Monthly Archives: March 2014

Review: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler My rating: 3 of 5 stars I am not completely beside myself after reading this book. It was quite alright. A fast read. Sometimes really interesting and intriguing. Other times … Continue reading

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Laura McHugh – The Weight of Blood

Kindle Edition, 320 pages Expected publication: March 11th 2014 by Spiegel & Grau I received an ARC from the publisher via netgalley.com Recently I have been drawn to murder mystery and disappearance plots. I cannot pinpoint when this started exactly … Continue reading

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Karen Russel – Sleep Donation

ebook, 110 pages Expected publication: March 25th 2014 by Atavist Books I received an ARC from the publisher via netgalley.com This short novella about a world in which sleep is rare and people are dying from being awake and not … Continue reading

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Review: Alexander Maksik – You Deserve Nothing

Paperback, 323 pages Published September 15th 2011 by John Murray Yes, I knew the story behind the book when I bought it. But I tried not to let it influence my reading too much and I am not going to … Continue reading

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Review: White Space (Dark Passages #1) by Ilsa J. Bick

kindle Edition, 560 pages Published February 11th 2014 by Egmont USA I received an ARC from the publisher via netgalley.com This couldhave been so great. It could have been downright awesome. But it wasn’t. And I can’t really say why. … Continue reading

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Review – The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Audible Audio, unabridged Audible download Published December 3rd 2013 by Audible Inc ** spoiler alert ** I read (or rather listened to) this having already seen the Ben Stiller movie, so a comparison was unavoidable. And – what can I … Continue reading

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Meg Howrey – The Cranes Dance

Paperback. 373 pages Published May 15th 2012 by Vintage Books   The Cranes Dance is a story of two sisters, both professional ballerinas with the NY Ballet. Narrated by the elder of the two sisters, Kate Crane, the novel deals … Continue reading

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