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This popped up on my twitter feed this morning! There is some utter shit in this list, but here's also some good stuff here. ...
reviewed: Warrior's Apprentice by Lois McMaster Bujold
This is an enjoyable science fiction caper. As a rule I don’t like sci-fi, so if it sounds like the sort of book that will pu...
The Warrior's Apprentice - Lois McMaster Bujold
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reviewed: The Not-Quite States of America by Doug Mack
A book about America’s territories: part travelogue, part history, part investigation of the territories’ political status, t...
The Not-Quite States of America: Dispatches from the Territories and Other Far-Flung Outposts of the USA - Doug Mack
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reviewed: Forbidden Bread by Erica Johnson Debeljak
This is an interesting memoir by a former New York financial analyst who moved to the newly-formed Slovenia in 1993 for love....
Forbidden Bread - Erica Johnson Debeljak
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We know it's Friday. We know it supposed to be Follow Friday with book bloggers. But sometimes the world has other plans. So ...
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When Deng Xiaoping’s efforts to “open up” China took root in the late 1980s, Xinran recognized an invaluable opportunity. As ...
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reviewed: Marshall Islands Legends and Stories by Daniel Kelin
It’s hard to rate books of folklore; it seems odd to judge another culture’s traditional stories on my standards for literatu...
Marshall Islands Legends and Stories - Daniel A. Kelin
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reviewed: Little Soldiers by Lenora Chu
This is a really interesting book that offers a firsthand view of the Chinese school system from a mostly-American perspectiv...
Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve - Lenora Chu
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reviewed: Zealot by Reza Aslan
This is an accessible work of history, looking at what the historical evidence tells us about Jesus of Nazareth and his times...
Zealot. The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth - Reza Aslan
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