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Reading&Watching: American Sniper

Reading books in conjunction with their Hollywood counterpart is a favorite pastime of mine; I call it Reading&Watching. I mean, we grew up on Harry Potter… 869 more words

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Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

For many, your twenties is a time where you begin thinking about settling down, getting married and popping out some babies.  As I tread my way through these early adult years, I’ve already noticed an increase in the conversations surrounding child rearing and its strategies.  659 more words

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On the Bookshelf XXXI

Othello by Shakespeare
Whenever I read Shakespeare, I kick myself for not doing it more often. So I’m trying to read at least one of his plays every month of 2015. 177 more words

Reading

3. What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

The 3rd in my 52 Books Challenge is Liane Moriarty’s What Alice Forgot. I bought it off Amazon just before Christmas, having read and loved her novel, … 952 more words

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World Order - Henry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger is almost unique in contemporary politics in combining deep intellect with a remarkable record of practical statesmanship. His latest book is as magisterial as all his others, if a good deal shorter – less than half the length of his classic, Diplomacy. 944 more words

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Life-changing Books

It’s wonderful to finally have time to sit down and write. A while ago I saved a whole lot of draft titles – ideas, topics to come back to. 263 more words

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Soph's Library: The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

The Other Typist had been on my To Read List since the start of the year, and once I bought it I found the months slipped by without it getting picked up, its glamorous cover taunting me from the shelves. 873 more words

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