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Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
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The Morning After The Life Before by Della Galton
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For a free book, I really enjoyed this. :)
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The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
The Paying Guests
by Sarah Waters
read in March, 2015
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Not your usual Post WWI British upper-class novel..... A good read, tense, exciting (on many levels) and historical. Well done!
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Ice and A Slice by Della Galton
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Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
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What Would Judy Say? by Judy Schiendlin
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Technically, I read a different Judge Shiendlin book, but couldn't find it here on goodreads. She's a neat lady.
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Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
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The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
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Ava's Man by Rick Bragg
Ava's Man
by Rick Bragg
read in March, 2015
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A smooth, amazing voice-- I'd follow like the Pied Piper.
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A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
A Little Life
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“Small wonder our national spirit is husk empty. We have more information but less knowledge. More communication but less community. More goods but less goodwill. More of virtually everything save that which the human spirit requires. So distracted have we become sating this new need or that material appetite, we hardly noticed the departure of happiness”
Randall Robinson, The Debt: What America Owes to Blacks

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
Jorge Luis Borges

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2012 Reading Challenge
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Melissa has completed her goal of reading 30 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Melissa has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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