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January1545 moved a title to their Completed shelf Nov 17 2018
In the wake of family collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London. The process of upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions--personal, moral, artistic, practical--as she endeavors to construct a new reality for herself and...
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January1545 moved a title to their Completed shelf Nov 17 2018
From Man Booker Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Hisham Matar, a memoir of his journey home to his native Libya in search of answers to his father's disappearance. In 2012, after the overthrow of Qaddafi, the acclaimed...
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January1545 added a title to their For later shelf Nov 10 2018
In a superb collection of 18 short stories, National Book Award winner Le Guin shows that the boundaries between realism and magical realism lie in the eyes of the beholder. In each story, she finds the detail that reveals the strangeness of...
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Nov 04 2018
Rebecka Martinsson
DVD - 2018
"I'm a big fan of Scandinavian crime series and highly recommend this one. I liked the characters who are much more real than American television. Each of the stories were compelling." Permalink
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January1545 made a comment Nov 04 2018
"Kate Atkinson has to be one of the most versatile writers working in English. Her"crime" novels are brilliant, and so is her amazing trilogy about the First and Second World Wars. I'm not crazy about the Jackson Brodie TV series, but th..." Permalink
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