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Recently Read: November 2017

I haven't done a recently read post in a long time and I'm excited to get back into it. I've read a ton of great books lately, so here are a few of them:

1. Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonightby Alexandra Fuller
I just finished this memoir today, and kept marveling over how unique it is. Fuller (who is of European descent) grew up in the African countries of Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Malawi during the 1970s and 80s, and her experiences there seem other-worldly. She also has a gift for writing, and her descriptions were so evocative.

2. Between the World and Meby Ta-Nehisi Coates
This was a reread for me and I'm so glad I decided to give it a chance on audiobook. Coates's book is written for his 15 year-old son and talks deeply about race. I thought it was good when I read it, but listening to it brought the message home in a new way.

3. Digging to America by Anne Tyler
To me, Anne Tyler always produces such a pleasant reading experience, and this book was no ex…

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