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[723] The Accident - Chris Pavone

” Who was the villain in this story? ” (Ch.54, p.486)

The Accident is a thriller about publishing. It concerns a manuscript by an anonymous writer that is so earth-shattering that people in the publishing world would kill to get their hands on it. 341 more words

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[722] The Day After Tomorrow - Allan Folsom

” That the creature was innately evil, had caused the deaths of two people and horribly and inexorably gnarled Paul Osburn’s own life from childhood on, seemed, at this point, to have little meaning. 501 more words

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K Rowling

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is the final instalment of the Harry Potter (HP) series. This book continues after the death of Albus Dumbledore, the former headmaster of Hogwarts in the previous book. 324 more words

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K Rowling

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the sixth novel of the Harry Potter (HP) series out of the seven books. This book continues with Harry Potter summer holidays as he was nervously waiting in his bedroom at the Dursleys’ house in Privet Drive for a visit from Professor Dumbledore. 396 more words

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Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix by J.K Rowling

Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix is the fifth novel of the Harry Potter (HP) series out of the seven books. This book continues after the tragic murder of Cedric the rise of Lord Voldemort to power that only Harry witnessed. 461 more words

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What do we do now?

I’ve finally finished Francisco Goldman’s Say Her Name and I think I need a mental vacation. The “novel” (if you can even really call it that since it’s basically creative non-fiction) is an emotional rollercoaster, hard and slow to get through; the journey through grief and its accompanying depression and desperation is so vividly described that it would be impossible not to feel Goldman’s anxieties and guilt along with him. 785 more words

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sweetland

The first of several books I put on hold at the library to come through (at the same time…) was Sweetland by Michael Crummey. I was pretty surprised I got it so fast since it was just released a few weeks ago! 325 more words

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