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Nevada by Imogen Binnie

. . The opening scene of Nevada had me worried this wasn’t going to be my type of book, but first impressions aren’t …

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Absolutely on Music by Haruki Murakami

  Absolutely on Music is a transcription of Haruki Murakami’s conversations with his friend, the world-renowned conductor Seiji Ozawa. Murakami calls himself an …

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Spot 12 by Jenny Jaeckel

  Holy crap. This is what the NICU experience is like from the mom’s point of view. The helplessness of not being …

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Becoming Wise by Krista Tippett

  How do we open conversational spaces and improve public discourse? This a huge theme in Krista Tippett’s Becoming Wise, and arguably the …

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Lizard Radio by Pat Schmatz

    Lizard Radio is a dystopian YA novel (with a dash of metaphysics) that had me second-guessing myself pretty much to the …

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Life After Coffee by Virginia Franken

  What a fun read! The first-person narrator in Life After Coffee is the protagonist, Amy. She’s hilarious and incredibly blunt. Something about her personality could …