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Island of the World by Michael D. O'Brien
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Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
Lilac Girls
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"The following spring, Matka visited us one Sunday ... she surprised us at our bunk before bedtime as Luiza, Zuzanna, Janiana, and I gathered to play a silly game. We called it What I'd Bring Down Beauty Road ... In the event of an execution, this wa ...more
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Miss Julia Takes Over by Ann B. Ross
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I won't say I'm hooked on the series but I enjoyed the continuing story of Miss Julia. NASCAR (not even sure I know what the acronym stands for) isn't anything to which I am drawn, but it plays a part in the story and was interesting in the telling.
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Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind by Ann B. Ross
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An interesting book. First of 19 novels in the Miss Julia series, Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind was published in 1990, the second in the series took another decade, then the books came along every year through the present 2017. On my own and browsing th ...more
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Tibetan Peach Pie by Tom Robbins
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21 rue La Boétie by Anne Sinclair
"Très intéressant, en particulier lorsqu'on vient de voir l'exposition qui porte le même nom au Musée Maillol. "
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