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Listening to the Silence

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The Owl Killers
Karen Maitland
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Daniel James Brown
Cloud Atlas
David Mitchell
January 2016
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BookLikes Reading Challenge: Listening to the Silence wants to read 60 books in 2016.
Listening to the Silence has read 3 book(s) out of 60 books in
2016 Reading Challenge
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A collection of short stories, The Imperfectionists tells the stories of the men and women working for a struggling internati...
The Imperfectionists - Tom Rachman
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January 2016
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January 2016
reviewed: The Sixth Extinction
Responding to an urgent distress call from a remote research sstation in Utah, Painter Crowe and the rest Sigma Force are onc...
The Sixth Extinction - James Rollins
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December 2015
reviewed: The Sparrow
The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell5 Stars and FavoriteAngry at God and the world, sufferring from extreme survivor's guilt and...
The Sparrow - Mary Doria Russell
reviewed: Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History
Determined that his father's experiences during the Holocaust not be forgotten, comic artist Art Spiegelman, recorded his dad...
Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History - Art Spiegelman
reviewed: Maus, Vol. 2: And Here My Troubles Began
Continuing where the first book left off, Maus II depicts, Vladek's time in Auschwitz and his life immediately following the ...
Maus, Vol. 2: And Here My Troubles Began - Art Spiegelman
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December 2015
reviewed: One Summer: America, 1927
With a focus of the events of the summer of 1927, Bryson provides the reader with an introduction to the historical events th...
One Summer: America, 1927 - Bill Bryson
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December 2015
reviewed: Gone Girl: A Novel
When Nick Dunne's wife Amy goes missing on what would have been their fifth wedding anniversary, he is worried and scared, im...
Gone Girl: A Novel - Gillian Flynn
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November 2015
reviewed: The Ghost at the Table
Cynthia Fiske loathes going home, though in actuality home means her sister's house in Concord and not the house in Hartford ...
The Ghost at the Table - Suzanne Berne
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November 2015
reviewed: The Hand That First Held Mine
In her usual arresting style, O'Farrell tells the reader two intertwined stories. The first is the story of a young woman liv...
The Hand That First Held Mine - Maggie O'Farrell
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November 2015
reviewed: Lolita
Awaiting trial, Humbert Humbert is encouraged to write his memoirs. In his account we learn about how the defining moment of ...
Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov, Craig Raine
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