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Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
Seveneves
by Neal Stephenson (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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Okay, so the first two thirds of this was shaping up to be pretty much my favorite book ever, like if someone had called me up and said, "okay, we will get any author you name, and they will write exactly the book you would like to read, just give us ...more
The Other Side of Silence by Margaret Mahy
"Just when I thought I only liked Mahy books with fantasy elements, this one proved me wrong. There's a lot packed in here, which gave me plenty to chew on even as an adult, but I know this would have been one of my favorites as a kid had I read it..." Read more of this review »
Jenne and 1 other person liked Tina Rieman's review of The Unfinished Feminist:
The Unfinished Feminist by Beth Glick-Rieman
"I know I'm biased because she's my great aunt, but I thought it was a very interesting read.

Among other things, she talks about grief. My favorite quote from the book is: "Good grieving brings amazing rewards. Going through it brings us out on th..." Read more of this review »
Graceling by Kristin Cashore
"Loved the context of the setting and characters. It is a book that urges you to read on and on delightfully."
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The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
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The Grace of Kings by Ken Liu
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The WORN Archive by Serah-Marie McMahon
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Bear by Marian Engel
Bear
by Marian Engel
recommended to Jenne by: Fred Rosen
read in May, 2015
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Okay, let's just get this out of the way right now: yes, a lady has sex with a bear in this book. but before you get all "hur hur hur bear-sex" about it let me also tell you that it's an amazing, clear-eyed, feminist, engrossing, challenging book tha ...more
Jenne rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Jeeves and the Mating Season by P.G. Wodehouse
Jeeves and the Mating Season
by P.G. Wodehouse
recommended to Jenne by: Beston Barnett
read in May, 2015
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No one does similes like Wodehouse...god, they're just too good.
"His stare was cold and hard, like a picnic egg."
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Dorothy Parker
“This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force.”
Dorothy Parker, The Algonquin Wits

Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.”
Lemony Snicket, Horseradish

Ray Bradbury
“I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.”
Ray Bradbury, Zen in the Art of Writing

Nick Harkaway
“That's probably why she has added the two severed heads to the uprights of the throne. They lend her an undeniable air of not screwing around.”
Nick Harkaway, The Gone-Away World

Kristin Cashore
“I'm not going to wear a red dress," she said.
"It would look stunning, My Lady," she called.
She spoke to the bubbles gathered on the surface of the water. "If there's anyone I wish to stun at dinner, I'll hit him in the face.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling

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