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The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
"3.5 stars

When The Woman in White was good, it was really good. Unfortunately, I cannot bump it up to 4 stars because there were many parts that lagged for me. Especially the beginning. The book was intriguing from the beginning however. Marion is..." Read more of this review »
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
"As cliche as it seems this quote from the back of the book sums up my feelings perfectly.

"You don't have to be a sports fan or a war-history buff to devour this book--you just have to love great storytelling." --Rebecca Skloot, author of" The Imm..." Read more of this review »
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The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
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Station Eleven
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The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
"I struggled with how to star this book because there are things I liked but I am not sure they entirely overrode the things I did not. The tension is very well built starting halfway through the book, but the beginning is boring and Marian, the he..." Read more of this review »
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I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
I Capture the Castle
by Dodie Smith
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I think I must be too old for this book. It was very slow moving. And instead of feeling "timeless" as I've often heard it described, it just felt juvenile to me. And I usually enjoy YA and Children's books.
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Maus, II by Art Spiegelman
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