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Lee Grinner Pace is an American actor. He is known for starring as Thranduil the Elvenking in The Hobbit trilogy and as Joe MacMillan in the AMC period drama television series Halt and Catch Fire.
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A Visit from the Goon Squad
Jennifer Egan - Mar 22, 2011 (first published in 2010)
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Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Visit from the Goon Squad is a startling, exhilarat...
Lee Pace
Nov 26, 2019
@Egangoonsquad @EW I loved this book. Great pick.      source
The Story of a New Name
Book 2
Elena Ferrante - Mar 17, 2020
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In 2012, Elena Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend introduced readers to the unforgettable Elena and Lila, whose lifelong friendship provides the backbone for the Neapolitan Novels. The Story of a New Name is the second book in this series. With these books, which the New Yorker's James Wood described as "large, captivating, amiably peopled ... a beauti...
Lee Pace
Sep 13, 2016
The Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrente are absolutely absorbing. I'm on the 4th book. #ImWithHer      source
The Story of the Lost Child
Neapolitan Novels, Book Four
Elena Ferrante - Sep 01, 2015 (first published in 2014)
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Here is the dazzling saga of two women, the brilliant, bookish Elena and the fiery, uncontainable Lila. Both are now adults; life’s great discoveries have been made, its vagaries and losses have been suffered. Through it all, the women’s friendship has remained the gravitational center of their lives. Both women once fought to escape the neighborho...
Lee Pace
Sep 13, 2016
The Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrente are absolutely absorbing. I'm on the 4th book. #ImWithHer      source
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Jia Tolentino
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
Neapolitan Novels, Book Three
Elena Ferrante - Sep 02, 2014 (first published in 2013)
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Set in the late 1960s and the 1970s, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay continues the story of the feisty and rebellious Lina and her lifelong friend, the brilliant and bookish Elena. Lina, after separating from her husband, is living with her young son in a new neighborhood of Naples and working at a local factory. Elena has left Naples, earned a ...
Lee Pace
Sep 13, 2016
The Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrente are absolutely absorbing. I'm on the 4th book. #ImWithHer      source
My Brilliant Friend
Neapolitan Novels, Book One
Elena Ferrante - Sep 25, 2012 (first published in 2011)
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A modern masterpiece from one of Italy’s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila. Ferrante’s inimitable style lends itself perfectly to a meticulous portrait of these two women that is also the story of a nation and a touching meditation on the nature of friendship...
Lee Pace
Sep 13, 2016
The Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrente are absolutely absorbing. I'm on the 4th book. #ImWithHer      source
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Emily Nussbaum
A Little Life
Hanya Yanagihara - Jan 26, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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A Little Life follows four college classmatesbroke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambitionas they move to New York in search of fame and fortune. While their relationships, which are tinged by addiction, success, and pride, deepen over the decades, the men are held together by their devotion to the brilliant, enigmatic Jude, a man...
Lee Pace
Nov 28, 2015
Happy Thanksgiving. Just read a couple excellent books. #BetweenTheWorldAndMe #ALittleLife Felt compelled to share.      source
Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates - Jul 14, 2015
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“This is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it.” In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta-Nehisi Coates offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation’s his...
Lee Pace
Nov 28, 2015
Happy Thanksgiving. Just read a couple excellent books. #BetweenTheWorldAndMe #ALittleLife Felt compelled to share.      source
Dune
Deluxe Edition
Dune Series
Frank Herbert - Oct 01, 2019 (first published in 1965)
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A deluxe hardcover edition of Frank Herbert's epic masterpiece--a triumph of the imagination and one of the bestselling science fiction novels of all time. This deluxe hardcover edition of Dune includes: - An iconic new cover- Stained edges and fully illustrated endpapers- A beautifully designed poster on the interior of the jacket- A redesigned wo...
Lee Pace
Apr 29, 2015
Hello. Sorry I havn't tweeted in a while. Been reading DUNE... Never want this book to end.      source