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The Count of Monte Cristo: You Sly Bastard

The Count is into his revenge plot right now, and it feels like he’s just laying the seeds of destruction. I’m fairly certain he intends to have Madame de Villefort poison her husband, which is just awesome. 236 more words

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The Count of Monte Crisco

As I mentioned in my most recent post, this past week was a flurry of extended family and friends, daytrips to Philadelphia and DC, and a general east coast survey for Edward’s trip to the US. 297 more words

Quote of the Day

“Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss.” ~ Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo


Book Review: The Count Of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas


I just finished reading this particular book and I found it to be one of the best books I have ever read. 425 more words


No. 44 - The Count of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas Read 10/3/15

I started reading this book at the end of January 2014 and finished it over a year later. I can’t remember if I have mentioned it before on Bernie and Books but it is my reading challenge this year to read 15 books over 700 pages long. 574 more words


Guy Pearce Has Quietly Had a Spectacular Acting Career

I was pleasantly surprised when Guy Pearce showed up in Iron Man 3 because his character fit his career as an actor so oddly well. In that film he plays a nerdy genius named Aldrich Killian who realizes that his greatest strength is his anonymity. 910 more words