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The Yoga of Discipline by Gurumayi Chidvilasananda
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Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
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The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson
The Daylight Gate
by Jeanette Winterson
read in December, 2014
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haven't read anything by her in a awhile...looks good and I can pass it on to Leonora who just discovered her.
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Good writing. Some gratuitous violence that was just...
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Some Luck by Jane Smiley
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The Big Goodbye by Michael Lister
The Big Goodbye
by Michael Lister
read in December, 2014
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Got a good deal on BookBub
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Schmeh. Read it mostly on the train back and forth from work. Wanna-be noir. But it was free. But life might be too short to read schmeh books, even if they are free.
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Some Luck by Jane Smiley
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This is a good book to "sink" into....ok, not as compelling as A Thousand Acres. But her writing and story telling skills, and characters....all the usual Smiley top grade. I have preordered the second one
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Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
Dept. of Speculation
by Jenny Offill
read in November, 2014
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Just started it this morning on my train ride to work. Good thing my stop is the last stop and they make me get off the train. I just wanted to keep going. Wow. This is the novel I would have loved to be able to write. Loving it. Turning each perfect ...more
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The Devil Went Down to Austin by Rick Riordan
The Devil Went Down to Austin (Tres Navarre, #4)
by Rick Riordan (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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Fun to read an author that my son loves. Fiord an can dec write for grow ups too. Read this on Muni (public transport). Kept me turning the pages. Would read more of this series if/when I am in the mood for this style, which Riordan executes well.
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