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MiRiAm12345 made a comment Mar 07 2021
"Which came first the book or the Netflix series? The series was so much better! The plot line and relationships were so much more satisfying in the series. Moreover, as a non chess player reading the endless details of the chess games in the book..." Permalink
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MiRiAm12345 added a title to their Completed shelf Mar 07 2021
Eight year-old orphan Beth Harmon is quiet, sullen, and by all appearances unremarkable. That is, until she plays her first game of chess. Her senses grow sharper, her thinking clearer, and for the first time in her life she feels herself fully in...
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MiRiAm12345 made a comment Mar 06 2021
"The author is a talented writer. The book is throughougly engaging. However, as a 30 year resident of Thornhill I found the utterly negative and morose portrayal of Thornhill to be disheartening. Moreover I was struck by the contrast between the s..." Permalink
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MiRiAm12345 added a title to their Completed shelf Mar 06 2021
A collection of stories about a Jewish community in Thornhill, Ontario and the secular and religious families who live there.
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MiRiAm12345 made a comment Feb 28 2021
"Books about books and about reading are all the rage. But just because a book celebrates good literature and just because this book is based on a father and child reading together each night for years which is an amazingly charming feat, doesn't..." Permalink
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