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Book Author Rating


David Anthony Durham four-stars

American Food Writing

Molly O’Neill four-stars

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Barbara Kingsolver four-stars

Bangkok Haunts

John Burdett four-stars

Be Near Me

Andrew O’Hagan four-stars

Because a Fire Was in My Head

Lynn Stegner four-stars

Bright of the Sky

Kay Kenyon four-stars

Chasing Kangaroos

Tim Flannery four-stars

Christopher’s Ghosts

Charles McCarry three-and-half-stars


Penelope Lively three-and-half-stars

Crashing Through

Robert Kurson three-and-half-stars


Michael Ondaatje three-stars

Fateful Choices

Ian Kershaw four-stars


Jean Edward Smith four-stars


Rebecca Stott four-stars

Island of the Lost

Joan Druett three-and-half-stars

Land of Lincoln

Andrew Ferguson three-and-half-stars

Legacy of Ashes

Tim Weiner four-stars

Love Kills

Edna Buchanan three-and-half-stars

Luncheon of the Boating Party

Susan Vreeland three-and-half-stars

Michael Tolliver Lives

Armistead Maupin three-and-half-stars

New England White

Stephen L. Carter three-and-half-stars

On Chesil Beach

Ian McEwan three-and-half-stars


Diana Abu-Jaber four-stars

Out Stealing Horses

Per Petterson four-stars

Peony in Love

Lisa See three-and-half-stars

Presidential Courage

Michael Beschloss two-and-half-stars

Reclaiming History

Vincent Bugliosi three-and-half-stars

Right Livelihoods

Rick Moody four-stars

Shadow of the Silk Road

Colin Thubron four-stars

Soon I Will Be Invincible

Austin Grossman three-and-half-stars

Stalin’s Ghost

Martin Cruz Smith three-and-half-stars

The Atomic Bazaar

William Langewiesche three-and-half-stars

The Big Girls

Susanna Moore three-and-half-stars

The Broken Shore

Peter Temple four-stars

The Diana Chronicles

Tina Brown three-and-half-stars

The Gravedigger’s Daughter

Joyce Carol Oates three-and-half-stars

The Lizard Cage

Karen Connelly three-and-half-stars

The Maytrees

Annie Dillard three-and-half-stars

The New Yorkers

Cathleen Schine three-and-half-stars

The Overlook

Michael Connelly three-and-half-stars

The Religion

Tim Willocks three-and-half-stars

The Sea Lady

Margaret Drabble three-and-half-stars

The Shadow Catcher

Marianne Wiggins three-and-half-stars

The Sons of Heaven

Kage Baker four-stars

The Sushi Economy

Sasha Issenberg four-stars

The Water’s Lovely

Ruth Rendell four-stars

Uncommon Arrangements

Katie Roiphe three-and-half-stars