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Jennifer Egan, Il tempo è un bastardo

Finito ieri. In italiano sarebbe Il tempo è un bastardo. Bello ma bello bello bello.
Leggetelo. C’è anche un tema musicale che penso verrebbe molto apprezzato dai rockenrolli qua dentro. 16 more words


WWW Wednesdays 7/16/14

WWW Wednesdays is a meme created by Should Be Reading. It focuses on answering the following three sentences.

What are you currently reading? 

   As usual I’m juggling a few books at a time, but my focus is currently completely on the Kate Daniels books by Ilona Andrews. 180 more words


A Visit from the Goon Squad

Author: Jennifer Egan

Type: Fiction, novel, short stories

Published: 2010

I read it: December 2011

A Visit from the Goon Squad… 178 more words

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

Finished this last night. It is wonderful. I’d been hearing about it for quite a while (you know when you hear about books. Other books I hear about, and have yet to read are Claire Messud… 775 more words


"After she said my name, I caught a curl to her lips, like she was hiding a smile."

The above quote is from Jennifer Egan’s A Visit from the Good Squad.  This book is a national bestseller and has even won a Pulitzer.  407 more words

Book Review

June Reads

June Reads!

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer Smith REVIEW

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan REVIEW

And the Mountains Echoed… 201 more words


My Review of "A Visit from the Goon Squad"

What sort of a story do you expect from a book called “A Visit from the Goon Squad?” Although the cover shows technicolor musicians writhing and dancing, I couldn’t help but imagine a mind-boggling, 1984-esque dystopia. 783 more words