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Her Smoke Rose Up Forever
James Tiptree Jr.
Fingersmith
Sarah Waters
Roadside Picnic
Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky, Olena Bormashenko, Ursula K. Le Guin
Seneca Falls and the Origins of the Women's Rights Movement (Pivotal Moments in American History)
Sally McMillen
London Falling
Paul Cornell
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
Susanna Clarke
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
Reza Aslan
Brave New World/Brave New World Revisited - Aldous Huxley For some reason I thought I read BNW in High School. I reread it because my (college-age) nephew has been talking about it, but I realized I hadn't read it at all. This is the story of technology gone awry, life at the lowest common denominator, all in the name of stability. I found it disturbing in its possibility, particularly because the characters seem to have no options, and those who become aware of that fact are destroyed by it. Realistic? Possibly.