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L L said: "Weird. A few pages in, that is the only word. Don't know yet whether it will be good weird or bad weird. Can't figure out which of my shelves to use for it. It might be a sort of dark magical realism. Or not. "

 
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L L said: "I tend to avoid short-story collections because I like to immerse myself in the world of a novel. When I can't resist a collection, it stays on my "currently reading" shelf forever, as I occasionally dip into it. Russell's collection could be excepti...more "

 
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The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld
The Enchanted: A Novel
by Rene Denfeld (Goodreads Author)
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Weird. A few pages in, that is the only word. Don't know yet whether it will be good weird or bad weird. Can't figure out which of my shelves to use for it. It might be a sort of dark magical realism. Or not.
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Black by Russell Blake
Black (Black, #1)
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A good, solid read with interesting, likeable characters. It won't change the world, but I liked it enough that I do believe I'll have to read another.
L and 3 other people liked Joe Valdez's review of The Tempest:
The Tempest by Alan Durband
" My game plan for revisiting Shakespeare was to stream video of a staging of the play, listening and watching while reading along to as much of the original text as was incorporated by the staging. Later, I read the entire play in the modern Englis... " Read more of this review »
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Free Fire by C.J. Box
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How to balance the excess violence (bad) & worship of the "outside the rules" approach to police work with the joy of reading about Yellowstone National Park and a kid who gives her father a hard time about his gas-guzzling vehicle? Really this s...more
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Breaking Point by C.J. Box
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Well-Offed in Vermont by Amy Patricia Meade
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I'm not sure why I bought this, since I DO NOT do cozies. Yet, there it was on my Kindle and I was home sick. I almost quit on about page 3, when the young couple was getting ready to celebrate their new home in small-town Vermont--just them, a fire,...more
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"Dorothy wrote: "Hmmm...maybe I need to pick up my pace on reading this series."

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Breaking Point by C.J. Box
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It was time for some Joe Pickett and Wyoming. Box seems to be taking on the EPA, maybe the government (in some vague fashion), but the problem/"bad-guy" is actually more abstract and omnipresent. Said bad-guy is way out of control in this one--it's a...more
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