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Book Author Rating

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Ruth Rendell three-and-half-stars

13 Ways of Looking at the Novel

Jane Smiley three-and-half-stars

A Crack in the Edge of the World

Simon Winchester two-and-half-stars

A Little Love Story

Roland Merullo four-stars

A Thousand Years of Good Prayers

Yiyun Li four-stars

A Wedding in December

Anita Shreve two-and-half-stars

A World of Light

Floyd Skloot four-stars

Andrew Jackson

H. W. Brands three-stars

Christ the Lord

Anne Rice three-stars


David Maine four-stars

Fifty Degrees Below

Kim Stanley Robinson three-stars

Girl Sleuth

Melanie Rehak three-and-half-stars

Goodnight Nobody

Jennifer Weiner three-stars

Henry Adams and the Making of America

Garry Wills three-and-half-stars

Here Is Where We Meet

John Berger four-stars

In the Fold

Rachel Cusk three-and-half-stars

It’s Superman!

Tom De Haven four-stars

Julie & Julia

Julie Powell three-and-half-stars

Love My Rifle More Than You

Kayla Williams three-stars

Love My Rifle More Than You

Michael E. Staub three-stars

Making It Up

Penelope Lively three-and-half-stars


Jung Chang three-and-half-stars


Jon Halliday three-and-half-stars

Mark Twain

Ron Powers three-and-half-stars

Matisse the Master

Hilary Spurling four-stars


Andrew Delbanco four-stars

Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Gabriel García Márquez three-stars

Missing Mom

Joyce Carol Oates two-stars

Ordinary Heroes

Scott Turow three-stars


Tony Judt four-stars

Reading, Writing, and Leaving Home

Lynn Freed four-stars

Saving Fish from Drowning

Amy Tan two-and-half-stars

Slow Man

J. M. Coetzee one-and-half-stars

Son of a Witch

Gregory Maguire two-and-half-stars


Mary Roach three-and-half-stars

Team of Rivals

Doris Kearns Goodwin three-and-half-stars

The Assassins’ Gate

George Packer three-and-half-stars

The City of Falling Angels

John Berendt three-stars

The Colorado Kid

Stephen King two-stars

The Great Stink

Clare Clark three-stars

The Last Days of Dogtown

Anita Diamant three-and-half-stars

The Lincoln Lawyer

Michael Connelly four-stars

The Lost Painting

Jonathan Harr three-and-half-stars

The Planets

Dava Sobel three-stars

The River of Doubt

Candice Millard four-stars

The Sea

John Banville four-and-half-stars

The Turning

Tim Winton four-stars

The Year of Magical Thinking

Joan Didion four-stars

Truth and Consequences

Alison Lurie two-and-half-stars


Nate Blakeslee four-stars

Two Lives

Vikram Seth three-and-half-stars


Mary Gaitskill three-stars

Wickett’s Remedy

Myla Goldberg three-stars