Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

This was OK. Just OK.

Review copy provided by publisher.

Friday, August 19, 2016

Out of Obscurity: Mormonism Since 1945 edited by Patrick Q. Mason and John G. Turner

An outstanding collection of essays covering recent church history.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Dead Wake by Eric Larson

Really, really good.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Monsoon Summer by Julia Gregson

This sort of dragged in the middle, but the ending was OK.

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Sunday, August 07, 2016

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

This was phenomenal. And devastating. Highly recommended.

Review copy provided by publisher.

Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

This was good, yes, but I don't think it would be as popular as it is now if elites who were caught completely blind-sided weren't trying desperately to understand Trump.

Friday, August 05, 2016

Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

This was quite slow at first but then it all came together at the end. Lots of pathos.

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