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Tales of a Female Nomad by Rita Golden Gelman
" Your reviews keep getting better and better. Can I just give you my reading list, and have you digest those books that taunt me from my nightstand (as ...more "
Tales of a Female Nomad by Rita Golden Gelman
"I disliked this woman from the first page. Flaky, self-aggrandizing, selfish. "I prefer soup kitchens to charity banquets" and "all my friends were too white and too American." But I kept reading.
And I disliked her more. The kind of mother who sto..." Read more of this review »
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If the River Was Whiskey by T.C. Boyle
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It's blunt-force irony, but I really like T.C. Boyle, and I really like his short stories.
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My Life in France by Julia Child
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Eyes Of A Child by Richard North Patterson
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Wow, that was bad. One of those books wherein all the characters can read all the other characters' emotions by looking deep into their eyes. From now on, my least favorite literary technique. And what the hell is copper-colored hair? Shiny brown?
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The Family Man by Elinor Lipman
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The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
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The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
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Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
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Another cabin book. I have a soft spot in my heart for Tony Hillerman, and this was fairly typical, except the moment where the detective figures it all out was not very clever. I was all, "Duh Leaphorn. I saw that like 4 chapters ago." Pretty much m ...more
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