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David MitchellDavid Mitchell's newest mind-bending, time-skipping novel may be his most accomplished work yet. Written in six sections, one per decade, The Bone... Continue »
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Etiquette and Espionage (Finishing School #1) by Gail Carriger
Etiquette and Espionage (Finishing School #1)

Sobri, February 19, 2013

Etiquette & Espionage was quite enjoyable. Adults and young adults will both be entertained as only Ms Carriger can do. It's exciting. It's laugh out loud funny. It's Steampunk at its finest. It's a good read from beginning to end. When you're finished reading this book you'll be scanning the skies,looking out for Flywaymen! I'm pleased to see that this is the first in a series.Ms Carriger has a long literary career ahead of her.She is a truly gifted writer!
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Olivia by Ian Falconer
Olivia

Sobri, February 19, 2013

Wow! This book is so amazing! I always wanted to know about the hype that “Olivia” had received over the years and now I know why this book was so popular! Ian Falconer has done a brilliant job at both illustrating and writing this story about a young piglet who shows the audience about what it truly means to be hyperactive! I loved the way that Ian Falconer based this book on his real family life as he actually has an older sister named Olivia who loved doing many things and he is the younger brother in this book, which made this book extremely memorable. 
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Killing Floor (Jack Reacher Novels) by Lee Child
Killing Floor (Jack Reacher Novels)

Sobri, February 18, 2013

This was a fantastic book! My first time reading a Lee Child book, but definitely not the last. This was the first book in the series of Jack Reacher by Lee Child and I will definitely be reading through the whole set after reading this book. It had a good mix of wry humor, thrill and suspense which kept my attention through the end. Absolutely recommend.
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Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

Sobri, February 18, 2013

Mrs. Lincoln’s dressmaker is well-researched and crafted carefully, never failing to intrigue, fascinate and inform the reader about these tumultuous years when history forced dramatic changes on the nation and on individuals living during those precarious years! Characters are depicted with all of their strengths and weaknesses, adding to the emotional ups and downs that touch the reader on every page. Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker is superb historical fiction that should become a best seller very, very soon! Congratulations, Jennifer Chiaverini!
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Other Worlds Than These by John Joseph Adams
Other Worlds Than These

Sobri, February 16, 2013

An interesting mix of parallel world stories. Some stories involve portals and other methods of crossing over into other dimensions while some take place entirely in other dimensions which may or may not follow the laws of nature or physics. Fans of parallel world stories, such as those of Charles Stross (The Merchant Princes series) and SM Stirling (Conquistador) should find plenty of material to enjoy.
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