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by Anthony Doerr (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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Karolyn Sherwood Karolyn Sherwood said: " In many regards, ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, by Anthony Doerr, is a perfect book. It is a textbook example of "literary fiction," yet it leads the reader on an unputdownable journey through the hells of war, specifically the early 1940s in France an ...more "

 

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Middlemarch by George Eliot
Middlemarch
by George Eliot
read in February, 2016
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Reading George Eliot's MIDDLEMARCH once won't be enough, though I'm thrilled to say I have indeed finished it. At 850 pages, and written in 1870, Middlemarch is not for the feint of heart. It is deep and dense and arguably perfect. Many individuals a ...more
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Fortune Smiles by Adam Johnson
Fortune Smiles
by Adam Johnson
read in February, 2016
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I have mixed emotions about FORTUNE SMILES, by Adam Johnson. Can you both love and hate a book? No, I don't hate it so much as I hate thinking that there are undoubtedly people in our world as horrible as "Dark Meadow."

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Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
Tell the Wolves I'm Home
by Carol Rifka Brunt (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2013
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I loved this book. That shouldn't have surprised me considering TELL THE WOLVES I'M HOME was on beaucoup Best Books of 2012 lists, but I did. The protagonist in this story is a 14-year old girl, and I read very little YA lit—maybe that's why I didn't ...more
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