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David Wrubel voted for Moonglow as Best Historical Fiction in the Semifinal Round of the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards.
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The Nix by Nathan  Hill
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Spectacular, funny, biting, sarcastic, time shifting genius writing. Best fiction I've read in a few years.
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Everybody's Fool by Richard Russo
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As Close to Us as Breathing by Elizabeth Poliner
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As Close to Us as Breathing is about a large family of compelling, sympathetic, and without exception, imperfect people. Instantly we know what the 'big event' is, and Ms. Poliner does a masterful job moving through a number of time periods, graduall ...more
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain
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In Sunlight and in Shadow by Mark Helprin
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Admittedly, I'm a sucker for anything about New York from the end of WW2 to the early 'Mad Men' era. Helprin's riffs about the city are the best parts of this book.
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Lamb by Christopher Moore
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Reading this for the second time. This premise of this book is incredible, yet makes you wonder why nobody else ever thought of it, and Christopher Moore is a wildly inventive, funny, observant, feather-ruffling genius. The journey Biff and his best ...more
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Empire Falls by Richard Russo
Empire Falls
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I look forward to all of his novels, perhaps because I grew up in a small town similar to the places he understands and writes about so well. Empire Falls was one of the the first ones I read, but Straight Man, a novel about academia, might be my fav ...more
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The Book of Basketball by Bill Simmons
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