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    Heather's Favorite Books

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    Heather's Favorite Books

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    My favorite book of 2013. Unlikeable main character. Female version of Dostoyevsky's narrator in "Notes from Underground." Only read this if you like unlikeable characters.

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    Futuristic teen tale about how consumerism controls us. I keep thinking about this one. National Book Award Finalist.

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    Breathtakingly beautiful and sad novel about wasted love by Japanese master Kawabata. Winner of Nobel Prize for Literature.

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    Nasty mother/grandmother narrator like no other I've read before. Set in 1970s Russia and Germany. A young author to read. Translated.

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    A page-turner for sure. This is a romance--but with substance. You may cry. It's a tearjerker. Set in England.

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    Patti Smith pens a beautiful memoir about the 60s and 70s NYC art and music scene and her relationship with Robert Mapplethorpe. Winner of the National Book Award.

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    The Good House tells the story of Hildy Good, who lives in a small town on Boston's North Shore. Hildy is a successful real-estate broker, good neighbor, mother, and grandmother. She's also a raging alcoholic. - See more at: highlandpark.bibl...

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    One of the sweetness young love stories I have ever read. That said--the author tackles many important issues, such as domestic violence and gender roles.

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    My all-time favorite graphic novel.

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    White on Black by Ruben David Gonsales Galʹego

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