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HER FEARFUL SYMMETRY BY AUDREY NIFFENEGGER: BOOK REVIEW

Audrey Niffenegger Her Fearful Symmetry Review Brought to you by OBS staff member Erin It started out beautifully. There was a wonderful amount of history, and the back story felt real. There were details that paralleled each other in a way that felt significant, and made me wonder where this … Continue reading

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OBS BOOK CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR JANUARY, FEBRUARY, MARCH, AND APRIL

Starting January 1st Open Book Society will be highlighting Bitten by Kelley Armstrong in our first book club of the new year. Living in Toronto for a year, Elena is leading the normal life she has always dreamed of, including a stable job as a journalist and a nice apartment … Continue reading

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BOOKS NEWS FOR OCT 11TH

Audrey Niffenegger on Her Ghostly New Novel www.time.com:If all you know of Audrey Niffenegger is her achingly romantic novel The Time Traveler’s Wife, then you’re in for a surprise with her latest. Her Fearful Symmetry, Niffenegger’s follow-up to her time-hopping bestseller, is a Victorian ghost story set in the present … Continue reading

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BOOK CHARTS FOR OCT 8TH

By The Associated Press PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS HARDCOVER FICTION 2. “An Echo in the Bone” by Diana Gabaldon (Delacorte) 6. “Her Fearful Symmetry” by Audrey Niffenegger (Scribner) 12. “Dead and Gone” by Charlaine Harris (Ace) 13. “The Girl Who Played With Fire” by Stieg Larsson (Knopf) TRADE PAPERBACKS 3. “The … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEWS AND GIVEAWAYS FOR 10/1

BONE CROSSED (MERCY THOMPSON BOOK 4) BY PATRICIA BRIGGS Reviewed by www.allthingsurbanfantasy.blogspot.com: Mercy Thompson, VW mechanic and skinwalker extraordinaire, had been torn between the two werewolves in her life: Samuel and Adam in previous books and finally chose Adam (or more specifically, she and Samuel conveniently realized that they only had … Continue reading

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NEW NIFFENEGGER NOVEL SET IN VICTORIAN VALHALLA

by Marcus Brogden: West of Karl Marx and just up the path from Charles Dickens’ widow and daughter stands author Audrey Niffenegger, deep in the heart of London’s Highgate Cemetery, the setting for her new novel, “Her Fearful Symmetry.” Niffenegger — who was propelled to literary stardom by her best-selling … Continue reading

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