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Books About Books: The Zhivago Affair by Finn and Couvée

We’ve all heard of Boris Pasternak’s classic Russian novel Doctor Zhivago. Some of you have even read it. Even among those who haven’t read it there’s probably a bunch of you who’ve at least seen the movie. 390 more words


Prayers for the Stolen by Jennifer Clement

As we pass the mid-year mark, I can honestly say holy cow, I’ve read some great fiction. Something tells me come December, when I post my traditional year-end lists, it’s going to be very hard for me to limit my list of favorite English language works of fiction to just ten books. 312 more words

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