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The Man in the Iron Mask

By Alexandre Dumas
Translated by Jacqueline Rogers
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This book is badly named.

For starters, it is not about a man in an iron mask.   1,051 more words


The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas: Review

Minor spoilers in this post.

Wow, okay, so I’m pretty sure that, at just under 1500 pages, this is the longest book I have ever read. 763 more words


Five Books for a Fourteen-Hour Plane Flight

Somewhat foolishly, I booked a direct flight to India on a plane with no seatback televisions and, as far as I know, no chargers for my phone/Kindle app. 400 more words

Book Review: Alexandre Dumas' "Count of Monte Cristo" by Michael Martin of Ascentia

Over the next few months Nine Circles is very pleased to bring you a new series of book reviews written by musicians throughout the metal scene. 464 more words


Q: Name three books that have changed your life and why. 

A: Picking three is extremely difficult because I feel like every book I read changes my life. I’m just going to go with the first three that come to mind: 213 more words


The Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas

‘On what slender threads do life and fortune hang.’

Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantès is confined to the grim fortress of If. 73 more words


The Count of Monte Cristo

I’ve finished the book and out of many parts that stuck out to me, here is only one.

Edmond Dantes had laboriously dug a hole but to his despair it lead to a pathway that was patrolled by a guard. 166 more words