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Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
Mansfield Park
by Jane Austen
recommended for: Jane Austen diehards
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Even for a Jane Austen novel, this was boring, boring, boring. If it were at least about 150 pages shorter, it'd've been kinda OK. Alas.
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Shaman's Crossing by Robin Hobb
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The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly
The Book of Lost Things
by John Connolly (Goodreads Author)
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Oh, dark fairy tale stories. How awesome they are. Would have liked to see some female characters running around doing things besides dying, living trapped in a glass bottle, being an evil vampiric succubi thing, etc. Still, a good read.
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InterWorld by Neil Gaiman
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The premise of alternative reality versions of one kid working together to protect all the alternative Earths was pretty cool, but the execution was missing something. The characterization, for example, was pretty lacking. This was disappointing sinc ...more
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The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
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Amy made a comment on Rebecca’s review of Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
" You are absolutely not. God, I can't stand Whitman. "
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
" But that was his finest moment. "
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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
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Reading Comics by Douglas Wolk
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Wolk gets points for snarkiness. Every once in a while, the gloves come off and he really gets a zinger in. So, as you may imagine, the general writing style is informal and engaging, even though he's not afraid of using Kant in his discussion. For m ...more
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