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Penguin's Birthday

Happy birthday to Penguin! On this day in 1935, Penguin Books was founded by Sir Allen Lane. At the Penguin archives in Bristol today, visitors can see a picture of the first 10 Penguins ever published, from Lane’s own collection. 194 more words


Liveforever by Andrés Caicedo, tr. by Frank Wynne

Andrés Caicedo, a Columbian novelist born in 1951, wrote Liveforever (his only novel) in the early 1970s. Liveforever was first published in Spanish in 1977, and on the day of publication, Caicedo received the first printed copy of the book. 1,126 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review : Tower Lord

Before we begin, I want to be clear about two things. 1. I have been anxiously awaiting this book since the second I finished Blood Song (about two years). 1,263 more words

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Book Review: Mumbai Confidential

I must confess that I have never reviewed any graphic novels before and was eagerly waiting for this book to arrive from the publishers. And I must confess again that I loved reading Mumbai Confidential. 288 more words


Devil May Care review

Devil May Care is a 2008 continuation of the James Bond franchise, written by Sebastian Faulks and published by Penguin Books. The story follows Bond’s investigation of Dr. 207 more words