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The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music by Dave Grohl - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780063076099
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 5th, 2021

This book reads like a conversation with a long-lost bandmate, catching up on the intervening years; as though we were young in the same place once, and though our lives may have been very different, we understand each other. All that is to say, I loved it. ~ Reviewed by Arabella Peterson


The Everybody Ensemble: Donkeys, Essays, and Other Pandemoniums by Amy Leach - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780374109660
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 16th, 2021

This odd little collection of stories - or are they essays? - either way, they're weird and absolutely delightful. They say a lot if you listen closely, but in the most charming way possible, with animals. ~ Reviewed by Arabella Peterson


The Mothers: A Novel by Brit Bennett - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780399184529
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 10th, 2017

This book speaks to the lives of women and girls and how they weave together to form the great tapestry of life. Note that there is occasional mention of some difficult subject matter. A very good, thoughtful, meaningful book. ~ Reviewed by Arabella Peterson


Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel by Olga Tokarczuk - Book Review

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By Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780525541349
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 11th, 2020

"One day we shall all be nothing more than corpses." This book asks to whose life do we assign value; if to humans, which humans; if to animals, which animals. Surprisingly warm and light, this book is unlike anything else. ~ Reviewed by Arabella Peterson


My Mistress's Sparrow Is Dead: Great Love Stories, from Chekhov to Munro by Jeffrey Eugenides - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780061240386
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 6th, 2009

Love stories - but not that type of love stories. Eugenides includes here the real, deep, meaningful kind in lieu of the gooey Hollywood kind. Make sure you read to the end, Alice Munro's closes the book. ~ Reviewed by Arabella Peterson


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