the new world by andrew motion

Hardcover: 368 pages Publisher: Crown (July 14, 2015) Language: English ISBN-10: 0804138451 ISBN-13: 978-0804138451 [Amazon Vine program] In The New World, former British Poet Laureate Andrew Motion continues the tale begun by RL Stevenson in his novel Treasure Island, serialized in a children's magazine between 1881 and 1882. Main characters Jim Hawkins and Natty Silver, …

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a replacement life by boris fishman

  [ARC via Amazon Vine program] Slava Gelman is a young writer trying to get a foothold on the slippery slope from low-ranking nobody to published writer, with a byline in Century, a high-profile magazine where he works. So far achieving little respect, his ideas largely overlooked, he's mired in frustration. If he's to succeed, he …

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Adeline by Norah Vincent

Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (April 7, 2015) Language: English $ 23.00   The degree of difficulty involved in writing Adeline must have been great. I can't imagine how long Vincent spent reading bios about Woolf, her letters and diaries. I'm deeply impressed by the breadth of scholarship involved. In her notes, she …

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