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Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt
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Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
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Carrie made a comment on Michelle’s review of Passage
Passage by Connie Willis
" Oooh, tell me what you think about this when you get to it. I like her stuff, generally (have you read To Say Nothing of the Dog?), but this one freak ...more"
Hunting Eichmann by Neal Bascomb
" Me too! Much more exciting than a Government contracts (or in my case, international trade) lawyer! "
Carrie made a comment on Michelle’s review of Was
Was by Geoff Ryman
" I LOVE this book - it was one of my favorite books of 2006! (I'd attach a link to my blog, but I can't figure out how)> I thought it was just heart ...more"
The Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery, Vol. 1 by L.M. Montgomery
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Carrie made a comment on her review of The Emigrants
The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald
" My dad LOVES these books - he really, really loves the Rings of Saturn, but I thought the Emigrants was the best by far. Austerlitz is good, too, but ...more"
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The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow
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This book kicked my butt seven ways until Sunday - this is the second time I’ve tried to read it, and I only made it this time through sheer dint of will. I was determined to read it because it’s on the Modern Library top 100 novel list, but it was n ...more
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Sins of the Fathers by Ruth Rendell
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This book has a pretty good premise (one that they couldn’t have today, at least in England, though still in America, unfortunately). An man was convicted and executed for a crime, and Inspector Wexford was one of the men who was caught him. Now, yea ...more
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Reading Like a Writer by Francine Prose
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Francine Prose is a novelist who also teaches (as many novelists do), and she has written about about reading like a writer (well, I guess the title makes it obvious, right?). This book is clearly written and insightful and made me think differently ...more
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