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Julie voted for Fates and Furies as Best Fiction in the Final Round of the 2015 Goodreads Choice Awards.
Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
Julie made a comment in the group Tournament of BooksThe alt-TOB Idea topic
" Yea! Can't wait!! Moving all my TBR pile to the side. "
Julie voted for A God in Ruins as Best Historical Fiction in the Semifinal Round of the 2015 Goodreads Choice Awards.
A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson
A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James
" Love the fact that the two commenters who disagree with my opinion are so well mannered! One tells me to "shut up" and the other labels a differing op ...more "
Julie rated a book 2 of 5 stars
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Left me in the dark about its rave reviews …
and the fact that it is not sold as YA fiction.

This can’t fail but to remind the reader of The Book Thief (and guess what! I wasn’t fussed about that either … but at least it was labeled as YA).

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" For me at this point it would be Sweetland and Fates And Furies. I am part way through The Sympathiser and think it may be my third choice. "
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Julie rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Canada by Richard Ford
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What an odd read!!!
The antithesis of a thriller!

There are no surprises in this. You know from the opening sentence that his parents are going to rob a bank. You know that there are going to be murders. You know in advance that his sister is going to
Julie made a comment in the group Tournament of Books2016 - Possible Contenders topic
" The Margaret Attwood seems to be the collection of Positron episodic installments previously published. "
Julie rated a book 1 of 5 stars
Orkney Twilight by Clare Carson
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