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The Other Typist
3.55
it was ok
The Other Typist is a tale of obsession and bootlegging set in the 1920s.

While working for the police department as a typist Rose meets the charismat
...more
Oct 07, 2015
Sep 22, 2015
 
The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, #1)
4.10
really liked it
The book itself is a unique hybrid of fantasy and historic fiction. The setting and time period seem well researched, and while the author look libert ...more
Jan 21, 2015
Jan 08, 2015
 
The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer
4.05
really liked it
A wonderful graphic novel about people in STEM fields. Part research project (SO. MANY. FOOTNOTES.) part steam-punk alternate history. All excellent. ...more
Apr 30, 2016
Apr 21, 2015
 
Necessary Lies (Necessary Lies, #1)
4.22
liked it
Drawn from the horrors of history, this novel follows two young women in Grace County, North Carolina in the 1960s. It is a deeply upsetting and emoti ...more
Oct 24, 2016
Oct 14, 2016
 
Burial Rites
4.01
it was amazing
Agnes Magnúsdóttir was the last person executed in Iceland (in 1830) and this book is a painstakingly researched interpretation of her life. A breatht ...more
Jan 09, 2016
Dec 01, 2015
 
The Call of the Wild
3.83
really liked it
*ugly sobbing*

Jeff Daniels does a superb job of narrating this audio book.
Apr 15, 2015
Apr 15, 2015
 
The Fade Out: Act One (The Fade Out, #1)
3.89
None
not set
Sep 22, 2015
 
Cinders & Sapphires (At Somerton, #1)
3.50
None
not set
Feb 19, 2013
 
Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2)
4.14
None
not set
Feb 19, 2013
 
Pride of Baghdad
3.88
really liked it
None
Feb 10, 2013
Feb 22, 2013
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