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BKLYN BookMatch Great Character-Centric Reads

by BklynAmyM | 11 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: January 27, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch Mixture

by BklynAmyM | 15 items

Recommendations for a reader who likes the character-centric writing style of Elena Ferrante and Helen Oyemi, Nordic mystery writers, stories that deal with race in America. Also looking for audiobooks recommendations for two young children. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn...

Created on: September 11, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Excellent Writing, Character-Driven, With A Plot That Pulls You Through

by BklynAmyM | 11 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: January 10, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch Smart Character Reads

by BklynAmyM | 6 items

Recommendations for a reader who likes Clever Girl (Tessa Hadley), Life After Life (Kate Atkinson), Swimming Home (Deborah Levy), Anagrams (Lorrie Moore), Tenth of December (George Saunders) and The Maid's Version (Daniel Woodrell) This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Lib...

Created on: October 07, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Character-Focused Reads with Darker Themes

by BklynAmyM | 7 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: September 25, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Character & Setting Driven Mystery Series and Modern Fiction

by BklynAmyM | 11 items

Readers enjoys Michael Connelly, Elizabeth George and P.D. James and is looking for a good mystery series. Also wants recommendations for modern fiction along the lines of "My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante and "Stoner" by John Williams. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn...

Created on: August 29, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Literature that is Focused on Craft, Character and Narrative

by BklynDanielleS | 16 items

"This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/readers-advisory"

Created on: December 06, 2014

Bklyn BookMatch: Family Sagas

by BklynKelK | 5 items

This list was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library for a reader who enjoys good character development and stories that span generations. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynlibrary.org/BookMatch.

Created on: November 03, 2014

Bklyn BookMatch: Female Authors with Female Protagonists

by BklynKelK | 5 items

This list was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library for a reader who enjoys female authors and tends to enjoy female protagonists. They also enjoy strong character development, literary prose and heavier, darker themes. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions?...

Created on: November 07, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch Fiction for fans of Fyodor Dostoyevsky

by BklynRakishaK | 8 items

Fyodor Dostoyevsky's work reflects the social and religious issues with which he struggled as a nobleman in tsarist Russia. Dostoyevsky channeled his experiences to create characters and plotting: tormented heroes/anti-heroes and ideologies carried to extremes with devastating consequences. His paci...

Created on: November 03, 2014