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Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
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Speaking in Bones by Kathy Reichs
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I received this book as an ARC from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review, so I will do my best to provide that.
I've read many of the books in this series and always enjoyed them. I, for one, prefer the literary Tempe to the TV version, but in
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Beautiful, lyrical, well deserving of its Pulitzer.
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" I think The Night Gardener is worth considering, though maybe not as strong a contender as some of the others mentioned. It features a boy with a twis ...more "
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All I Love and Know by Judith Frank
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This is a well-written and engrossing story that is deeply personal but also takes on two of the most controversial issues of our day; gay marriage and the political situation in Israel. The characters are flawed in believable ways, but likable all t ...more
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The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
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I'm familiar with Gabrielle Zevin's YA, work , but this was the first time I've read a book she wrote for adults. It was a treat. Literary, heartwarming...with great, quirky characters. My only complaint is the title...not memorable.
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The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian
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Full Ride by Margaret Peterson Haddix
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A good read, but not the author's best (she sets the bar high). There is a likable protagonist, and an interesting premise, but I could see a crucial plot point coming a mile away, and I'm usually the last to spot foreshadowing.
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