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Julie and Julia : 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen
Julie Powell
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A beautifully crafted little gem. Quirky, funny, sad, sweet. A delight to read.
The Grass Harp, Including A Tree of Night and Other Stories - Truman Capote
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Do we ever really know our parents? Should we uncover the secrets that they have partially revealed/chosen to conceal from us...
She Left Me the Gun: My Mother's Life Before Me - Emma Brockes
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reviewed: This Beautiful Life
I have given this 3 stars because, although I thought most of this book rang true, I thought that the conclusion was rushed. ...
This Beautiful Life - Helen Schulman
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February 2013
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Stuck at Ch.11 on this. Beautifully constructed prose is a joy to read but so far am finding this to be a somewhat bleak read...
The Gathering - Anne Enright
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December 2012
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reviewed: Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia
Zzzzzzzzzz ....self- obsessed drivel
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia - Elizabeth Gilbert
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reviewed: How To Be a Woman
I struggled to finish this book. I enjoyed many of the biographical anecdotes but the sections on feminism became increasingl...
How to Be a Woman - Caitlin Moran
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reviewed: On Canaan's Side
This is the most exquisitely written book, beautiful prose, wonderfully evocative, I would give it 10 stars if I could. I hav...
On Canaan's Side - Sebastian Barry
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reviewed: The Art of Fielding
Beautifully written and totally compelling. Despite knowing nothing about baseball and being in the midst of a major sciatica...
The Art of Fielding - Chad Harbach
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Exquisitely poetic and completely heart-rending
By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept - Elizabeth  Smart
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If this was written by a woman it would be classified as Chicklit. I like the concept of revisiting the protagonists on the s...
One Day - David Nicholls
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September 2011
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reviewed: The Slap
Hated this book and all of its characters. Tsiolkas is a very talented writer, the novel raises many interesting questions, b...
The Slap - Christos Tsiolkas
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August 2011
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Picked this up at work and flicked through it thinking it would be another poorly written celebrity biog. Read the first page...
Unbearable Lightness: A Story Of Loss And Gain - Portia de Rossi
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