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Reddit Book Club Discussion

This month, the reddit book club is reading and discussing The Library at Mount Char. I’m checking in more or less daily, and there will be an official Q & A on January 29th. http://www.reddit.com/r/books

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Best of 2015

I’m happy to report that The Library at Mount Char made it onto a number of “Year’s Best” lists over the last few weeks. Please pardon the shameless self-promotion. I’m pretty excited, and you only get to do this once.    “A wholly original, engrossing, disturbing, and beautiful book. You’ve

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Goodreads Reader’s Choice

I found out recently that Library at Mount Char made the semi-finals in the Goodreads reader’s choice awards for Best Debut category. As a write-in, no less! Many thanks to those of you who voted—I seriously didn’t even know that write-ins were possible. If you’d like to vote, here’s the

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The Library at Mount Char Reviews

Here are the highlights of the reviews / blurbs: “A wholly original, engrossing, disturbing, and beautiful book. You’ve never read anything quite like this, and you won’t soon forget it.” –Kirkus Reviews (starred review) “Hawkins makes nary a misstep in this award-worthy effort of imagination. His language is entirely apposite;

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Shameless Plug – LA Times List

The LA Times mentioned The Library at Mount Char in their summer reading list of 29 Page Turners. I was especially tickled that Mount Char ended up next to the latest by Austin Grossman. I absolutely loved his last book, Soon I Will Be Invincible. Anyway, here’s the list.

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