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[10 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 1,171 views]

Toru Okada is going through a difficult time. He is without a job, his cat has disappeared and his wife is behaving strangely. Into this unbalanced world comes a variety of curious characters: a young girl sunbathing in a nearby …

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[4 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 1,278 views]

Moneyball reveals a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can’t buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of Major League teams and dugouts. …

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[11 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 1,286 views]

A 12-year-old girl and her younger brother go on the run in the woods of Northern Idaho, pursued by four men they have just watched commit murder — four men who know exactly who the children are and where their …

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[7 Jul 2011 | No Comment | 1,724 views]

Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker, his classmate and crush, who committed suicide two weeks earlier. …

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[9 Jun 2011 | No Comment | 1,695 views]

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Jennifer Egan brings her unique gifts as a novelist and short story writer to a compulsively listenable narrative that centers on Bennie Salazar, an aging punk rocker and record executive, and the beautiful …

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[4 May 2011 | No Comment | 1,345 views]

First in the Kurt Wallander mystery series. It was a crime of senseless violence. On a cold night in a remote Swedish farmhouse, an elderly farmer was bludgeoned to death, his wife left to die with a noose around her …

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 1,857 views]

An atmospheric tale of life and love in a Depression-era traveling circus. Nonagenarian Jacob Jankowski reflects back on his wild and wondrous days with a circus. It the Depression Era and Jacob, finding himself parentless and penniless, joins the Benzini …

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[8 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 3,325 views]

The King’s Speech (iTunes, $5.95) was written by London Sunday Times journalist Peter Conradi and Mark Logue — grandson of Lionel Logue, whose recently discovered diaries and correspondence contain fascinating details about these true events.
At the urging of his …

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[3 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 2,057 views]

At 31, Noah Calhoun, back in coastal North Carolina after World War II, is haunted by images of the girl he lost more than a decade earlier. At 29, socialite Allie Nelson is about to marry a wealthy lawyer, but …

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[7 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 1,930 views]

Gary Sheyngart, author of The Russian Debutante’s Handbook, creates a compelling reality in this tale about an illiterate America in the not-too-distant future. Lenny Abramov may just be penning the world’s last diary. Which is good, because while falling in …

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[11 Dec 2010 | No Comment | 1,407 views]

Just in time for the movie premiere of The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, comes the complete audiobook of C.S. Lewis’ epic tale of adventure The Chronicles of Narnia (iTunes, $9.95). Featuring lively readings by Patrick Stewart, Lynn Redgrave, Kenneth …

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[11 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 1,551 views]

The best-selling author of The Botany of Desire (iTunes, $23.95) explores the ecology of eating to unveil why we consume what we consume in a the 21st Century. “What should we have for dinner?” To one degree or another, this …

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[20 Oct 2010 | No Comment | 2,987 views]

From the Book Prize-winning author of the The Remains of the Day (Amazon) and When We Were Orphans (iTunes), comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it mean to be human. …