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Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana, by Anne Rice

This 2008 novel by the author is her second novel about the life of Jesus. It is narrated by Jesus himself, who is now 30 years old. 1,864 more words

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Review: Burn Out and coining a new literary trope

I was provided a copy of this book from the publisher via Netgalley. In no way did I receive compensation for my review.

So, Burn Out… 841 more words

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Train Dreams, by Denis Johnson

This is a quiet little book, a novella really. It was first published in the Paris Review in 2002. It is the story of a life, the life of Robert Grainier—who lives alone except for a brief marriage, who represents, in the variety of his adventures, the history of westward expansion at the start of the 20th century, and whose end symbolizes the end of an era. 674 more words

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Review: Dark Eden

Full disclosure: I received a copy of this book through the Goodreads First Reads program and was provided an ARC from the publisher. In no way was I paid for my review. 782 more words

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Review: Days of Blood and Starlight

While I couldn’t recall anything I disliked about Days of Blood and Starlight’s predecessor Daughter of Smoke and Bone, there were a few things that demystified the series a little after reading Laini Taylor’s second book. 898 more words

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Review: Memoirs of a Geisha

In March, Anne’s Epic Rec to me was Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden. I must be the last person to have read this book, but I hate to admit I wasn’t blown away. 1,410 more words

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Have you heard of Taiye Selasi?

Have you read Ghana must Go?

Ghana Must Go is a must read.

You really need to read Ghana Must Go. 545 more words

Fiction & Non Fiction