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My Fantasy Book Group

Eric over at Lonesome Reader recently posted his fantasy book group – “people who aren’t authors themselves but individuals in the media who are known to have a serious intellectual side to them.”  Several of Eric’s choice have written books, but aren’t necessarily best known for that – so there’s flexibility there.   581 more words

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Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

We are nothing more than dust-jackets for books, of no significance otherwise.

Why, why, WHY have I not read Ray Bradbury’s most famous novel, Fahrenheit 451…

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How to get filthy rich in rising Asia, by Mohsin Hamid

It has been a long time without writing a post, but September is here, and with it my new intention to write again some reviews of the books I have read. 291 more words

September read

For September we read the sequel to the August read – Laurie Lee’s A Moment of War. Since it is a short book we thought we’d try something new – add another book on the same subject, in this case George Orwell’s… 159 more words

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Back to the Grind

This summer, my two older kids went to sleepaway camp for a few very long weeks. I missed them, of course, but despite several big projects swirling around at home, I was able to devour some of the titles that had been piling up for months on my desk. 194 more words

October 2014 Book Group

Thursday, October 9 2014

The City & the City by China Miéville

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Hungry for a fun gathering?

Next Wednesday, September 17 at 6:30, at least 15 cooks with 15 different dishes (so far) will be sharing their homemade masterpiece in the Winsor Room. 139 more words