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Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
Everything I Never Told You
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" Jack wrote: "Isn't Wittgenstein Jr. this year's Hill William? Except that I liked Hill William."

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Paper Towns by John Green
Paper Towns
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This may be my favorite, or at least second-favorite, of John Green's books. Like the others I've read, its high school setting feels pretty true to life -- in my opinion, he's a bit of a genius at capturing the thoughts and feelings of a somewhat sm ...more
The Magician's Land by Lev Grossman
"A worthy conclusion to the Magicians series. A few of the previous books' loose ends are wrapped up somewhat abruptly, but they're wrapped up satisfactorily, with little details from the previous 800 pages suddenly becoming important again, and be..." Read more of this review »
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
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