Quick takes- January 2018

Three nonfiction in one month? That may be more than I read all last year.

The Dinner Party. 4 stars. I'm still shuddering from that last story. Very solid collection. I don't think he's ever been as good as his first novel, but I love his writing.

The Immortalists. 5 stars. I have to let go of the one little thing that bugged me about this, because it was otherwise excellent. Really great sibling story; it was right up my alley and I loved it.

Rabbit Cake. 5 stars. Perfect,...

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The week in review

I had an especially great week with my kids, which is very fitting since we're about to have a very rare kid-free weekend. See you Sunday, kiddos!

I finished that reread of The World According to Garp. I had a lot to say about it over here. I had mixed feelings overall but for the most part, I really liked it. It's definitely worth picking up, whether for the first time or a revisit. It's been a long time since John Irving wrote something I loved, I hope he's got something great left in...

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