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"I've never read any Macintyre before. A GR friend wanted to read it, so I ordered one, too. (?) Well, anyway, Macintyre doesn't dally, nor indulge in endless rumination. Lots of folks, I discovered, love this author & have read everything he wrote. I'm game." Apr 15, 2014 05:41AM

 
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"After reading the first report by Politkovskaya, I sent away for my own copy. This, too, is human life, hard as it is to grasp, or stomach. Classic." Apr 02, 2014 01:50PM

 

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Agent Orange by Michael P. Amram is the fictional story of Chauncy T. McClarren. Amram earned a BA in English from the University of Minnesota- Duluth in 1989. After having his short stories and poetry published he began to write full time.

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Dog Gone, Back Soon by Nick Trout
" I was tempted to grab this from Netgalley when they sent me an email that included this cute cover. I hadn’t a clue about the plot or the writer or even the genre and especially that it was a SEQUEL to another book (grrrr) but I’m a sucker for cut... " Read more of this review »
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Jim Coughenour is on page 62 of 496 of The Death of Virgil: "Into the enigmatic and fluctuant…" This book has always put me off. Now it's drawing me in. Hypnotic reverie. I have to slow myself down - way down - to join its flow.
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Dog Gone, Back Soon (Cyrus Mills, #2)
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A close family member of mine has a small animal veterinary practice in New England. He is usually too busy trying to balance the business between an elusive profitability and the banker’s jaws to tell me details of his work, but I never tire of hear...more
Dog Gone, Back Soon by Nick Trout
" Although I am an animal lover, and wanted to read something short and fluffy, I had my doubts about this short novel in the beginning. Cyrus had a suspended vet license and was estranged from his father when his father died and Cyrus took over his... " Read more of this review »
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Lazy Days by Erlend Loe
Lazy Days
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I need a new shelf called "Silly." Loe is talented, no doubt about it. A few laughs escaped in a surprise assault. But he indulges himself this time. I suspect he didn't have a subject, so he just picked something--anything--so he could make a few bu...more
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"Nancy wrote: "I like Macintyre's books. A lot."

Oh good. The timing isn't the best for me, but I can live with that.
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A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
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