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2017 Book Haul #2

I know what you’re thinking, am I really hauling another lot of books so soon after my first book haul of the year? Yes, in short. 2,238 more words


Maigret and the Burglar’s Wife, by Georges Simenon- Drink and Think

In this 1953 outing, Chief Inspector Maigret is approached by the wife of a local safebreaker who has vanished after stumbling across a dead woman during a job at the home of a dentist, Guillaume Serre. 113 more words


'Russian Magic Tales: From Pushkin to Platonov', edited by Robert Chandler ****

Russian Magic Tales from Pushkin to Platonov, which presents ‘a unique collection of Russian folktales from the last 200 years’, is edited by Robert Chandler. Chandler informs us that in Russia, ‘where the oral tradition remained much stronger for a longer period, these magic tales retained their cultural importance’. 688 more words

Books Review #3: The Classics and Penguin Classics

  1. Lucretius. Stallings, A. E., trans. 2015 (hardcover reprint). The Nature of Things. New York: Penguin Classics.
  2. Sayers, Dorothy L. 1957 (paperback). The Song of Roland…
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Book Review- Passing

Passing by Nella Larsen
Published 1929
Genres: Fiction, Historical Fiction, African American, Literature
Pages: 122

Irene Redfield, the novel’s protagonist, is a woman with an enviable life.

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How Much Land Does A Man Need? - Leo Tolstoy

Buku mungil ini adalah satu dari 80 (iya, DELAPAN PULUH!) buku yang diterbitkan di bawah label Penguin Little Black Classics. Ada 2 cerpen karya Tolstoy di dalamnya: … 228 more words

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