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The Luminaries
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December 15, 2014
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February 1, 2015
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Reading List
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Classics Corner
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February 1, 2015


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+ Welcome
* Welcome to Constant Reader
By Sherry , Doyenne · 634 posts · 981 views
last updated Oct 31, 2014 05:20AM
* Orientation
By Sherry , Doyenne · 309 posts · 4006 views
last updated Oct 20, 2013 06:38PM
A new reader, from London
By Andrew · 19 posts · 94 views
last updated Apr 25, 2014 11:07PM
Greetings from Malaysia
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last updated Sep 24, 2013 06:49AM
Hello from Canada!
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last updated Jul 17, 2013 05:38AM
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+ Constant Reader
Nora Webster and Colm Tóibín
By Barbara · 10 posts · 28 views
last updated Dec 18, 2014 10:16AM
My "Read My Own Books" Challenge
By Sherry , Doyenne · 319 posts · 271 views
last updated Dec 16, 2014 10:32PM
Growing in Faith by David Yount
By Matthew · 20 posts · 40 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 07:26PM
NPR Book Club
By Mary Anne · 6 posts · 53 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 10:03AM
P.D. James - RIP
By Mary Anne · 10 posts · 36 views
last updated Dec 07, 2014 09:09PM
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+ Reading List
* The Schedule for January 2015--June 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 29 posts · 108 views
last updated Dec 17, 2014 04:06PM
The Luminaries , by Eleanor Catton
By Carol · 34 posts · 43 views
last updated 17 hours, 48 min ago
The Schedule for July 2014 - December 2014
By Sherry , Doyenne · 18 posts · 232 views
last updated Dec 17, 2014 03:10PM
Shadow of the Wind, Carlos Ruiz Zafon
By Lyn · 42 posts · 54 views
last updated Nov 24, 2014 04:15PM
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
By Ann · 57 posts · 41 views
last updated Nov 23, 2014 07:27AM
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+ Classics Corner
* The Schedule for January 2015--June 2015
By Sherry , Doyenne · 3 posts · 51 views
last updated Nov 19, 2014 06:55PM
* The Schedule for July 2014 - December 2014
By Sherry , Doyenne · 2 posts · 102 views
last updated Jun 24, 2014 11:22AM
The Quiet American - December Classics
By Cathy · 35 posts · 39 views
last updated Dec 09, 2014 11:36PM
Classics Winners!!!!
By Sara · 28 posts · 47 views
last updated Nov 24, 2014 06:59PM
Classics Voting Will Close on Saturday
By Sara · 11 posts · 37 views
last updated Nov 17, 2014 09:36PM
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+ Poetry
Gabriel by Edward Hirsch
By Gwendolyn · 1 post · 14 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 06:49AM
David Shumate
By Kenny · 3 posts · 15 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 10:07AM
No Longer Dressed in Black
By Kenny · 21 posts · 100 views
last updated Dec 10, 2014 03:34PM
Mark Strand obit / remembrance
By Tom · 12 posts · 23 views
last updated Dec 08, 2014 11:37AM
Memory
By Ruth · 11 posts · 26 views
last updated Nov 27, 2014 12:47PM
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+ Short Stories
* 2014 Short Story Schedule, Part 2
By Barbara · 15 posts · 63 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 12:09PM
"In Italy" by Mavis Gallant
By Barbara · 3 posts · 11 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 01:52AM
"Fleur" by Louise Erdrich
By Barbara · 20 posts · 22 views
last updated Dec 08, 2014 11:51AM
"The Gorilla's Apprentice" by Billy Kahora
By Barbara · 6 posts · 11 views
last updated Dec 04, 2014 07:47AM
Recommend Your Favorite Short Story for Celebrate Short Fiction Day
By Deborah · 10 posts · 20 views
last updated Nov 18, 2014 11:58AM
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+ Short Form
What I'm Reading DECEMBER 2014
By Larry · 111 posts · 69 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 03:30PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading NOVEMBER 2014
By Larry · 127 posts · 83 views
last updated Dec 01, 2014 06:01AM
What I'm Reading OCTOBER 2014
By Larry · 135 posts · 93 views
last updated Oct 30, 2014 04:39PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading SEPTEMBER 2014
By Larry · 196 posts · 96 views
last updated Oct 01, 2014 04:55AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. What I'm Reading AUGUST 2014
By Larry · 154 posts · 88 views
last updated Sep 01, 2014 06:39AM
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+ Salon
CR Mini-Meeting
By Sherry , Doyenne · 11 posts · 26 views
last updated 12 hours, 20 min ago
What?
By Sherry , Doyenne · 27 posts · 45 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 06:11PM
Holiday Stress?
By Lynn · 32 posts · 38 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 05:21PM
Read Tuesday - 9th December
By deleted member · 8 posts · 26 views
last updated Dec 12, 2014 02:02PM
Nice to be back
By Gwendolyn · 4 posts · 35 views
last updated Nov 09, 2014 07:59AM
Movies at Home - OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2014
By Larry · 113 posts · 71 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 11:12AM
Movies at the Theatre - OCTOBER - DECEMBER 2014
By Larry · 38 posts · 55 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 10:22AM
Merlin (series)
By Charles · 13 posts · 43 views
last updated Nov 01, 2014 02:34PM
Movies at Home - JULY - SEPTEMBER 2014
By Larry · 200 posts · 78 views
last updated Oct 01, 2014 05:14PM
Movies at the Theatre - JULY - SEPTEMBER 2014
By Larry · 49 posts · 56 views
last updated Sep 21, 2014 03:51PM
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+ Words & Writing
* Pres Worthy Words
By Dottie · 138 posts · 435 views
last updated Jan 31, 2014 11:26AM
Justifications, generalizations, and rationalizations
By Tonya · 21 posts · 30 views
last updated Oct 31, 2014 09:27PM
What Does This Mean?
By Sherry , Doyenne · 9 posts · 39 views
last updated Oct 28, 2014 11:08AM
writing groups
By Salma · 70 posts · 290 views
last updated Dec 09, 2013 07:53AM
Group Writing
By Anulekha · 4 posts · 31 views
last updated Nov 29, 2013 11:11PM
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* ConstantReader.com
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* Old Book Discussions
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last updated Jul 03, 2013 02:38AM
Constant Reader -- "Eat, Pray, Love"
By Mary Ellen · 51 posts · 297 views
last updated Jun 08, 2013 11:46AM
Classics Corner - Proust September
By Dottie · 89 posts · 227 views
last updated May 26, 2013 01:12PM
Possession, by A.S. Byatt
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The Quiet American
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Americanah
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My Ántonia
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The Interestings
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Cry, the Beloved Country
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