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JP rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
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What is there to say? Loved it. Loved the end. Devastated the story has come to an end.
JP rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Then We Came to the End by Joshua Ferris
Then We Came to the End
by Joshua Ferris
read in August, 2007
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Painful to read, if you've ever worked in any kind of office ... and particularly if you worked in one in the pre-bust glory days. But no characters to get attached to, no real plot to worry about ... couldn't bring myself to care that much about it.
JP rated a book 3 of 5 stars
New England White by Stephen L. Carter
New England White
by Stephen L. Carter
read in August, 2007
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Entertaining mystery ... decent enough writing ... nothing to write home about.
JP rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Widow of the South by Robert Hicks
The Widow of the South
by Robert Hicks
read in August, 2007
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Did not really know what I was getting into with this, but really rather loved it. Graceful, moving, nothing to shatter the earth, but deeply enjoyable to read.
JP rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Divisadero by Michael Ondaatje
Divisadero
by Michael Ondaatje
read in August, 2007
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I don't know if it's a failure of attention on my part or a failure of construction on the author's, but I HATED how this book unfolded. It started fairly promisingly, but I felt betrayed by the second half. I'd invested in the characters at the star ...more
JP rated a book 3 of 5 stars
On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
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Liked this delicate little book, but wasn't wild about it. As always, with McEwan, the characters were finely and purposefully crafted, but something about the narrative itself left me rather cold ... unlike Saturday, which I could not put down even ...more
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