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Banned Books Week!

Hello everyone! I know it’s been a while since my last post, but I’m back! Today I actually have something that I want to talk about, something that I’ve recently learned about and just can’t understand: banning books. 967 more words

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff

Title: 84, Charing Cross Road
Author: Helene Hanff
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 978-0140143508
Genre: Non-Fiction
Pages: 112
Source: Personal
Rating: 5/5

For the longest time now, I had been wanting to read “84, Charing Cross Road” by Helene Hanff. 286 more words


Of Mice and Men

“Of Mice and Men” by John Steinbeck
(First publication: 1937 / This edition: Penguin Books, Steinbeck Centennial Edition 2002)
Taken during a coffee break this past weekend—”Rocket Fuel” cold-brew coffee.
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A Group of Girls With Dragon Tattoos Invaded Toronto This Morning

This morning, Penguin Books’ Canada imprint tweeted out this message to 25,000 excited followers:

We spy a group of girls with dragon tattoos in downtown Toronto.

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Full circle of life...

Mistress of Honour by Bhaavna Arora
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Their first meeting was not in a romantic environment-warm, cozy, bright. Rather it was the time when all hell broke loose-fire leaping at the eyes of her eyes-she is going through torment that no individual ever desires to undergo-and he, has been hit by a bullet. 940 more words


Tropic of Cancer

“Tropic of Cancer” by Henry Miller
(First publication: 1934 / This edition: Penguin Modern Classics 2015)
Taken on a lazy afternoon in bed. The little purple paper thing on the side is an “aromatic bookmark” from Karmakamet and it smells like cranberries.
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Penguin Books

PRESS RELEASE: Ultimate One-Pot Dishes Book Release

Eighty amazing easy one-pot recipes from around the world from jambalaya to bouillabaisse, from curries to tagines, to boeuf bourguignon and beyond!

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