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Marilyn recommended Crescent to Pnorman811
Crescent by Diana Abu-Jaber
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Crescent by Diana Abu-Jaber
Crescent
by Diana Abu-Jaber
read in May, 2009
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American born chef, half Iraqi, works in Lebanese eatery among other Middle Eastern cafes along Westwood Blvd. near UCLA. Abu-Jaber writes with humor and insight of college students and professors from several countries, falls in love and a mystery b ...more
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The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
The White Tiger
by Aravind Adiga
read in May, 2009
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The Winning of Barbara Worth by Harold Bell Wright
The Winning of Barbara Worth
by Harold Bell Wright
recommended to Marilyn by: my couples book group which reads only books on L.A. and Califor
read in March, 2009
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A classic of last of Old West with morality tale of Good Business, East vs. West America and love story written in 1911. Took me a couple chapters to get involved, then pages flew by.
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
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" Are you in Granite City Ill.?! That's what came up.
My women's book group just read Jane Smiley's 1000 Acres and The Gurensey Literary and Potato Peel
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Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
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Illuminating view into Pakistani girls lack of education, Mortenson's passion is remarkable. My book group mostly liked.
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The Soloist by Steve Lopez
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Insightful writing on the talent of a brilliant musician with mental issues and the journalist's own difficult journey. Lopez is a gifted wordsmith and this book goes deeper than his columns on Nathaniel so not repetitive.
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The Soloist by Mark Salzman
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