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The Guns of August
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The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
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Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon
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Take Your Eye Off the Ball by Pat Kirwan
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This one was tough. Not because it was bad but because it felt a lot like studying.
I sought out this book because even though I have watched football all my life my boyfriend still mocks me because I don't recognize a screen pass or know what the fl
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The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
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What does one do when you disagree with popular opinion? Do you rant and rave and declare everyone else an idiot? Do you start to wonder if there is something wrong with you? I went through all of these emotions reading The Luminaries.
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Kartography by Kamila Shamsie
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As an ignorant westerners I was very intrigued by this story of an upper class Pakistani girl and her journey to unravel, and repress, the complicated history of her parents and city. I admit that I know very little about Pakistan/Bangladesh's, histo ...more
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The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
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I found this novel on the New York Times bestseller list and I am so glad that I did. Wreckers characters are so rich and likable you are sad when the book is over. I also enjoyed the use of Jewish mysticism and Arabic folklore for the story. It make ...more
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