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September 2014
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reviewed: A tight, cohesive collection
Title: Stone Mattress Who Wrote It? Margaret Atwood, award-winning author of The Handmaid's Tale, the MaddAddam trilogy...
Stone Mattress - Margaret Atwood
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reviewed: There is so much here to entertain and inspire, so much in Mitchell's storytelling to marvel at.
Title: The Bone Clocks Who wrote it? Stylistic chameleon David Mitchell, author of the stylistic chameleon, Cloud Atlas...
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
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reviewed: There's no such thing as atonement, there's only the next shift
Title: Love Me Back Who wrote it? Meta Rosenberg Fellow and National Book Foundation ‘5 Under 35’ honoree, Merritt Tier...
Love Me Back: A Novel - Merritt Tierce
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reviewed: What Dreams May Come
Title: The Anatomy of Dreams Who wrote it: Chloe Krug Benjamin Plot in a Box: The Anatomy of Dreams is told from th...
The Anatomy of Dreams - Chloe Benjamin
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September 2014
reviewed: A cracking read
Title: The Drop Who wrote it? This is the new novel by Dennis Lehane, the author behind books like Mystic River, Gone, ...
The Drop - Dennis Lehane
September 2014
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reviewed: Rapid-fire prose and a plot like a thicket.
Title: Perfidia Who wrote it? Ellroy reintroduces characters from his previous novels—some major, some blink-and-you'll...
Perfidia - James Ellroy
September 2014
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reviewed: Unpredictable and improbable in the best possible way
Title: The Shimmering Go-Between Who wrote it? Lee Klein, author of Thanks and Sorry and Good Luck: Rejection Letters f...
The Shimmering Go-Between - Lee Klein