5* Excellent - read it! 4* Very good - Highly recommended 3* Good - Recommended if you like this genre 2* Not so good 1* Terrible
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Floor-to-ceiling bookshelves that run the entire length of the space make a big visual impact, and you can easily pair them with an equally eye-catching wall of art.

Raced through this second book of the series. Very good. 5*

The Story of a New Name (Neapolitan Novels Series by Elena Ferrante, Paperback

4*. Non-fiction exploring the people that lived through the East Germany experiment, including dissidents and Stasi members. Scary Big Brother-1984 stories. Important journalism.

Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall (recommended by ules)

3.5*. Good fun.

Get this from a library! [Stephen King] -- Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious .

Excellent fantasy novel. 5/5

Uprooted: Naomi Novik, author of the bestselling and critically acclaimed Temeraire novels, introduces a bold new world rooted in folk stories and legends, as elemental as a Grimm fairy tale.

3.5*. First person narration from the pov of a lonely teenaged girl who befriends members of a cult with consequences. I thought the portrayal of being a teenaged girl was fairly spot on, all selfish and confused.

The Girls by Emma Cline (read in August available at the Uxbridge Free Public Library)

Funny and engaging. 5/5

The adventures of Christopher Robin, Winnie-the-Pooh, and all their friends in the storied Forest around Pooh Corner.

3.5*. Glasgow 1946. Douglas Brodie returns from WW2 injured and recouperating when he is called to help a friend in need in Glasgow, returning to old haunts. Good.

Gordon Ferris: The Hanging Shed. "A read-it-in-one-sitting, action-packed, gritty and atmospheric crime novel set on the tough streets of 1946 Glasgow.

5*. Joe Sacco spends 2 months in Gaza and the West Bank. A disquieting and upsetting account.

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