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Violent Ward by Len Deighton
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I really liked the book and the writing is superior. However, Len Deighton is actually more of a major figure of the Spy Thriller genre, so this book is a kind of unusual. Since The Cold War is not really relevant anymore, he's probably trying to cas ...more
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Candy by Luke Davies
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Candy- A Novel of Love and Addiction by Luke Davies

This might be the best Junkie Love Story ever written or at the very least, the best that I've read- I read it all in one sitting on one day, New Year's Day- 2018.

It's a straightforward 'A' thru 'Z'
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The McCloud Home for Wayward Girls by Wendy Delsol
"I gave this 2.5 stars.

Perhaps expecting one thing from the book and getting another really impacted my view of this book and made me feel very ambivalent about this book. I wanted to know more about the history of the home and the "wayward girls"..." Read more of this review »
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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
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Car Guys vs. Bean Counters by Bob Lutz
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The book offers many interesting insights about automobile design and marketing strategy within the car industry, but the author's neo-conservative political agenda was far too intrusive. His belief that global warming is a left-wing media hoax, and ...more
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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
" This book is the October and November, 2013 selection for the Classic Book Club of Springfield, Il. It's a long, yet rewarding push to get through it. ...more "
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The Book of Lies by Mary Horlock
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The book is set on the Channel Island of Guernsey and blends the story of Cat Rozier, a disaffected high school student in the mid 1980's and the social and political problems that occurred during the Nazi occupation of the island during WWII. The de ...more
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