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All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes by Maya Angelou
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Maya Angelou is a master and never disappoints. This partial autobiography traces her time in Ghana in the early 60s. Fabulous insights into, and appearances by, many civil rights heroes, and brilliantly self-reflective.
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Atonement by Ian McEwan
" Zoe wrote: "I know what you mean. This is one of my favorite novels, but the ending doesn't draw me in like the beginning did."

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The Underworld by Kevin Canty
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What a surprisingly excellent book. Surprising because I have never read the author and picked this up on a whim. Well, partly because on the jacket Canty's writing was compared to Lucia Berlin - one of my favorites. I would liken it more to Kent Har ...more
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Such a good book - rich in complexity around a big mistake/lie that echoes across generations of a family. I was fully on track to give this five stars, but for me, I was felt like the ending didn't keep the same level of earlier in the book. Nonethe ...more
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Angels and Ages by Adam Gopnik
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I had high hopes for this book. A book about Darwin and Lincoln - two people I find fascinating. Plus, written by an author that I admire...It never did it for me. I kept asking myself - "what's this book about?"
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