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"Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home."
- Anna Quindlen

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April 2018
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"As soon as you are born the sand starts falling and only by demanding to be remembered do you stand a chance of it being upt...
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This was my second Inspector French mystery, which I preferred to the first, The Hog’s Back Mystery. My primary complaint abo...
April 2018
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reviewed: Review: Six Wakes, by Mur Lafferty
This book goes down very smooth and easy - like a fine liquor, I would say, if I were a fancy person. But it's really more li...
Six Wakes - Mur Lafferty
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reviewed: Review: We Have Always Lived in the Castle, by Shirley Jackson
For a short novel, this was a bit of a slog. The narrator and everyone surrounding her were just so deeply unpleasant to spen...
We Have Always Lived in the Castle - Shirley Jackson
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Book 3 of the Arcadia Project trilogy. I wasn't actually sure how many books would be in this series, but this reaches the ki...
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John Bude, Martin Edwards writes in The History of Classic Crime in 100 Books, deliberately set his first three books in pict...
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As my husband drove me to work the Monday after his father died, I said, “I wish we had a Speaker for the Dead for your dad.”...
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I was in the mood for a gentle, general fiction story and got one with this book, but for a gentle story it packed a wallop. ...
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First off, before anything else, if you called yourself a feminist and don’t see this cover and go ‘gimme’ you are not a true...
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Multiple viewpoint characters are often annoying but in this case it seems beneficial to get the different voices and differe...
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Looked out my window today to find one of our resident turtle-doves hanging out in the bath: Soaking in the bathtub ... wi...