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The Demon-Haunted World by Carl Sagan
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I started this book waaayyy back in 1996 soon after its first publication, but abandoned it in the push of reading that I had to do as I took on my first teaching assignment. I recalled liking it very much, but it was due back to the library before I ...more
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Cook Korean! by Robin Ha
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4 stars for now, with the option to upgrade to 5 after I try my hand at executing a few of the recipes. Like the best cookbooks, there's ample information about the historical and cultural context of Korean cuisine, and the comics format is more enga ...more
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Gabo. Memorias de una vida mágica by Óscar Pantoja
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A superior graphic biography of the master of magical realism, rendered with all the magical realism that Gabo's life deserves. While the word/image storytelling is fairly traditional and frame-bound as compared to Pantoja's more operatic graphic bio ...more
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The Hot Kid by Elmore Leonard
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More of a 2.5, but I opted to round down. My least favorite of the Elmore Leonard titles I've read so far. I think it's the sprawling plot, attempting to accommodate as many highlights of the rogue's gallery of Prohibition & Depression era crime ...more
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Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'Nan
Last Night at the Lobster
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I particularly enjoyed how the book starts with the tone of straightforward reportage on actual events, then subtly builds an emotionally engaging narrative. Having been present for the last (or near last) night of multiple businesses, I'd say this c ...more
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