Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Quarry by Iain Banks

This is the last novel to be written by a writer I have loved for my entire adult life. I first discovered him with The Crow Road in the early 90s and have read a lot of his contemporary fiction, … Continue reading

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Annie’s Ghosts by Steve Luxenberg

Luxenberg is a journalist who found out a family secret and decided to write a book about it. His mother, born 1917, had a younger sister who was committed to a mental hospital at age twenty-one. His mother kept her … Continue reading

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Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain

I am reading this for the Between the Lines book group. If it was not for that, then I would not have finished it. This novels tell of a few days in the life of an army squad back on … Continue reading

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