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The Anthologist by Nicholson Baker
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Fabulous. If you enjoy poetry and language you'll love this book and laugh out loud. Wry and self-effacing, sometimes too close. Also introduced to fine poems along the way. Worth reading and rereading.
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Kore by Franz Wright
Kore
by Franz Wright
read in December, 2013
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I hadn't read any of Franz Wright's poems before stumbling upon this short volume, published by and sold in my local bookstore (Back Pages Books.) It's a potent and moving collection. My favorites are "Rain in Waltham" and "Song," though I found some ...more
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The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald
The Bookshop
by Penelope Fitzgerald
read in December, 2013
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Appearing on my doorstep in a surprise package, this is simply and beautifully written, unsentimental and heartbreaking at the same time. An admirable and doomed main character with a confederacy against her, some mendacious, others ineffectual. I ag ...more
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Help Thanks Wow by Anne Lamott
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The Gift of an Ordinary Day by Katrina Kenison
The Gift of an Ordinary Day: A Mother's Memoir
by Katrina Kenison (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2013
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Outstanding, especially in the author's expression of gratitude, naked storytelling, especially with no holding back about difficulties, frustrations, mistakes, her own foibles as a mother of teenage boys and desire to control - and learning to let g ...more
Persuasion and Power by James P. Farwell
" Just bought this for our library, on my to read list too. :) "
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Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny  Lawson
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Maine by J. Courtney Sullivan
Maine
by J. Courtney Sullivan (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2012
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I love this book, particularly the generosity the author shows towards each of the characters, exposing their perspectives and their flaws in depth. I like how the parallel stories complement each other and the pace just builds. Could be I'm biased, ...more
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