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The Blind Assassin
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If on a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo Calvino
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The Spy Who Came In from the Cold by John le Carré
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The Reef Girl by Zane Grey
The Reef Girl
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I read this some years ago. It kept my interest with the exotic setting of many years ago in the south seas, and the quality of the writing was pretty good though not John Steinbeck or Graham Greene level.
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Waterland by Graham Swift
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I Sing the Body Electric! & Other Stories by Ray Bradbury
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These are great stories. I listened on audiobook cds and the voice actor/reader added a lot to the experience. Nice way to start my day driving to work especially.
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"It's a little spooky that Ms Gordimer died while I was reading this collection of her stories, but she was 90 yrs old. What better way to honor the en...more "
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The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
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The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
" this is a terriffic novel. it is beautifully written and addresses some interesting ideas: the offhand catastrophes of everyday life; the way one person can casually devestate another without feeling a thing; the crime - and inevitability - of was... " Read more of this review »
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" Like finding a shoebox in the attic.

Here is the life of Daisy presented mostly through narration, but buttressed by letters, tombstones, photographs (which occasionally contradict the narrative), words etched into a Victorian plate, a luncheon men... " Read more of this review »
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