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30 Day Book Challenge | Day 17


Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it.

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The Shadow of the Wind, by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, and Christmas

Hello my dear readers!

It’s that time of year again. Christmas is a week away. Aaaaand I still have presents to get *awkward grins*.  Not that many though I’m on top of it this year surprisingly enough, given that all my time has been chewed up working on Pirates of Time and helping with Christmas lights. 492 more words

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Book Review: "The Shadow of the Wind" by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Original Title: La sombra del viento

Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Published: August 29th 2005, Suhrkamp, Paperback

Genre: Fiction, Mystery

Page Count: 565


This novel had several different plot lines going on, but all of them led to the main one. 469 more words

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Being a bibliophile by nature, I fall in love with most books I read, for some reason or other. There’s always at least something in the pages of a novel that I unintentionally seek out and come to love through the duration of the read. 2,131 more words