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Babel Tower by A.S. Byatt
Babel Tower
by A.S. Byatt
read in April, 2015
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it took me a long time to get through it, but i'm glad i kept going. it wraps up so many ideas —about art, literature, being a woman, what is love — into threads that somehow intertwine and yet unravel themselves.
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After This by Alice McDermott
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The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
The Lacuna
by Barbara Kingsolver
read in August, 2014
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New Jewish Wedding, Revised by Anita Diamant
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A lovely introduction to Jewish wedding traditions. I appreciate the new chapter on same-sex, interfaith, and other less traditional partnerships. However, almost none of the following chapters integrate those thoughts; they are largely separate from ...more
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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
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The Tiger's Wife by Téa Obreht
The Tiger's Wife
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Wickett's Remedy by Myla Goldberg
Wickett's Remedy
by Myla Goldberg (Goodreads Author)
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charming and engaging, but somehow not as fulfilling as i'd hoped.
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In the Name of Salome by Julia Alvarez
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Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
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Landing by Emma Donoghue
Landing
by Emma Donoghue (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2012
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it's a cute story with some good lines, but the writing is a little lazy and pulpy.
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Anne Lamott
“Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report written on birds that he'd had three months to write, which was due the next day. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books about birds, immobilized by the hugeness of the task ahead. Then my father sat down beside him put his arm around my brother's shoulder, and said, "Bird by bird, buddy. Just take it bird by bird.”
Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

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