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Thoughts on Re-Reading Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Last year I decided I wanted to re-read this behemoth of a book. I refer to this book as a behemoth because I have the combined paperback of all three books. 556 more words


Fractions from the hammock

A couple of weeks ago, I managed to finish Steve Toltz’s sweeping novel about the Dean family. At just over 700 pagesĀ  long, this blockbuster was as varied as the endless Australian landscape: sad, poignant, cynical and very funny. 170 more words