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Julia rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint by Brady Udall
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WHat did I think? I think I could have continued following the modern Greek tragedy of Edgar Mint's life for at least another couple of hundred pages, had they been on offer. Brady Udall has a real gift for comedy with a smattering of heartbreak. To...more
Julia rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson
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In the end not much rally happens in this book except that a family is revealed. Which is pretty interesting. Kate Atkinson could probably make a trip to the grocery store sound fraught with interpersonal minefields, so a whole family history is pret...more
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"I could not even get through the first chapter of this book. Hoping his next brings back the much less self-referential brilliance I've always enjoyed...more "
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Clown Girl by Monica Drake
Clown Girl
by Monica Drake (Goodreads Author)
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Wild by Cheryl Strayed
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Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
Me Before You
by Jojo Moyes (Goodreads Author)
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Under Wildwood by Colin Meloy
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Loved this book! Colin Meloy has enthusiastically embraced the many-hundred-page multi-volume kids adventure genre, and is doing a great job with it. I like the way he pulls in current Portland culture and mixes it with a 20th century storytelling st...more
Julia rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Cursing Mommy's Book of Days by Ian Frazier
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This book had a few flashes of genius, but ultimately fell just a little bit flat. I enjoyed it but did not love it.
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Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
by Maria Semple (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2014
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This book was a really fun read. Quirky anti-hipster parents, typically precocious but likable teenager, great diversity of settings and situations. Recommended.
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