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"Organizing is a fine art. I have worked at it all of my adult life." Before picking up this book, I had never heard of Louis...
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Finished this about a week before "Al Franken, Infamous Groper" exploded across the news.I've been vaguely interested in Al F...
Merle has completed BookLikes 2017 Reading Challenge!
Merle has read 35 book(s) out of 35 books in
2017 Reading Challenge
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reviewed: How to Fall in Love With Anyone by Mandy Len Catron
This is an enjoyable and thoughtful book: part memoir, part essay collection. The author reflects on love through the lens of...
How to Fall in Love with Anyone: A Memoir in Essays - Mandy Len Catron
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text: The Land Without Shadows by Abdourahman Waberi
I read this short book (only 80 pages of text, plus a 20-page introduction) for my world books challenge, as a book set in Dj...
The Land Without Shadows - Abdourahman A. Waberi
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October 2017
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reviewed: Camino de Hormigas by Miguel Huezo Mixco
This was a somewhat confusing book, at least for me reading in my second language. We start off reading about an older man fr...
Camino de Hormigas - Miguel Huezo Mixco
reviewed: Hunger by Roxane Gay
I read this book shortly after Sherman Alexie’s You Don't Have to Say You Love Me, and the two have a lot in common. Like Ale...
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body - Roxane Gay
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text: The Traitor Baru Cormorant by Seth Dickinson
As of page 159, I'm pretty sure I'm done with this book. I was initially interested in the idea of a fantasy book about colon...
The Traitor Baru Cormorant - Seth Dickinson
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Ian Rankin is among the contemporary authors who cite Josephine Tey as an influence, and Tey is often cited as ‘Fifth’ after ...