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Book Review: More Baths, Less Talking by Nick Hornby

Title: More Baths, Less Talking: Notes from the Reading Life of a Celebrated Author Locked in Battle with Football, Family, and Time Itself Author: Nick Hornby Genre: Non-fiction, essays Publisher: Believer Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The End of the Affair by Graham Greene; Anne’s House of Dreams by L.M. Montgomery; and Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen

Title: The End of the Affair Author: Graham Greene Genre: Literary fiction Publisher: Penguin Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library First line: A story has no beginning or end: arbitrarily one chooses that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Talking About Detective Fiction by P.D. James

Title: Talking About Detective Fiction Author: P.D. James Genre: Non-fiction, essays Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library I love P.D. James’ fiction, both her Adam Dalgliesh mystery series and … Continue reading

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