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Dark Orbit by Carolyn Ives Gilman
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Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
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The Union Street Bakery by Mary Ellen Taylor
" The market meltdown of 2008 brings financial officer Daisy McRae home to the family business of baking. She finds the 1852 diary of an enslaved woman, ...more "
Happiness, Like Water by Chinelo Okparanta
" I agree with this blurb from the back cover: "Okparanta's prose is tender, beautiful, and evocative. These powerful stories of contemporary Nigeria ar ...more "
The Girl in the Road by Monica Byrne
" Fascinating, unnerving tale of two women whose lives intersect, told with elements of fantasy in near future India and Ethiopia. Reads like a vivid dr ...more "
Happiness, Like Water by Chinelo Okparanta
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The Babes in the Wood by Ruth Rendell
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The Union Street Bakery by Mary Ellen Taylor
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The Skeleton Road by Val McDermid
The Skeleton Road
by Val McDermid
read in March, 2015
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Great storytelling by an accomplished author! I can't believe this is the first I've heard of her. Set in Oxford and in the Balkans, the detective plot evolves amid war and revenge, love and the shock of learning too much about the beloved. Male and ...more
The Girl in the Road by Monica Byrne
"Here's a bit of a summary of how my reading experience went (percentages are approximate):
0% - excited to read a SF story set in a non-western setting

20% - not quite following it and not quite caring. Bored and thinking about giving it up.

40% - to..." Read more of this review »
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