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Avenging the Owl
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Crow Lake by Mary Lawson
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A well written page turner about a family of orphaned siblings and how they deal with grief and life. Sibling bonds and guilt and tragedy—all described along with northern Ontario in great, though understated, detail. Worth the read.
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Subliminal by Leonard Mlodinow
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Crow Lake by Mary Lawson
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A well written page turner about a family of orphaned siblings and how they deal with grief and life. Sibling bonds and guilt and tragedy—all described along with northern Ontario in great, though understated, detail. Worth the read.
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Lila by Marilynne Robinson
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I picked up this book at a bookstore not knowing it was the third of a trilogy. Can’t wait to read the other two. Like Robinson’s “Housekeeping”, this novel is an intensely descriptive tale of white people in the Midwest of the 1930’s. Her ability to ...more
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Dubliners by James Joyce
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What more could I possibly say about this book of short stories that hasn’t been said? I can’t really believe that I’ve never read it before and that the subject matter reads as if it could be present day over 100 years after it was written. Mostly, ...more
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Dubliners by James Joyce
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What more could I possibly say about this book of short stories that hasn’t been said? I can’t really believe that I’ve never read it before and that the subject matter reads as if it could be present day over 100 years after it was written. Mostly, ...more
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Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
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Each chapter is a short story with incredible character development. Taken as a whole, this book is hard to read due to the subject matter, but taken as short stories that are bound together, it is simply beautiful. The attention to historical detail ...more
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Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
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Each chapter is a short story with incredible character development. Taken as a whole, this book is hard to read due to the subject matter, but taken as short stories that are bound together, it is simply beautiful. The attention to historical detail ...more
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