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October
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2017
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I listened to the audiobook for My Cousin Rachel, and it only took two hours to finish. I based my assumptions of this story ...
My Cousin Rachel - Daphne du Maurier
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This book has been on my “to read” list for several years. Given I knew only the synopsis on Goodreads, I had my own idea of...
Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh
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2017
23
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2017
20
currently reading
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I am familiar with Karen Ingalls’ work, having chosen this novel after reading Davida: Model & Mistress of Augustus Saint-Gau...
Novy's Son: The Selfish Genius - Karen Ingalls
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read and rated
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I listened to the audiobook for My Cousin Rachel, and it only took two hours to finish. I based my assumptions of this story ...
My Cousin Rachel - Daphne du Maurier
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I was immediately attracted to this book, pulled in by the melancholy undertones promised via the cover and the fact that it'...
The Light Between Oceans: A Novel - M.L. Stedman
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finished reading:
2017
18
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Before I began reading this book I was warned that it was “gritty.” That was the exact word used. And the person who generous...
Jazz Baby - Beem Weeks
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2017
17
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started reading:
2017
29
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I was drawn to this book, expecting the best of fictional scandals given the title. The story begins with a young Albertina ...
Davida: Model and Mistress of Augustus Saint-Gaudens - Karen Ingalls
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2017
28
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2017
20
started reading:
2017
18
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Walker and Lainey share one explosive night together and he awakens to find her gone. Shrugging it off as just a glorious one...
Magnolia Secrets - Beth Hale
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