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Euphoria by Lily King
Euphoria
by Lily King (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2015
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I love the Serrailler series/ I need to put this one on my list. If Simon has a live in girlfriend, he has made progress indeed. I always enjoy
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A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
“He was losing her incrementally...As a web is no more than holes woven together, they were bonded by what was no longer there.”
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Ann rated a book 5 of 5 stars
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
by Anthony Marra (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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This is a beautifully written book, and I gave it 5 stars. My only caveat is that it is set in the 1990's during the wars in Chechnya with the locals against the Russian state ("the Feds"). This was a period of hell on earth, and the brutality and de ...more
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Man at the Helm by Nina Stibbe
Man at the Helm
by Nina Stibbe (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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I recently finished Man at the Helm by British author Nina Stibbe. I found it very funny, although also poignant. It is told in the voice of Lizzie a feisty 10 year old girl, who, along with her 12 year old sister, is determined to find another partn ...more
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The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
The Kitchen House
by Kathleen Grissom
read in March, 2015
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This is a very readable plot driven historical novel. It is narrated by a young white orphan who becomes and indentured servant and is essentially raised by house slaves on a Southern plantation in the 1790's. The main characters, the naive, white La ...more
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Anthony Marra
“He was losing her incrementally...As a web is no more than holes woven together, they were bonded by what was no longer there.”
Anthony Marra, A Constellation of Vital Phenomena

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“It strikes me that this may be one of the differences between youth and age: when we are young, we invent different futures for ourselves; when we are old, we invent different pasts for others.”
Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending

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