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Book Author Rating

A Far Country

Daniel Mason three-stars

A Long Way Gone

Ishmael Beah four-stars

Call Me by Your Name

André Aciman four-stars

Christine Falls

Benjamin Black four-stars

Christine Falls

John Banville four-stars


Ron Franscell three-and-half-stars

Falling Man

Don DeLillo three-stars

Final Impact

John Birmingham four-stars


Jon Clinch three-stars

Flower Confidential

Amy Stewart four-stars

Fruit of the Lemon

Andrea Levy three-and-half-stars

Grace (Eventually)

Anne Lamott four-stars

Heart-Shaped Box

Joe Hill three-stars


Kurt Andersen three-and-half-stars

In the Country of Men

Hisham Matar four-stars


Ayaan Hirsi Ali four-stars

Lincoln’s Sword

Douglas L. Wilson three-and-half-stars

Lone Wolf

Maryanne Vollers three-and-half-stars

Lost City Radio

Daniel Alarcón four-stars

Made to Stick

Chip Heath three-and-half-stars

Made to Stick

Dan Heath three-and-half-stars

Mathematicians in Love

Rudy Rucker three-and-half-stars

Mistress of the Art of Death

Ariana Franklin four-stars


Carmen Laforet four-and-half-stars

Nineteen Minutes

Jodi Picoult four-stars

Nixon and Mao

Margaret MacMillan four-stars


Cory Doctorow four-stars

Poor People

William T. Vollmann three-stars

Red Cat

Peter Spiegelman four-stars


Tom McCarthy four-stars

Stealing Buddha’s Dinner

Bich Minh Nguyen three-and-half-stars

Supreme Conflict

Jan Crawford Greenburg three-and-half-stars


Jonathan Raban three-stars

Ten Days in the Hills

Jane Smiley two-and-half-stars

The Blade Itself

Marcus Sakey three-stars

The Curtain

Milan Kundera three-and-half-stars

The Double Bind

Chris Bohjalian three-stars

The Grave Tattoo

Val McDermid four-stars

The Human Touch

Michael Frayn four-stars

The Knitting Circle

Ann Hood three-and-half-stars

The Little Book of Plagiarism

Richard A. Posner three-and-half-stars

The Post-Birthday World

Lionel Shriver three-and-half-stars

The Watchman

Robert Crais three-and-half-stars

The Welsh Girl

Peter Ho Davies three-and-half-stars

The White Tyger

Paul Park four-stars

Then We Came to the End

Joshua Ferris four-stars

Thomas Hardy

Claire Tomalin four-stars

Toussaint Louverture

Madison Smartt Bell three-and-half-stars

Travels in the Scriptorium

Paul Auster three-stars

Un Lun Dun

China Miéville three-and-half-stars

Waiting for Daisy

Peggy Orenstein four-stars

You Don’t Love Me Yet

Jonathan Lethem three-stars