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Radiant Angel
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I Refuse by Per Petterson
I Refuse
by Per Petterson
read in May, 2015
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Most of the reviewers either loved this book or were very negative--put me down on the negative side. The story, such as it was, was very disjointed. Contributing to this was the constant jumping back and forth in time along with the continuous chang ...more
Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
"To enjoy this book you have to enter the mind and world of this old, old man, living the last years of his life in poverty in the once-grand, decaying house of his youth. His career never rose above second-rate reporter, he never married and never..." Read more of this review »
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Dry Bones by Craig Johnson
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Another excellent book by Craig Johnson in his "Walt Longmire series, its story is great, as usual, but every book has some intriguing turns of phrase.

When describing the ordeal of the families of military personnel, or in this case, a sheriff, John
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The Fall by John Lescroart
The Fall (Dismas Hardy #16)
by John Lescroart (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2015
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Do you prefer to read new books?

He voted for: Yes, I usually read books that were recently released
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Orhan's Inheritance by Aline Ohanesian
Orhan's Inheritance
by Aline Ohanesian (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2015
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A gripping novel that takes place during the Armenian genocide in Turkey in the early 1900s, this book explains the ongoing efforts of the survivors' descendants to shed light on this tragedy and to gain Turkey's acknowledgement of the atrocity.
I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes
I Am Pilgrim (Pilgrim, #1)
by Terry Hayes
read in April, 2015
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This book has over 600 pages and probably could use some editing to reduce it somewhat, but the writing and the intensity of the story make the time investment worthwhile. A gripping thriller that is very current and realistic in its threats, it is a ...more
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