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Devices and Desires by P.D. James
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Decent mystery, unfortunately I figured out killer and motive about 1/4 of the way through. James does a great job of including interesting surrounding detail, but the side-story about terrorists was a little out there.
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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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Beautiful language, carefully crafted structure, sympathetic and complicated characters. The best book I've read in a long time.

Another World War 2 novel, this one told from 2 viewpoints -- a blind, French teenage girl from Paris and an orphan engine
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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
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I know Anne Tyler essentially writes the same book over and over again, but I find I don't tire of her writing. She has a gift for inventing fictional families and relationships that are as unique as each of us and yet universal in their sorrows and ...more
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The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
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Sometimes a book tries to be an "epic" but just ends up being long. I was intrigued with the idea of a novel written around the construction of a cathedral. I've always been fascinated about the amazing architecture achieved before modern tools, tech ...more
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The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
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I know plenty of people who loved this book and found great inspiration from it. I am happy for them. It's not that I doubted the sincerity of the author, but for me it was a bunch of repetitive, life-affirming mantras that pretend to "dig deep," but ...more
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The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
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Fascinating, thorough, and well-written. Reading it made me realize how little I actually know about one of the greatest human catastrophes of all time. The history is told through the eyes of families who actually lived through the dust bowls of the ...more
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The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
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Better than the first detective novel offered by JK Rowling, it has a lot of tongue-in-cheek criticism of the publishing world that I'm certain Rowling enjoyed immensely.
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The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith
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JK Rowling's pen-name authored P.I. mystery. A solid "meh."
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