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Book Review: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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Book Review: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

Synopsis from Barnes & Noble: “This is the long-awaited first novel from one of the most original and memorable writers working today. Things have never been easy for Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd. From his home in New Jersey, where he lives with his old-world mother and rebellious sister, Oscar…

Book Review: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
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Book Review: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Synopsis from Goodreads: “On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears from their rented McMansion on the Mississippi River. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams…

Book Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth
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Book Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

Synopsis from Barnes & Noble: “In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to…