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The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin
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Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
Reconstructing Amelia
by Kimberly McCreight (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2015
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Perfectly capable and functional thriller. It seems it perhaps gets compared to Gillian Flynn, which is inaccurate. It is really much more like a Jodi Picoult book-- alternating viewpoints and hot button issues, in this case, all the things grownups ...more
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Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary
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Stockard Channing narrates these audiobooks, and they are a treasure!

It's funny to reread this book after so many years. It was like remembering a language I used to speak with its simultaneous familiarity and fogginess.

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Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
Modern Romance
by Aziz Ansari
read in July, 2015
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A fun listen for sure. This is a pop social science book and not a humorous memoir, which I think is a great and novel to allow comedians to be funny in book format in a way that isn't so solipsistic and also isn't bland wisdom and life advice. It ki ...more
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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
I'll Give You the Sun
by Jandy Nelson (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2015
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There's a lot to love in this book. It follows a lot of straight-up romance tropes, while it also manages to dig into real issues about grief and hurting the ones you love. It has supernatural elements, and I love how they underscore the point about ...more
Malia said "yes" to attending August Meeting
date: August 13, 2015 06:00PM
location: Bloomingfoods Elm Heights, 614 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN, The United States
description: We will be discussing Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour, "Before Emi’s brother Toby leaves the country for three months, he says that she and her BFF Charlotte can stay in his apartment—as long as they do something epic with the place while he’s gone. Neither Emi nor Charlotte know quite what that means, or what they’ll do during the summer to fulfill Toby’s request, but when they find a mysterious letter at a Hollywood estate sale—a letter that leads them to a girl named Ava—they might hav ...more
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Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
Luckiest Girl Alive
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Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy by Karen Abbott
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Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
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A book club for readers who are "a little less y and a little more a," the Forever Young Adult Book Club is sponsored by foreveryoungadult.com. Join u ...more
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August Meeting
August Meeting
Book club meeting, August 13, 2015 06:00PM
Bloomingfoods Elm Heights, 614 E. 2nd Street, Bloomington, IN, US

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