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In the Land of Invented Languages: Esperanto Rock Stars, Klingon Poets, Loglan Lovers, and the Mad Dreamers Who Tried to Build a Perfect Language
This book is a joy. Okrent offers 26 chapters of insights into some of the world's hundreds of invented languages. She is selective, of course, and or ...more
Nov 06, 2011
Jan 25, 2011
The Time Traveler's Wife
Henry and Clare De Tamble are, by all appearances, a regular Chicago couple. Yet, all is not as it seems. Henry suffers from Chrono-Displacement Disor ...more
Oct 2011
Jan 25, 2011
The Gentle Art Of Domesticity
Brocket's book effectively makes the case that domesticity is much more than cooking and crafts. Her sensible use of literary framing and appreciation ...more
Dec 2011
Jan 25, 2011
The Great Hunt (Wheel of Time, #2)
Second book in the Wheel of Time series(after Eye of the World). All of the tenants of excellent fantasy are here. Jordan is a great writer who builds ...more
Dec 19, 2011
Jan 28, 2011
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