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The Art Forger by Barbara A. Shapiro
The Art Forger
by Barbara A. Shapiro
read in March, 2015
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So much to like in this book. Great characters and plot. I loved all the technical stuff about painting and forging paintings.
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The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
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The Family by David Laskin
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Laskin does a great job of weaving together the stories of his family's diaspora from Eastern Europe to Israel and America. Their fate at the hands of the Nazi's is relentlessly grim, and the hardships faced by those making aliyah are also unsparing, ...more
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My Sister's Grave by Robert Dugoni
My Sister's Grave
by Robert Dugoni (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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The Family by David Laskin
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The Ghosts of Belfast by Stuart Neville
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gripping but grisly. Neville did a great job of writing about ghosts so that I understood Gerry's perception of them. Also, it seemed like a realistic portrayal of how the Troubles in Northern Ireland sucked the humanity out of people.
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The Nameless Dead by Brian McGilloway
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How Dogs Love Us by Gregory Berns
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Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
by Anthony Doerr (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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Beautifully written, compelling characters, masterful storytelling. Just when I thought I couldn't bear to read another WWII novel, something like this comes along and I am reminded that there are countless moving and important stories to be told. I ...more
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