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A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick
" Quite frankly, this book simply stinks.

I got about 1/2 way through it and just didn't care to finish it.

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"This is probably a fictionalized account of her marriage to writer Michael Dorris ... who committed suicide in 1997... and his 3 special needs adopted...more "
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"I saw the original Alice when it first came out and had a very favorite Alice in Wonderland coloring book. Saw it again T'giving Day 198something in a...more "
Emjay rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Prayers for the Assassin by Robert Ferrigno
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In the year 2040, the United States is divided in half: the Islamic Republic in the north and a Christian fundamentalist republic in the south. The Israeli Mossad was blamed for the 2015 nuclear attacks on New York and DC.. But did they? There's a pr...more
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Delusion by Peter Abrahams
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20 years ago Nell Jarreau witnessed the murder of her boyfriend. Justice for whites in LA was swift and her identification of Alvin DuPree, a black, sent him to a maximum security prison for life. But new evidence popped up proving DuPree's innocence...more
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Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures by Vincent Lam
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Excellent interrelated short stories about four ambitious students on their journeys through medical school and beyond. This first work by a Canadian doctor won the 2006 Giller Prize for fiction.
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Boomsday by Christopher Buckley
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Boomsday is a satirical, futuristic novel about intergenerational squabblefare between the aging Boomers and the UTs (under thirties aka "Whatevers") who don't want to get stuck paying the bill for their parents who are lolling in social security, pe...more
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The Condition by Jennifer Haigh
The Condition
by Jennifer Haigh (Goodreads Author)
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The McKotches appeared to have a lot: 3 beautiful children, a historic home in the Boston 'burbs, tenured position at MIT. In 1976, their 13 year old middle child Gwen was diagnosed with Turner's Syndrome, trapping her in a child's body for the rest...more
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Losing Mum and Pup by Christopher Buckley
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Whether you politically agree or not with William F. Buckley, author & moderator of PBS's Firing Line, he was a brilliant, witty, usually charming man. Son Christopher remembers his vivacious, often difficult, never boring parents... Wm. F. and P...more
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