Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Fault in Our Stars

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The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

First love with expiration date. Witty gallows humor.  Charming devastation.

 

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Shadow of Night (second in trilogy)

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Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness.

Too many characters! Entertaining Elizabethan-history lesson overpowers fantasy/romance plot.

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I Know This Much is True

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I Know This Much is True by Wally Lamb

Vivid, unrelenting psychic pain and recovery brilliantly rendered. Gird loins.

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The View From Penthouse B

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The View from Penthouse B by Elinor Lipman

Lipman makes writing look easy. Tragedies become warm-hearted, drawing-room comedy.

 

 

 

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