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My Brilliant Friend
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Start date
August 15, 2015
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September 1, 2015
Discussion
Reading List
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The Women's Room
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September 1, 2015
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Classics Corner
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+ Welcome
* Welcome to Constant Reader
By Sherry , Doyenne · 684 posts · 1068 views
last updated Jun 01, 2015 02:39PM
* Orientation
By Sherry , Doyenne · 308 posts · 4052 views
last updated Oct 20, 2013 06:38PM
A new reader, from London
By Andrew · 22 posts · 113 views
last updated Jan 09, 2015 02:12AM
Greetings from Malaysia
By Vinodh · 5 posts · 68 views
last updated Sep 24, 2013 06:49AM
Hello from Canada!
By Crys · 3 posts · 85 views
last updated Jul 17, 2013 05:38AM
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+ Constant Reader
Station Eleven, Have You Read It? Spoilers!
By Sherry , Doyenne · 15 posts · 38 views
last updated 10 hours, 26 min ago
Ta-Nehisi Coates: By the Book
By Tonya · 1 post · 16 views
last updated Aug 14, 2015 06:29PM
Outlander Series on Sale
By Sherry , Doyenne · 8 posts · 27 views
last updated Aug 06, 2015 05:32AM
War Dances, by Sherman Alexie
By Theresa · 3 posts · 17 views
last updated Jul 27, 2015 09:37PM
For Audible members
By John · 1 post · 20 views
last updated Jul 15, 2015 08:26PM
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+ Reading List
* The Schedule -- July through December 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 13 posts · 119 views
last updated May 15, 2015 04:40AM
* The Schedule for January 2015--June 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 30 posts · 243 views
last updated Dec 26, 2014 09:16AM
My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante -- Discussion (Spoilers)
By Sherry , Doyenne · 121 posts · 38 views
last updated 31 minutes ago
To Rise Again at a Decent Hour - Discussion - Spoilers
By Kat · 87 posts · 30 views
last updated Aug 07, 2015 03:34PM
Discussion of All the Light We Cannot See--Spoilers
By Jane · 61 posts · 37 views
last updated Jun 18, 2015 10:36PM
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+ Classics Corner
* The Schedule for January 2015--June 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 6 posts · 120 views
last updated Jul 05, 2015 10:40AM
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont -- Discussion/Spoilers
By Barbara · 51 posts · 41 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 02:27PM
The Iliad - the discussion
By Barbara · 169 posts · 86 views
last updated Jun 26, 2015 05:52AM
May Group Read: Wide Sargasso Sea
By Deborah · 37 posts · 57 views
last updated May 25, 2015 02:01PM
The Schedule -- July through December 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 3 posts · 53 views
last updated May 23, 2015 11:05AM
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+ Poetry
A Hand - Jane Hirshfield
By Ruth · 2 posts · 14 views
last updated Jul 31, 2015 06:58PM
A poem for the 4th
By Ruth · 6 posts · 22 views
last updated Jul 08, 2015 08:34PM
To This May by W. S. Merwin
By Ruth · 2 posts · 18 views
last updated Jun 04, 2015 12:02PM
Theories of Time and Space Natasha Trethewey
By Ruth · 5 posts · 17 views
last updated May 24, 2015 04:47AM
The Veil of May by W. S. Merwin
By Ruth · 7 posts · 83 views
last updated May 22, 2015 02:14AM
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+ Short Stories
* 2015 Short Story Schedule, Part 2
By Barbara · 11 posts · 23 views
last updated Jul 28, 2015 06:31PM
"The Country Husband" by John Cheever
By Barbara · 9 posts · 19 views
last updated Aug 23, 2015 03:36AM
"The Sack" by Namwali Serpell
By Barbara · 18 posts · 16 views
last updated Aug 07, 2015 06:41AM
"Children as Enemies" by Ha Jin
By Barbara · 19 posts · 25 views
last updated Jul 29, 2015 06:01AM
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+ Short Form
What I'm Reading AUGUST 2015
By Larry · 136 posts · 63 views
last updated 5 hours, 12 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading JULY 2015
By Larry · 154 posts · 68 views
last updated Jul 31, 2015 04:10PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading JUNE 2015
By Larry · 134 posts · 71 views
last updated Jul 01, 2015 03:09AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading MAY 2015
By Larry · 115 posts · 65 views
last updated Jun 01, 2015 07:25AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading APRIL 2015
By Larry · 147 posts · 81 views
last updated Apr 30, 2015 06:42PM
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+ Salon
22 Essential Women Writers to Read in Translation
By Ellen · 7 posts · 10 views
last updated 3 hours, 40 min ago
Synchronicity
By Sherry , Doyenne · 13 posts · 16 views
last updated 3 hours, 52 min ago
Unreadable books?
By Tom · 12 posts · 37 views
last updated Aug 21, 2015 05:53AM
Ursula LeGuin tells the NYT what sort of books she likes to read
By Theresa · 5 posts · 26 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 09:01AM
Where Do You Read?
By Sherry , Doyenne · 44 posts · 55 views
last updated Jul 28, 2015 08:39AM
Movies at Home - JULY - SEPTEMBER 2015
By Larry · 99 posts · 51 views
last updated 7 hours, 29 min ago
Movies at the Theatre - JULY - SEPTEMBER 2015
By Larry · 26 posts · 38 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 06:46PM
Have you ever been in love?
By Tonya · 9 posts · 29 views
last updated Aug 12, 2015 08:07PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Movies at the Theatre - APRIL - JUNE 2015
By Larry · 20 posts · 36 views
last updated Jul 13, 2015 08:53PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Movies at Home - APRIL - JUNE 2015
By Larry · 145 posts · 67 views
last updated Jun 30, 2015 02:03PM
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+ Words & Writing
* Pres Worthy Words
By Dottie · 142 posts · 448 views
last updated May 27, 2015 11:36AM
To Kill a (Name in) Mockingbird
By Newengland · 62 posts · 41 views
last updated Jul 22, 2015 06:02PM
Youtube Talk on Creativity and Fiction Writing
By Angelo · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Jul 10, 2015 08:24AM
Which is harder to write, mystery or suspense?
By deleted member · 3 posts · 22 views
last updated Jan 09, 2015 02:16AM
Justifications, generalizations, and rationalizations
By Tonya · 21 posts · 39 views
last updated Oct 31, 2014 09:27PM
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+ Future Conventions
The Next Convention Is.....
By Sherry , Doyenne · 35 posts · 72 views
last updated Aug 05, 2015 12:32PM
Convention 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 51 posts · 66 views
last updated Oct 04, 2014 12:48PM
Where to Next?
By Sherry , Doyenne · 39 posts · 112 views
last updated Oct 16, 2008 08:58AM
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+ Archives
* ConstantReader.com
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last updated Jan 10, 2012 12:51PM
* Old Book Discussions
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last updated Jul 03, 2013 02:38AM
Constant Reader -- "Eat, Pray, Love"
By Mary Ellen · 51 posts · 299 views
last updated Jun 08, 2013 11:46AM
Classics Corner - Proust September
By Dottie · 89 posts · 231 views
last updated May 26, 2013 01:12PM
Possession, by A.S. Byatt
By Michael · 23 posts · 117 views
last updated Nov 16, 2011 10:16PM
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Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont
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Wide Sargasso Sea
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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A Tale for the Time Being
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The Iliad
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