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The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson 0

The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson

★☆☆☆☆ William Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale may be his most confounding play. With a first act full of inconsolable tragedy, The Winter’s Tale derails into a pastoral comedy of forgiveness; it is an enigmatic,...

Pacific by Simon Winchester 0

Pacific by Simon Winchester

★★★★☆ To tell you what Pacific is about would be to make a list, as the number of things discussed in this book seem to proliferate per page. Incidentally this makes it hard to...

Magna Carta by Dan Jones 0

Magna Carta by Dan Jones

★★★★☆ The Magna Carta is the basis for the constitutions of Great Britain and the United States and a host of other countries. It is heralded as the seminal document that set into motion...

Quicksand by Steve Toltz 0

Quicksand by Steve Toltz

★★★★☆ Steve Toltz’s Quicksand is a maniacally funny novel about friendship, hope and the human condition; it is a work at once soul-lifting and spirit-crushing, capable of eliciting both uproarious laughter and inward cringe...