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My Spring reading - Best Read, Best New Find, Best New Series, Biggest Disappointment in April, May and June

I blame the fact that I’ve read twenty-six  books in the past three months on having too many long drives across Europe on business and the irresistible convenience of having the Audible app on my phone. 606 more words

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My Good Read of the Day for Young Adults (06/28/15)

Life After Life

by Kate Atkinson

Book Summary Note from Felina Silver Robinson: Author Kate Atkinson tells of the adventures of Ursula Todd during World War II. 98 more words


Summer Reads

Following the advice of a fellow Mitty I bought Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life and spent three glorious days reading it. There is something about a fabulous book that leaves one somewhat perplexed when it has finished. 939 more words

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The Last Laugh by Raymond Moody on Kindle

In the early 2000s, I stumbled on a book that radically changed the way I thought about ghost stories and the paranormal. That book was… 629 more words


A God in Ruins, and Me in Ruins Too

So you’ve read Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life and you’re really into the way that Ursula keeps dying and learning and starting over. You’re so fascinated with the Blitz, her family, and her enigmatic mother Sylvie that you don’t even mind when it veers off into a go-back-in-time-to-kill-Hitler direction. 465 more words

Book review: A God In Ruins by Kate Atkinson

Teddy Todd is rather surprised to find he has survived the Second World War. The main character in Kate Atkinson’s tenth novel has, after all, had a harrowing war experience and like 90% of those who joined Bomber Command during the war might have expected to have perished. 217 more words

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Book Club 6: Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Titles: Life After Life

Author: Kate Atkinson

Publisher: Bond Street Books

Publication Date: 2013

ISBN: 9780385671378

Synopsis from Goodreads:

What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right? 

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