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Hi there. It’s a time when many people eat too much, drink too much, and are miserable for lots of other reasons too. If this is you, I really am very sorry and hope things improve soon. 1,045 more words


Back in the winter of 2008, just before Christmas, I watched the BBC adaptation of Henning Mankell’s Wallander detective novels. Sufficiently impressed, I worked my way through the books (all ten of them!) plus a collection of short stories. 189 more words

Book Diary

What to binge watch over break

Whether you are a student relaxing after exams, a professor done with grading, or just someone with time off for the holidays, the end of the year can be a great time for binge watching television. 1,370 more words


November Wrap Up

November has been a low reading month due to exams, I only managed to read two complete books and half of another.

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Spa Gem in Sweden: Ystad Saltsjobad

It was Inspector Kurt Wallander, the fictional lead of the  eponymous “Nordic noir” PBS/Masterpiece series, that interested me in Ystad in the first place.   597 more words