Daily Archives: January 7, 2014

Top Ten Books of 2013 – The Jeremy Tenenbaum Edition

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We enjoy our jobs of putting stupendous, uplifting, challenging, & ridiculously good books into your hands.  When we are not in the shop – we are cracking open numerous tomes for our own enjoyment.  Well, how could we call ourselves booksellers without being voracious readers ourselves?  So, without further adieu – a brief look at each of our Top Ten (or so) Books of 2013.  

Jeremy Eric Tenenbaum read, reread, or probably read: 

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Autobiography by Morrissey

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New England Country Fair! by Phil Primack

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Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis

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The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks by David Embury

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Pictures from Brueghel and Other Poems by William Carlos Williams

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Fantazius Mallare by Ben Hecht

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Good slices from  The Divine Comedy

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The Devil’s Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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Detection by Gaslight: 14 Victorian Detective Stories

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Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth by Chris Ware

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Witchcraft by Pennethorne Hughes

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Sermons and Soda-Water III: We’re Friends Again by John O’Hara 

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The End of the Affair by Graham Greene

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Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre

Stay tuned for Brittany, Ann, & John’s Top Ten!