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Almost No Memory
Lydia Davis
Selected Poems
Philippe Jaccottet
The Tiger's Wife
Téa Obreht
Charles Dickens (Penguin Lives)
Jane Smiley
The Mansion of Happiness
Robin Ekiss
Schriften
Erik Satie
Angela's Ashes - Frank McCourt I read this a couple years after it came out, and just experienced it again (a decade+ later) by listening to it in the car as an audio book. It was interesting because I wasn't overwhelmed by the book the first time, nor was I this time, but I really enjoyed McCourt's narration. His Irish accent and storytelling ability are all the clearer on tape. Still, I didn't think it was some huge, deep biography-to-learn-from. Three stars - as in "I liked it" - remains an adequate rating in my eyes (ears).