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“Conclave”

Robert Harris Hutchinson, London 25 October 2016 Note:  Beware.  Following may be a spoiler. Unable to even begin to figure out the possibility, let-alone plausibility, of conclusion.  But, all reviewers love the book.  So, my inability likely a reflection of … Continue reading

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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson My rating: 2 of 5 stars For students of architecture, and American history, this nonfiction work is a five-star thriller. For … Continue reading

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Here we go again. But better.

Voyage by Stephen Baxter My rating: 4 of 5 stars Here we go again. But better.JFK survived. Yes, it’s a cliché. But not this time.JFK’s injuries forced early retirement in deference to LBJ. But JFK lived to see humans walk … Continue reading

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