in July, 2014
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I'm a pretty big Michener fan, but this novel was too preachy for me. It started out pretty well, but ended with a heavy-handed push for the environmental movement. Nothing wrong with that in principle, but I felt it detracted from the great sweep of...more
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The Presidents Club by Nancy Gibbs
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For me the book strengthened as it went along, but there wasn't enough new material to rate it higher.
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Lust for Life by Irving Stone
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Pardonable Lies by Jacqueline Winspear
Pardonable Lies (Maisie Dobbs, #3)
by Jacqueline Winspear (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2014
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Excellent novel about the aftermath of WWI. More complex and very enjoyable.
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Cool Gray City of Love by Gary Kamiya
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Still Life With Rice by Helie Lee
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Every Shot Must Have a Purpose by Pia Nilsson
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The best part for me was a new approach to practice, particularly putting.
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The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie
by Ayana Mathis (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2013
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You will remember this novel. If any of these characters are in your life, or if you have never met people like this, you will remember this novel. The African-American experience is central to the story, but it also the universal story of a family....more
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