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The Idiot (Everyman's Library, #254)
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Larissa Volokhonsky, Richard Pevear
The Velvet Hours
Alyson Richman
Behind Her Eyes: A Novel
Sarah Pinborough
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Larissa Volokhonsky, Richard Pevear
Alyson Richman
Sarah Pinborough
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reviewed: First Lady: The Life and Wars of Clementine Churchill
Review to follow.
First Lady: The Life and Wars of Clementine Churchill  - Sonia Purnell
reviewed: Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea
Note to self for 2017....... you don't have to finish a book that you are not connecting with. You have purchased it, you ha...
Memories: From Moscow to the Black Sea - Elizabeth Chandler, Robert Chandler, Надежда Тэффи, Anne Marie Jackson, Irina Steinberg
reviewed: Commonwealth
The saying "Gin makes you sin" sure plays a role in Ann Patchett's latest novel Commonwealth.A novel about Family dynamics a...
Commonwealth - Ann Patchett
reviewed: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Book club Read.
A Thousand Splendid Suns - Khaled Hosseini
reviewed: Miss Jane
Beautifully written - a story that is quietly intriguing and inspiring. This is a novel where the characters will take hold ...
Miss Jane - Brad Watson
reviewed: Good Me, Bad Me
A Gripping psychological thriller, dark, shocking but utterly compelling. New Name. New Family. Shiny New Me Annie's mother i...
Good Me, Bad Me - Ali Land
reviewed: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
Review to follow.
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich - H.T. Willetts, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
reviewed: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
2.5 Stars ** It was an OK read but wasn't what I expected . I wonder who chose the title on this Memoir, was it the A...
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis - J.E. Vance
reviewed: Number the Stars
I thoroughly enjoyed this beautifully written Historical Fiction story which I believe was written for children and yet adul...
Number the Stars - Lois Lowry
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reviewed: The Unseeing
A gripping Murder Mystery wonderfully vivid, dark and disturbing and based on true events.image:
The Unseeing - Anna Mazzola
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reviewed: Corrag
There is a stillness and beauty to Susan Fletcher's writing that will enchant the reader and take your breath away with beaut...
Corrag - Susan  Fletcher
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reviewed: Days Without End
3.5 stars 2016 Costa Book of the Year winner     Barry's prose as always is beautiful and vivid and he ca...
Days Without End - Sebastian Barry
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reviewed: Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
A story of Wealth, Ambition and Survival and a true adventure tale of the 1810 Astor Expedition to forge an American empire o...
Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival - Peter Stark
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reviewed: Dear Mr. M: A Novel
A slow moving and complex tale that takes patience and time to unravelHaving loved the [b:The Dinner|15797938|The Dinner|Herm...
Dear Mr. M: A Novel - Herman Koch