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The Love Plot
Tomb Sweeping
Kissing Kosher
Who We Are Now
Witness: Stories
The Orchid Hour
I'll Tell You No Lies
Crook Manifesto (Ray Carney, #2)
The Legacies
Somebody's Fool
Glossy: Ambition, Beauty, and the Inside Story of Emily Weiss's Glossier
King of the Armadillos
Sleepless City (Nick Ryan, #1)
Payback in Death (In Death, #57)
Bad Summer People
Pineapple Street
Romantic Comedy
You, Again
Same Time Next Summer
The Guest
In Five Years
My Year of Rest and Relaxation
The Paris Daughter
Wish You Were Here
The Dutch House
Big Swiss
Broadway Butterfly
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerA Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  SmithBreakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories by Truman CapoteExtremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
Tales of New York City
1,410 books — 1,228 voters
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale HurstonNative Son by Richard WrightPassing by Nella LarsenThe Collected Poems by Langston HughesThe Ways of White Folks by Langston Hughes
The Harlem Renaissance
139 books — 68 voters

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Tale of Two Cities by Charles DickensGhost Tamer by Meredith R. LyonsThe Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathThe Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
City Life
304 books — 200 voters

The Great Gatsby
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
The Catcher in the Rye
Rules of Civility
The Goldfinch
Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
A Little Life
The Age of Innocence
Just Kids
Let the Great World Spin
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
The Bell Jar
My Year of Rest and Relaxation
Christopher Hitchens
Inevitably came the time when he angrily repudiated his former paladin Yasser Arafat. In fact, he described him to me as 'the Palestinian blend of Marshal Petaín and Papa Doc.' But the main problem, alas, remained the same. In Edward's moral universe, Arafat could at last be named as a thug and a practitioner of corruption and extortion. But he could only be identified as such to the extent that he was now and at last aligned with an American design. Thus the only truly unpardonable thing about ...more
Christopher Hitchens, Hitch 22: A Memoir

Christopher Hitchens
As he defended the book one evening in the early 1980s at the Carnegie Endowment in New York, I knew that some of what he said was true enough, just as some of it was arguably less so. (Edward incautiously dismissed 'speculations about the latest conspiracy to blow up buildings or sabotage commercial airliners' as the feverish product of 'highly exaggerated stereotypes.') Covering Islam took as its point of departure the Iranian revolution, which by then had been fully counter-revolutionized by ...more
Christopher Hitchens, Hitch 22: A Memoir

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Feminist Book Club New York women reading women authors, all around the city
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Silent World — A discussion group A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
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Round Lake Library Adult Summer Reading Summertime is a terrific time to pick up a good book! Join other Round Lake Library readers in …more
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The Stargo Society - Discussing Mythopeic Literature in the Triple Cities The purpose of this group is to meet and discuss mythopoeic literature. Homer. Appolonius of Rho…more
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