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Ancillary Justice (Imperial Radch 01) by Ann Leckie

Synopsis: On a remote, icy planet, the soldier known as Breq is drawing closer to completing her quest. Once, she was the Justice of Toren– a colossal starship with an artificial intelligence linking thousands of soldiers in the service of the … Continue reading

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Kiss Me First by Lottie Moggach

Synopsis: When Leila discovers the Web site Red Pill, she feels she has finally found people who understand her. A sheltered young woman raised by her mother, Leila has often struggled to connect with the girls at school; but on … Continue reading

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Review: Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner

Synopsis (from Goodreads):  The Booker Prize winner in 1984 for the best original novel written in the English language, penned by Anita Brookner, finds a new vocabulary for framing the eternal question “Why love?” It tells the story of Edith … Continue reading

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