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Northern Lights
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Jeff Van Campen Jeff Van Campen said: " I was actually rereading this before I went to see The Golden Compass. I kind of wish I hadn't. The book is a great work of children's (or is that YA) fiction. Possibly my favourite, not that I'm any kind of expert. The film, on the other hand, is ap ...more "

 
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The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 2 by Philip K. Dick
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The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 2 by Philip K. Dick
"Covering his short stories from the early 50s before he had even written or published a novel, as ever Philip K Dick is ahead of the pack in terms of the scope of his ideas, with themes covering AI & existentialism, privacy, consumer capitalis..." Read more of this review »
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Northern Lights by Philip Pullman
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The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
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This is a very readable discussion of trees and forests. Peter Wohllben clearly loves his subject, and is able to approach it from a number of different angles. Along the way, I learned a great deal I didn't know about trees.

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The Folded Clock by Heidi Julavits
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This is a diary of sorts. It's a fabricated diary. Or it's a real diary that is stitched together into something that is more than a diary.

It doesn't matter because that something more—the work that emerges from stitching the fabric of everyday life
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Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Little Fires Everywhere
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