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Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
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Fatal Reservations by Lucy Burdette
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This Old Homicide by Kate Carlisle
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Homicide in Hardcover by Kate Carlisle
Homicide in Hardcover (A Bibliophile Mystery, #1)
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Ladies' Circle of Murder by Vanessa Gray Bartal
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Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
" My defunct book club thought about reading this and then we decided against it for some reason. Let me know your thoughts! "
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A High-End Finish by Kate Carlisle
A High-End Finish (A Fixer-Upper Mystery, #1)
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Fatal Fixer-Upper by Jennie Bentley
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The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
by Gabrielle Zevin (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2015
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There's something really ironic about a book whose curmudgeonly protagonist is a bookseller with no patience for poorly written books, yet, this book is poorly written itself.

An overly vocal 3 year old. A plot line that disappears. Years that pass u
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Nick Hornby
“Why should we be denied basic human rights just because we’ve messed up our relationships?”
Nick Hornby, High Fidelity

“That was the wonderful thing about the alchemy of passion, the slightest gesture became something beautiful.”
Fiona Neill, What The Nanny Saw

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“People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands - literally thousands - of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss. The unhappiest people I know, romantically speaking, are the ones who like pop music the most; and I don't know whether pop music has caused this unhappiness, but I do know that they've been listening to the sad songs longer than they've been living the unhappy lives.”
Nick Hornby, High Fidelity

Nick Hornby
“sentimental music has this great way of taking you back somewhere at the same time that it takes you forward, so you feel nostalgic and hopeful at the same time.”
Nick Hornby, High Fidelity

Nick Hornby
“I can see that now. I can see everything once it’s already happened — I’m very
good at the past. It’s the present I can’t understand.”
Nick Hornby, High Fidelity

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