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Complete Review ~ gives an opinion on “Atonement”

The complete review‘s Review:        The first half of Atonement — the long first part of the book — is set in 1935, at the Tallis home in the English countryside. It begins with Briony Tallis, a bright but still very … Continue reading

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The Kite Runner ~ March Book Club Choice ~ Synopsis

Synopsis  |  THE KITE RUNNEROver two years on the New York Times bestseller list, and published in 42 different languages. Taking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, The Kite Runner is the unforgettable, … Continue reading

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“The Zahir” Observer Sums it up really ~ Not a good book!!

Now there’s a thought Adam Mars-Jones finds Paulo Coelho hurtling towards stupidity as he reaches for wisdom in The Zahir Sunday June 19, 2005 The Observer Buy The Zahir at the Guardian bookshop   The Zahir by Paulo Coelho HarperCollins … Continue reading

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Will Self ~ Controversy in the Limousin.

Will the Book club read/not read Will Self’s book ~ “The Great Apes” ? For anyone wanting to discover more about Will Self [Author of Great Apes] please click on the following link: http://www.will-self.com/

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