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A Thousand Splendid Suns

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ISBN: 9781594483851
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 25th, 2008

This is a brilliant piece of work! Full of history and tragedy, friendship, love, and despair - this story will not fail to stir up a myriad of emotions. Khaled Hosseini has surpassed himself! ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


To the End of the Land

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ISBN: 9780307476401
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Published: Vintage - August 9th, 2011

Intense, extraordinary, and unforgettable! It is the story of two longtime friends struggling with the effects of war, love, fear, and friendship as they make an epic soul sharing walk through the Israeli countryside. SO MOVING! ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


Human Traces

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ISBN: 9780375704574
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Published: Vintage - March 18th, 2008

A compelling novel that traces the history of psychiatry through the lives of two men, close friends, who strive to make their mark in this field. the story is epic and beautifully written! ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


Mr. Emerson's Wife

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ISBN: 9780312336387
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 30th, 2006

A beautiful piece of historical fiction based on the true story and true love of Ralph Waldo Emerson, his wife Lidian, and their friend Henry David Thoreau. A wonderful book!!! ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


The Meaning of Night

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ISBN: 9780393330342
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 17th, 2007

This is a gothic novel full of suspense, intrigue, and murder. It is full of secrets, misplaced trust, and unrequited love, and prints a great picture of the times... London in the mid 1800's. ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


We Need New Names

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ISBN: 9780316230841
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 20th, 2014

This is an absolutely wonderful debut novel! Full of childhood innocence in the face of tragedy and violence and a coming of age story in a foreign culture. "We Need New Names" is a powerful story that will break your heart. ~ Reviewed by Liz Barnum


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