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Book Review: Chicago

For a man that only allegedly spent a year in Chicago, Brian Doyle understands the city's juxtaposition that has kept me enticed with this town even after three years.

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Book Review: Americanah

I drank this novel up like an ice cold glass of water, dousing myself in the humbling truth that I still have a lot to learn when it comes to race in America.

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Book Review: Speak

This review does not do Laurie Halse Anderson's novel any justice.

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Book Review: Charming Billy

It's just a story focused on faith and foolishness-- and maybe about how they can often be one in the same.

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Book Review: Anxious People

Fredrik Backman gets life in a way many modern writers seem to miss.