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The Last Don by Mario Puzo

A fervent love for ‘The Godfather‘ (as you’ll know if you read this review) led me to read  ‘The Last Don’. It was, to put it mildly, a disappointment. 287 more words

Book Review

Corleone Family Values: The Godfather Part II at 40

Francis Ford Coppola didn’t want to make a sequel to his 1972 Oscar-winning blockbuster, recommending Martin Scorsese, fresh off Mean Streets, for the job. He finally said yes when Robert Evans of Paramount Pictures agreed that… 1,016 more words

'The Godfather' by Mario Puzo

If ever there was a book that could make me break my rule of sticking to reviewing lesser known amazing books, it is ‘The Godfather’. 510 more words

Book Review

Quote Of The Day

Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger.


September Books...

I can’t believe we’re in to December of 2014. I’m due to finish my goal of reading 52 books this year in exactly 30 days. Though I’m just publishing September I have in fact read through October, but have been lazy to publish my thoughts and the holidays are offering a wonderful distraction to completing my goal. 1,950 more words

52 Book Challenge

Quotes from Omerta by Mario Puzo √

“…to domesticate animals, you don’t let them eat raw meat. You don’t let them get a taste of it or they want more. The more we kill, the easier it gets to kill.”

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"Judging Literary Marvels"

“Judging Literary Marvels”

Before I open you and gaze into your world,
Albeit of kings in shining armors or about a radical herald,
Let me give you this advice, 293 more words