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Fall Read: Standard Deviation

According to my tracker on Goodreads, I am three books behind on my 2017 reading challenge of finishing 32 books. While I definitely feel as though I have been reading a lot, recent life changes have also shifted my reading habits. I’m looking for more short reads, like the amazing Standard Deviation by Katherine Heiny, …

September reading: The Life and Death of Sophie Stark

I recently went to an author reading and discussion at the bookstore Women & Children First featuring Rebecca Makkai and Anna North. I really wanted to go see them because I’ve read Makkai’s The Borrower and quite enjoyed it, but I’d also seen North’s The Life and Death of Sophie Stark on several to-read lists. …