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Echo of the High Kings Third Sample

Here’s the third sample of Echo of the High Kings.  In this section, we see the consequences of Lord Hector’s discussion with his son.  Echo of the High Kings is an epic fantasy that comes out 1 August 2014.   3,069 more words

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She's Come Undone, by Wally Lamb: a review

Note to FTC: In exchange for reviewing this book I received the pleasure of reading the book, nothing more.

One of the best books I’ve ever read, … 846 more words

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Knausgård: Knowledge versus Meaning

Meaning requires content, content requires time, time requires resistance. Knowledge is distance, knowledge is stasis and the enemy of meaning. My picture of my father on that evening in 1976 is, in other words, twofold: on the one hand I see him as I saw him at that time, through the eyes of an eight-year-old: unpredictable and frightening; on the other hand, I see him as a peer through whose life time is blowing and unremittingly sweeping large chunks of meaning along with it.

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Van has finished reading...One Day by David Nicholls

I confess I’m at a bit of a loss. I think it’s fair to say this book isn’t going to change the world, although it seems to provoke something of a polar response from people. 241 more words

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Từ vựng chủ đề UNIVERSITY

Hôm nay chúng ta cùng học các từ vựng chủ đề “University” các bạn nhé 
Dưới đây gồm các từ vựng về Dạng bài viết trong Đại học, các từ vựng về học và giảng dạy và một vài Động từ hữu dụng khác được sử dụng trong văn nói… 53 more words

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The Returned — Review

Jason Mott’s The Returned was a huge (and I mean huge) buzz book at BEA13. I was intrigued enough to pick it up, but there were books that were higher up on my list (books that I still haven’t read. 256 more words

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