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Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates by Tom Robbins
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Goldfinch
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The Black Isle by Sandi Tan
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If this book will be made into a movie, I won't watch it. It's the Chinese "I-see-dead-people," and they're everywhere, looking as they did when they died.
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
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Anti-climactic ending, which means there's gonna be a sequel. Which I'm eagerly awaiting. The photos are creepier than the story but are very effective in enhancing the reading experience.
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2013
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Childhood - the things we had conjured, the things we remember, the things we've forgotten, and the things we chose to forget.
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