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Technically there should be different call numbers based on where the author is from & when the books were written. I’m cheating and using 800 for all fiction

the south

The South by

ISBN: 0330323334 In 1950, Katherine Proctor leaves Ireland and her family for Barcelona, determined to become a painter. There she meets Miguel, …

epitaph

Epitaph by

Mary Doria Russell, the bestselling, award-winning author of The Sparrow, returns with Epitaph. An American Iliad, this richly detailed and meticulously researched …

cold magic

Cold Steel by

Book three in the Spiritwalker trilogy. Short, totally spoiler-free review is “aahhhhh, read it!” but three words may not be enough to …

boneshaker

Boneshaker by

The Clockwork Century ; book 1 Sixteen years ago the city of Seattle was turned into a virtually uninhabitable wasteland. In an …

fatelessness

Fatelessness by

On the 31st March 2016 Imre Kertész died. I hadn’t heard of him before I saw the post on Metafilter marking his …

fifth heart

The fifth heart by

In 1893 Henry James encounters Sherlock Holmes in Paris. But Holmes is reported to be dead, killed in a battle with Moriarty, …

doc

Doc by

Doc Holliday and Wyatt Earp are names that are linked together with gunfights and dust and the US West. In Doc Russell …

pax

Pax by

Grieving the loss of his mother Peter discovered an orphaned fox cub and took him in. Ever since then he and Pax …

ex heroes

Ex-heroes by

Book one in the Ex-heroes series Stealth. Gorgon. Regenerator. Cerberus. Zzzap. The Mighty Dragon. They were heroes, using their superhuman abilities to …

abide

Abide with me by

Tyler Caskey is a minister in a small New England town. His wife, Lauren, passed away just over a year ago. Since …

The Children Act by Ian McEwan

The Children Act by

Does religious belief outweigh the fight for survival? and if the one battling for life is a child, who gets to rule …