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Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Sing, Unburied, Sing
by Jesmyn Ward (Goodreads Author)
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From page one on, I was hooked. I fell in love with three of the characters, and their pain felt like my pain. A couple of sections made me so upset and tense that I got up and left the room. Ward is a captivating writer with finely honed skills, par ...more
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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Station Eleven
by Emily St. John Mandel (Goodreads Author)
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Post-apocalyptic fiction is far from my genre of choice, and I was skeptical when I picked this book up. After reading the first riveting chapter, I started to lose interest and thought I might abandon ship. I'm so glad that I stuck with it because i ...more
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Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
Lilac Girls
by Martha Hall Kelly (Goodreads Author)
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The concentration camp scenes were very hard to bear. I also found two of the storylines more interesting and compelling than the third, so the book felt a bit uneven to me. I was fascinated to learn about how the book came to be, and it was sobering ...more
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The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
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Some of the plot details were so far-fetched that I occasionally was jolted out of the story, and I felt frustrated by how often the main character drinks herself into oblivion. On the other hand, I read it quickly and enthusiastically. It was fun to ...more
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What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
What Alice Forgot
by Liane Moriarty (Goodreads Author)
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The Hypnotist's Love Story by Liane Moriarty
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Once again, I was totally sucked into a Moriarty book while on a sixteen hour flight to Africa. The way she lets the reader into the sometimes inappropriate, often funny, and always engaging thoughts of the main character makes for a thoroughly enter ...more
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The Hypnotist's Love Story by Liane Moriarty
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Once again, I was totally sucked into a Moriarty book while on a sixteen hour flight to Africa. The way she lets the reader into the sometimes inappropriate, often funny, and always engaging thoughts of the main character makes for a thoroughly enter ...more
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An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
An American Marriage
by Tayari Jones (Goodreads Author)
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I read this book in the same way that I eat popcorn at the movies when I have to share a tub with my husband - shoving huge handfuls into my mouth as fast as I can. I felt every emotion imaginable and changed my alliances like a fickle teenager. This ...more
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An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
An American Marriage
by Tayari Jones (Goodreads Author)
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I read this book in the same way that I eat popcorn at the movies when I have to share a tub with my husband - shoving huge handfuls into my mouth as fast as I can. I felt every emotion imaginable and changed my alliances like a fickle teenager. This ...more
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His Favorites by Kate Walbert
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I couldn't help but read this book in one bite. I was fascinated by the narrative voice and felt as if I were in the most capable of hands as Walbert guided me through a dark and disturbing tale. The book evoked vague traces of A Secret History and v ...more
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