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The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
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Peony in Love by Lisa See
Peony in Love
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Peony in Love By: Lisa See
Lisa See’s novel was a difficult read for me. It started out rather enticingly when we find Peony two days before her sixteenth birthday being pampered by her servant girl Willow, spoiled by her father, Baba, and in the proc...more
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The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Namesake
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The Namesake By: Jhumpa Lahiri
The Namesake is the story of an Indian couple, Ashoke and Ashima Ganguli, who in the tradition of their culture marry barely knowing one another. He brings her to America to live in the college town of Cambridge, Mass. T...more
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All He Ever Wanted by Anita Shreve
All He Ever Wanted
by Anita Shreve (Goodreads Author)
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It should surprise no one that Nicholas Van Tassel, professor of English Literature and rhetoric at Thrupp College in Massachusetts, would find it necessary to leave a legacy of his life in the form of a handwritten memoir. While he hadn't had the ti...more
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Peachtree Road by Anne Rivers Siddons
Peachtree Road
by Anne Rivers Siddons
read in September, 2010
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Yes, I have to agree with The Baltimore Sun's report that Peachtree Road was a love story, a historical novel, a mystery, and a tragedy all wrapped into one. The love/hate relationship which existed between the two main characters, Shep and Lucy, ca...more
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Lucrezia Borgia by Sarah Bradford
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Lukrēcija Bordžija by Alfred Schirokauer
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The Day the Falls Stood Still by Cathy Marie Buchanan
The Day the Falls Stood Still
by Cathy Marie Buchanan (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2010
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The Day the Falls Stood Still is less a story about the freezing of the ice bridge across the Niagara Falls, but more a love story which takes place during the turbulent times preceding and following WW I. Set in the early 1900's, the reader meets se...more
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The Rest of Her Life by Laura Moriarty
The Rest of Her Life
by Laura Moriarty
read in May, 2010
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The Rest of her Life is a convoluted tale dealing with a strained relationship between a high school senior and her mother, Leigh Churchill. The plot thickens right from the get go when Kara carelessly backs out of the parking lot at Ray's Liquor St...more
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“Love goes very far beyond the physical person of the beloved. It finds its deepest meaning in its spiritual being, his inner self. Whether or not he is actually present, whether or not he is still alive at all, ceases somehow to be of importance.”
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