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The Days of Abandonment by Elena Ferrante
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Nora Webster by Colm Tóibín
Nora Webster
by Colm Tóibín
read in February, 2015
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So I really loved this novel. I found it to be comparable in quality to The Master, which is good because I did not like The Testament of Mary, and I LOVED The Master.
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Lila by Marilynne Robinson
Lila (Gilead, #3)
by Marilynne Robinson
read in January, 2015
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Marilyn Robinson continues to be amazing. This novel pulls together threads from Housekeeping as well as the prior two Gilead novels. She is such a brilliant story teller.
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Alan Turing by Andrew Hodges
Alan Turing: The Enigma
by Andrew Hodges
read in January, 2015
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This is a very enjoyable book, and the author's position as both an early gay rights activist and mathematical physicist allow him to ably describe both the scientific and personal parts of Turing's life with accuracy and sympathy. The continuing Wiz ...more
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
" I like books with short chapters... I find it easier to get on with. "Just a couple pages in the chapter, why not read farther?"

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The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
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This is an incredibly enjoyable page turner.
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