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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

Title: The Moonstone Author: Wilkie Collins Genre: Classics, historical fiction, mystery Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 494 First line: I address these lines – … Continue reading

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Favorite historical fiction and/or classics of 2013

These are books that I read in 2013, but they were not necessarily published in 2013. (Which will be obvious for some of these titles.) The quote are from my reviews, which are linked to the titles. The Aviator’s Wife … Continue reading

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: 1984 by George Orwell

Title: 1984 Author: George Orwell Genre: Dystopian fiction Publisher: Plume Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy borrowed from a friend Number of pages: 323 First line: It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks … Continue reading

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