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The Sellout

★★★★☆ The Sellout Paul Beatty (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? My dad recommended it to me Describe the novel … Continue reading

November 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Underground Railroad

★★★★★ The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead (Recent Prize Winner) What made you start reading this novel? I love novels that describe history, especially the ones about slavery. So I read … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Narrow Road to the Deep North

★★★★★ The Narrow Road to the Deep North Richard Flanagan   (Recent Prize Winner) What made you start reading this novel? I enjoy reading novels with suspense and interesting topics. The narrow road to the deep north is … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Road

★★★★☆ The Road Cormac McCarthy (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? It was recommended to me by my teacher and … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Sense of an Ending

★★★☆☆ The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? I was searching for a book … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Road

★★★★☆ The Road Cormac McCarthy (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? I started reading this book because my teacher recommended … Continue reading

January 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Road

★★★★☆ The Road  Cormac McCarthy (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? Easy novel. There is not a lot of text … Continue reading

December 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

A God in Ruins

★★★★★ A God in Ruins Kate Atkinson (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? A God in Ruins is the best … Continue reading

December 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Room

Room Emma Donoghue (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? I saw the movie and I was very interested in the … Continue reading

December 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Little Life

★★★★☆ A Little Life Hanya Yanagihara (Recent Prize Winner) What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it? I find the novel amazing. It’s beautifully written … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · Leave a comment