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The Girl Who Played Go
Shan Sa, Adriana Hunter
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Malcolm Gladwell
Someone: A Novel
Alice McDermott
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July
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September 2015
26
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reviewed: Zig Zag girl
Brighton, 1950, variety shows are on the way out, magic shows not as popular as they had been, television soon to make its ap...
The Zig Zag Girl - Elly Griffiths
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Oh, John Waters. I really wanted to like this. The premise sounded cool. You'd hitchhike from your Baltimore home to your ...
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I had high hopes for Our Man in Charleston and Christopher Dickey did not disappoint! As someone who loves history, people w...
September 2015
25
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reviewed: Gold, Fame, Citrus
The American Southwest has completely run out of water. The new ocean covering vast areas is now made of sand, mountains are ...
Gold Fame Citrus - Claire Vaye Watkins
September 2015
16
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reviewed: Slade House
Magically (and creepily) delicious. Loved every minute of this one, just wish I has read it closer to Halloween. Not overtly ...
Slade House: A Novel - David Mitchell
September 2015
08
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reviewed: Fortune Smiles
Short stories seem to have once again surged in popularity, if one is to go by the many that have been published this year. S...
Fortune Smiles - Adam Johnson
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bookshelves: autumn-2015, noir, nutty-nuut, ohio, north-americas, e-book, gothic, southern, tbr-busting-2015, shortstory-sho...
September 2015
03
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reviewed: The Wtich of Bourbon Street
Yes, some of this novel was very predictable and yes, some of the lines were a bit corny but this was the prefect beach read....
The Witch of Bourbon Street - Suzanne Palmieri
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Passionate, profound, and deeply moving, The Hours is the story of three women: Clarissa Vaughan, who one New York morning go...
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Yes, you heard me right--this is a dystopian novel with an actual plausible premise. This was a case where the book's "blurb...