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Forever Flowing by Vasily Grossman
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Petrograd by Philip Gelatt
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I thought there were a lot of good things in this semi-history of Rasputin's assassination, but there were two problems that really made it difficult on me:

1. Very few characters are ever really introduced. I have no particular problem with this in p
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics by Richard P. Feynman
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Os Irmãos Karamázov - Volume II by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Goodreads is convinced I need to read Russian literature in languages that are neither English nor Russian.
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Tales from the Holy Land by Rafael Alvarez
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On its own merits, I think this probably isn't really quite top-notch until you hit somewhere around the second half of the collection; the first stories get a little lost in the language sometimes, and if I didn't have that connection to the city, I ...more
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Arcadia by Lauren Groff
Arcadia
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There are some portions of the book that seem strange and out of place, but it was worth having read.
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Pretty Deadly, Vol. 1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick
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Raising Steam by Terry Pratchett
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There is the kernel of a good book in here, but I agree with the comments elsewhere that it reads like fan-fiction. With the last few Discworld books, I've been glad Pratchett's been able to continue putting out whatever content he could. This feels ...more
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The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer
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Bone, Vol. 8 by Jeff Smith
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