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Jenifer rated a book 4 of 5 stars
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All the Light We Cannot See
by Anthony Doerr (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2015
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Good story, great book club pick. We had a lot to talk about with this one. A lot of interesting, differing positions on what the ladies liked or disliked. They almost changed my rating to three stars, but I'm holding. This story had so many things t ...more
Jenifer rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Complete Stories of Truman Capote by Truman Capote
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Very good as a collection of short stories. It's nice to read a collection all written by the same author as opposed to an anthology. I especially liked that Capote's writings were presented in the chronological order in which they were written. It g ...more
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
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Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
"This is a good book based on real women who were fossil hunters in England in the early 1800's. They discovered the first icthyosaurus and pleisiosaurus skeletons, plus many others, at a time when people did not know anything about extinction or e..." Read more of this review »
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Drunk Tank Pink by Adam Alter
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Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
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Heir Apparent by Vivian Vande Velde
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I thought this was a good Y/A offering. The heroine becomes stuck in a video game. I thought a lot of the scenes really were reminiscent of video game play; every time she starts over she has to repeat the opening sequence; it's hard to tell weather ...more
Standing Apart by Miranda Wilcox
"You know when you are reading with a highlighter and pencil for underlining and writing in definitions in the margins that you are going to learn a lot.

I learned a lot. I feel educated. I have new ideas.

History as a narrative, History as a text...." Read more of this review »
Jenifer rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Black Butler, Vol. 01 by Yana Toboso
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My first Manga. I liked reading the reviews on Goodreads about this one. People more experienced in this art form have a lot to say about things that flew right past me. Honestly, I couldn't tell what was happening in most of the frames. I thought th ...more
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Weirdo by Cathi Unsworth
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Diane Setterfield
“Of course I loved books more than people.”
Diane Setterfield, The Thirteenth Tale

Christopher McDougall
“Make friends with pain, and you will never be alone.~Ken Chlouber, Colorado miner and creator of the Leadville Trail 100 mile race”
Christopher McDougall, Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
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Richard Llewellyn
“O, there is lovely to feel a book, a good book, firm in the hand, for its fatness holds rich promise, and you are hot inside to think of good hours to come.”
Richard Llewellyn, How Green Was My Valley

Christopher McDougall
“You don't stop running because you get old, you get old because you stop running.”
Christopher McDougall, Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

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