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Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith

This is the third in the Cormoran Strike series by Robert Galbraith (aka J.K.Rowling) and definitely the best in the series. This book gives us a lot more of Robin (Private Detective Strike's assistant) and her back story and we learn more about Strike's background as well. If you have read the previous two in the series like…Continue

Tags: Crime

Started by Lindach in Detective/Mystery/Crime Nov 17.

The Rose Hotel by Rahimeh Andalibian

This memoir of an Iranian family and the trauma caused to their lives by the Iranian Revolution was a compelling read. It was sad and uplifting at the same time. We follow the family being uprooted from their country and being separated from each other and finally coming together and recovering from the damage this momentous…Continue

Tags: Iran

Started by Lindach in Biography Nov 5.

The Places in Between by Rory Stewart

A fascinating book - a great read! This is a very interesting account of an amazing journey: a walk across Afghanistan from Herat to Kabul in 2002. Simply and clearly written, I learned more about Afghanistan from this book than from anything previously.Continue

Started by Sarah Wild in Non-fiction Oct 19.

Wildwood Boys / by James Carlos Blake

Writing believable historical fiction is a real challenge.  Not only does the author have to accurately place characters in the proper settings at the correct times, but dialogue must be invented that seems authentic to both the period and the person.  Unfortunately James Carlos Blake has written a novel that only achieves the first half of this equation.   The subject at hand is none other than William “Bloody Bill” Anderson, one of the most notorious guerrillas who operated in Missouri and…Continue

Started by Kim Allen Scott in Adventure/War Oct 9.

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Read, Review & Win Winter 2015

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Ned Kelly Awards

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2015 Stella Prize Shortlist Announced

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Book Titles at the Oscars

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