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The Bone Clocks

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ISBN: 9781400065677
Published: Random House - September 2nd, 2014

A quintessential novel by David Mitchell, The Bone Clocks follows Holly Sykes's life from age fifteen into her sixties. A brilliant metaphysical epic tale which engages the reader from the first page to the end. If you liked Cloud Atlas you will love Mitchell's latest. Highly recommend. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight

Station Eleven

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ISBN: 9780385353304
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Published: Knopf - September 9th, 2014

Station Thirteen by Emily St. John Mandel takes place before and after a pandemic. A child actress witnesses the onstage death of a actor. Fast forward fifteen years after the pandemic and she's part of a traveling Shakespeare troupe performing for survivors. A beautifully written tale. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


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ISBN: 9781451691702
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 22nd, 2014

In Japantown by Barry Lancet an American antiques dealer, Brodie, inherits part of his father's Tokyo private investigation business. A Japanese family visiting San Francisco are murdered and the only clue is a slip of paper with an unusual Japanese character written on it. Brodie recognizes the character as the same one left at the scene of his wife's murder years ago. Highly entertaining. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight

Identical by Scott Turow - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781455527199
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 15th, 2014

Twin men. One a mayoral candidate and the other just released from prison on a murder charge. An ex-FBI agent and a P.I. reopen and investigate the 25-year-old murder. Lots of twists and turns in this entertaining novel. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight

Herbie's Game by Timothy Hallinan - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781616955403
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Published: Soho Crime - April 21st, 2015

Junior Bender, an LA burglar since he was 14, has nver been caught and always obeys his moral code. However, other LA criminals insist he help them with their probelms. Laugh aloud funny, witty dialogue, great characters. Also in the series: 1. Crashed, 2. Little Elvises, 3. The Fame Thief ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight

The Girl Who Was Saturday Night

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ISBN: 9780374162665
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 3rd, 2014

Set in Montreal, The Girl Who Was Saturday Night, is a funny and tender first-person tale told by Nouschka Tremblay, twin sister of Nicholas, daughter of Etienne, a once famous Quebecois entertainer and quasi-criminal. We first meet Nouschka at nineteen, as a beauty queen in a local celebration. The book is filled with crazy events, delightfully zany characters who all seem to dress outrageously. A wonderful story of what makes family, how they interact and try to figure out their lives. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


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