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The Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa Gregory
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Hild by Nicola Griffith
Hild
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Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
Boy, Snow, Bird
by Helen Oyeyemi (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
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I have read Oyeyemi's other novels and enjoyed them. This one is quite different from previous books and felt forced and poorly conceived to me. I don't much care about 'story' as I feel almost any story can be interesting if the writing is good. I f ...more
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People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
People of the Book
by Geraldine Brooks (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
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This book is interesting enough but really is more a mystery than anything else. Stains, hairs, missing elements in a rare aged book being examined by an expert. How did they get there? When? and by whom? Engaging. Writing competent and pretty ordina ...more
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The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie
by Ayana Mathis (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
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Like several books currently popular this book's structure is reminiscent of Sherwood Anderson's WINESBURG, OHIO (1919), I.e. a series of loosely connected short stories each of which makes its own point but also adds to the overall point/impact of t ...more
The Whispering Swarm by Michael Moorcock
" No arguing with you, I guess. You seem to know everything. First time I've seen stupidity pass for honesty though. Oh well...all your own doing! "
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We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo
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