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Born Confused by Tanuja Desai Hidier
"I really, really, really wanted to like this book. And, in some ways, I really did. In fact, though I had been trudging through its 500 pages for days and days, when I finally finished it late last night, I found myself feeling melancholy that it..." Read more of this review »
Take One Arranged Marriage... by Shoma Narayanan
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Etched by Britt Nunes
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Just Around Midnight by Jack Hamilton
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Everything We Keep by Kerry Lonsdale
"OMG, this book. This is what I mean when I ask for a story that grabs from the very first sentence and doesn't let the reader stop until the very end, panting, sweating, and thrilled from the ride. Twists abound, and there's such a great manipulat..." Read more of this review »
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A Revised Poetry of Western Philosophy by Daniel Grandbois
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Lawnboy by Paul Lisicky
Lawnboy
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Before this, I had only ever read Lisicky's shorter pieces. I found this novel to be full of the lovely language and astute observations of his shorter work. There is a lot of ground he is trying to cover in this novel, a lot of pain and experience t ...more
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Avi Steinberg
“I don't need no Smith and Wesson, man, I got Merriam and Webster.”
Avi Steinberg, Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“There are no means of safety against superior qualities of another person but to love him.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

F. Scott Fitzgerald
“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald

David Shields
“Anything processed by memory is fiction.”
David Shields

William Carlos Williams
“In summer, the song sings itself.”
William Carlos Williams

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