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Full Black by Brad Thor
"I've read many reviews of this book and am relieved to discover I'm not the only one who's dissatisfied with it. Apparently a lot of people are ticked off with the author's radical right wing agenda and his portrayal of liberals and Democrats as t..." Read more of this review »
Full Black by Brad Thor
"I almost did not read this book at all. I have always enjoyed this series but the last two books, were good but full of the author bashing liberals/ Democrats. Having been a life long Democrat myself, I was extremely annoyed and even angered by hi..." Read more of this review »
Full Black by Brad Thor
"I love thrillers, and CIA thrillers especially. And while I enjoyed some of Thor's earlier Scot Harvath books, they've taken a sharp turn for the worse. Yes, Thor's Harvath has always been an ego-laden 'Mary Sue' character, Thor's wish-fullfillmen..." Read more of this review »
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Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
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Definitely on my Desert Island list. Am re-reading it after many years, loving it all over again. Highly recommended.
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I'm Not Scared by Niccolò Ammaniti
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Loved the film ... so beautifully filmed and with a gorgeous score ... and am enjoying the book a lot. Not sure I think the translation is all that great but then, I don't speak Italian ... yet, anyway. But the book really drives home the tragedy tak ...more
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The Spies of Warsaw by Alan Furst
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Not my favorite Furst novel (Dark Star's my fave, followed closely by The Polish Officer and Night Soldiers), but way up there. Am re-reading it in advance of the BBC-America miniseries (at last!).

All Alan Furst's books are an education for those of
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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
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Absolutely up at the top of my Desert Island list. Rarely does a book make me cry and laugh right out loud. The magnificent language Chabon uses to lay out the story of Sam and Joe and Rosa, the images and history of New York and beyond, the look at ...more
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Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
Beautiful Ruins
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Great book, beautifully written, fascinating but disparate characters tied together by the end. Great imagery, complicated story, fun read!
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
" Felt like I needed a bath when I finished this book. "
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