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Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson
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Atkinson's voice and style that are so striking in her later books are already on display in this great debut, diverting, funny, wise. Great writer
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The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
The Sympathizer
by Viet Thanh Nguyen (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2017
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My friends Bettina, Brian, and Ray are right on, great job, also very funny, great job, I guess his first novel, hope there's more coming.
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War and Turpentine by Stefan Hertmans
War and Turpentine
by Stefan Hertmans
read in February, 2017
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Superb elegiac meditation on war, art, family, love--Hertmans, a Belgian novelist and poet, is in the grand tradition of Sebald, Modiano, painstakingly reconstructing the past through a blend of autobiography, biography, fiction, they all blend and t ...more
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Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey
Leviathan Wakes (Expanse, #1)
by James S.A. Corey (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2017
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Middling space opera, I picked up as it is the source of the much praised Expanse on SYFY network; I enjoyed some of the "science" aspects--the overwhelming effect of gravity on all aspects of life in the Belt and elsewhere, but the characters were j ...more
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Sophie's Choice by William Styron
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Mythago Wood by Robert Holdstock
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Unique, really well done "weird" fantasy of uncanny doings in post-war British primeval forest. World Fantasy Award winner, not sure I'm ready for the book's 7 (!) sequels, though.
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Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story by D.T. Max
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The Shadow of the Torturer by Gene Wolfe
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