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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Faithful Place by Tana French
Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #3)
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This is a well-written book and I enjoyed it, but as a murder mystery not very mysterious, as I figured out who did it very early on, and I'm no super sleuth by any stretch. I enjoyed the characters, though, and the family dynamics were intriguing. I ...more
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Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Swamplandia!
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The characters and story in this book shine as bright as the Florida sun, thanks to Russell's beautiful writing. I do remember being 13, and obviously the author does as well as she captures all that vulnerability and magical thinking in Ava Bigtree, ...more
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H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
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Zealot by Reza Aslan
"some interesting things I learned in this book about Jesus the man:

- Jesus was born in Nazareth, not Bethlehem.
- Nazareth was a small village but he had to often travel to the big metropolis close by, so he saw the rich/poor gap.
- Jesus was a rad..." Read more of this review »
Zealot by Reza Aslan
"Mr. Aslan has a thesis, and he has written Zealot to prove it. As we soon find out while reading the book, Aslan intends to accomplish his mission at any cost, sometimes even at the cost of betraying logic and the very historical facts he claims t..." Read more of this review »
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By Billy Crystal Still Foolin' 'Em by Billy Crystal
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Stories of his life interspersed with essays on aging all read by the funny man himself, doing some of his best impressions like Muhammad Ali, Sammy Davis Jr., Mickey Mantle, and more. Loved it, and the audiobook is definitely the way to go with this ...more
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The Good Lord Bird by James McBride
The Good Lord Bird
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