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Home is Burning by Dan Marshall

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher Five words from the blurb: dying, parents, motor neurone disease, cancer, hilarious Home is […]

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

 Source: Personal Copy Five words from the blurb: college, friendship, decades, New York, trauma A Little Life is one of […]

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

 Source: Personal copy Five words from the blurb: India, slum, fugitive, prison, redemption Shantaram is one of the best books […]

An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield (Audio Book)

 Source: Library Five words from the blurb: astronaut, training, success, survival, think Chris Hadfield is an inspirational man! I don’t […]

The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanigahara

Five words from the blurb: anthropologist, tribe, discovery, miraculous, terrible I bought a copy of this book when Steph, one of […]

The Martian by Andy Weir (Audio Book)

Five words from the blurb: Mars, astronaut, alone, survival, rescue The Martian was on the “Best of 2014” list of […]