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The Goldfinch
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
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When Women Were Birds by Terry Tempest Williams
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It took me a bit to get into this; at first the flowy, poetic feel of it grated on my overly logical nerves. But once I got used to the style and got further in where there is more story, I found myself liking and respecting Terry Tempest Williams an ...more
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Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín
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I loved this and I can't wait to see the move.
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Quiet by Susan Cain
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I expected reading this would make me feel empowered about my introversion, but instead I came away thinking maybe I'm not an introvert after all.
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Saturday by Ian McEwan
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I loved everything about this. The medical element and end-of-life theme and most of all Ian McEwan's style.

It would be interesting to write an essay comparing this book to Mrs. Dalloway.
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Shadows of the Workhouse by Jennifer Worth
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High Tide in Tucson by Barbara Kingsolver
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This book of essays was published in 1995, and I can see how it fits with Barbara Kingsolver's earlier novels. I loved that my mind played parts of it in her actual voice- it's fresh in my memory after listening to the audiobook of Animal, Vegetable, ...more
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Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness by Alexandra Fuller
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I listened to this on a long drive up to Pennsylvania and I liked it at least as much as Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight. Alexandra Fuller's parents, especially her mother, are big, fascinating characters whose lives have been both amazing and tra ...more
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Elders by Ryan McIlvain
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There were things I loved about this, the biggest of which was probably the general novelty of a novel about Mormon missionaries without the baggage of faith-promoting intensions. I love books about mormons that aren't trying to build up the reader's ...more
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