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November 7, 2016

11 Books You Should Read In November

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11 Books You Should Read In November

As the temperature starts dropping and the Holiday drinks at Starbucks are quickly invading your life, you have 2 more months left in this year to read as much as you can and
really spruce up that book shelf of yours before the novel of 2016 comes to its inevitable conclusion. So make the best of it. Here are 11 books you should read this November.

Tell Me Three Things- Julie Buxbaum

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“Just because you’re strong doesn’t mean you shouldn’t ask for help sometimes. Remember that.”

The Fuck-Up- Arthur Nersesian

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“As the components of your life are stripped away, after all the ambitions and hopes vaporize, you reach a self-reflective starkness– the repetitious plucking of a single overwound string.”

A Gambler’s Anatomy- Jonathan Lethem

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The Trespasser- Tana French

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“Ah, background checks,’ I say. ‘The foundation of every beautiful romance.”

Swing Time- Zadie Smith

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Every Man A Menace- Patrick Hoffman

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Nicotine- Nell Zink

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Frantumaglia; A Writer’s Journey- Elena Ferrante

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“Reading and writing are closed-room activities, which literally take you away from the gaze of others. The greater risk is that they also remove others from your gaze.”

La Femme de Gilles- Madeleine Bourdouxhe, translated by Faith Evans

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“He is leaning out of the window again, his mind at once blank and spinning with small thoughts: Sunday tomorrow…the smell of the soup…the beauty of the flowers in the garden. Life is sweet. As he watches Elisa bathing his two little naked daughters in the setting sun, he feels at peace.”

Lab Girl- Hope Jahren

Lab Girl Book Blog

“Each beginning is the end of a waiting. We are each given exactly one chance to
be. Each of us is both impossible and inevitable. Every replete tree was first a seed that

When Breath Becomes Air- Paul Kalanithi

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“You can’t ever reach perfection, but you can believe in an asymptote toward which you are ceaselessly striving.”

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