Tag Archives: November 2014

Nonfiction November and the TBR

Nonfiction Novemer is over 😦 Although I’m sad to see it, and the month, go, I had a wonderful time reading some great books. I read a total of six books this month, five of which were nonfiction: The Restless Sleep: … Continue reading

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Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink

Title: Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital  Author: Sheri Fink Published: 2013 Pages: 542 Rating: **** 1/2 In the tradition of the best investigative journalism, physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs 5 days at Memorial … Continue reading

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The Restless Sleep: Inside New York City’s Cold Case Squad by Stacy Horan

Title: The Restless Sleep: Inside New York City’s Cold Case Squad Author: Stacy Horn Published: 2005 Genre: Nonfiction: real crime Pages: 291 Rating: *** An unflinching look at New York’s most enigmatic crimes and the cops who make it their … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday- 11/19/14

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Our Farm: Four Seasons with Five Kids on One Family’s Farm by Michael J. Rosen

Title: Our Farm: Four Seasons with Five Kids on One Family’s Farm Author: Michael J.Rosen Published: 2008 Genre: Nonfiction: juvenile; nature Pages: 144 Rating: *** 1/2 Told through the voices of the children, this inside view of life on their … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday- 11/12/14

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Classics Club # 8 and Survey

And the winner is… number 13! Luckily, I had very fortuitously put The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood in slot 13 so yay! I’m finally going to read Atwood. I can’t wait! I probably won’t start it til December when Nonfiction … Continue reading

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