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The Earth Changes
4.62
Anne Fallas has some big ideas here for now and for our future. A transformational novel told simply, through the changing lives of a group of people ...more
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Apr 29, 2012
 
The Best Loved Poems
4.06
Brilliant, witty, musical, memorable, accessible, sexy, - above all human... what more do you want?
Nov 15, 2014
Jan 26, 2014
 
Three Men on the Bummel
3.82
A very enjoyable light read.
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Mar 18, 2012
 
Married Love
3.39
maybe its a bit late to start reading this - almost one hundred years after publication and at age 52... but I came across it on a free book app for i ...more
May 15, 2012
May 13, 2012
 
Under Milk Wood: A Play for Voices (Everyman paperbacks)
4.15
No question on the content. Dylan Thomas so evocative of the small welsh fishing town and very amusing with it. This isn't exactly the most aesthetica ...more
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Mar 17, 2012
 
Underworld
3.91
One of the most astounding books I've ever read. I would say a masterpiece of modern literature. DeLilo's prose is dazzlingly beautiful and can bring ...more
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Mar 17, 2012
 
Bangkok Days
3.25
recommended - very colourful, amusing, horrifying and strangely beautiful.
Although Osbornes's experiences won't be everybody's, this book will give y
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Mar 07, 2015
Mar 02, 2015
 
Klingsor's Last Summer
3.55
For me this is the best of Hesse's shorter fiction - a book I continue to return to. A kaleidoscope of colour, sensuality, spirituality and humanity. ...more
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Aug 21, 2012
 
The Man Who Planted Trees
4.25
I recently pruned my bookshelves heavily due to relocation. This beautiful little book with exquisite illustrations by Harry Brockway remains as a gol ...more
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Mar 16, 2012
 
The Complete Prose
4.08
...like an exquisite box of expensive chocolates, I would say eat one at a time and very slowly... because you will not want to get down to the last o ...more
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Mar 31, 2012
 
Treasury of Nursery Rhymes
4.67
Five stars for nostalgia value. I'm sur I know all these off by heart and the beautiful illustrations are burnt into my creative memory
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Mar 17, 2012
 
365 Tao: Daily Meditations
4.24
A very nicely done collection of Taoist readings. I've been dipping into this for several years now and can highly recommend it.
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Mar 17, 2012
 
Iron John: A Book About Men
3.83
Highly recommended read for men and women interested in our cultural and social imprinting and looking for ways to remove it.
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Mar 17, 2012
 
The Magus
4.04
Labyrinthine plot with surprises lurking in the depths. Highly recommended if you enjoy being made to think.
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Mar 18, 2012
 
Kristin Lavransdatter (Kristin Lavransdatter, #1-3)
4.26
Unquestionable five star material. Sigrid undset picked me up and carried me through this vast novel.
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Mar 18, 2012
 
Pictor's Metamorphoses, and Other Fantasies
3.78
Fabulous in the true sense of the word. A book I return to again and again for refreshment.
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Mar 16, 2012
 
Golf is Not a Game of Perfect
4.17
great read for a new golfer - encouraging and right on target for my reason for starting to learn.
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Sep 01, 2013
 
Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs
4.38
A feast of a book for any Leonard Cohen fan. Nice medium format and plenty to go at.
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Mar 17, 2012
 
Poems
3.79
A long term companion.
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Mar 16, 2012
 
Kiss Me, Deadly
3.70
Having been a long time fan of the film and never having read any Spillane before, I was curious... and although I enjoyed the book and will probably ...more
May 2012
Mar 18, 2012
 
Time Within Time: The Diaries 1970-1986
4.29
Maybe a little trainspotterish for the average reader. But anyone who knows and loves Tarkovsky's work wont be the average reader and certainly won't ...more
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Mar 17, 2012
 
August Strindberg Plays; The Father, Countess Julie, the Outlaw, the Stronger
3.70


I read one reviewer who said Strindberg turns you inside out. Very true. Both Countess Julie and The Father are wonderfully drawn pictures of some of
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Aug 21, 2012
 
The Poisoned Embrace: A Brief History of Sexual Pessimism
3.93
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Mar 07, 2015
 
Zen in the Art of Archery
4.02
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Sep 01, 2013
 
Mountains of the Mind: A History of a Fascination
4.04
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Sep 2013
Nov 29, 2012
 
The Magic Mountain
4.13
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Aug 21, 2012
 
Henry and June: From "A Journal of Love"--The Unexpurgated Diary of Anaïs Nin (1931-1932)
3.96
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Mar 16, 2012
 
Zen Golf: Mastering the Mental Game
4.01
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Nov 15, 2014
Sep 01, 2013
 
The Rosy Crucifixion: Sexus, Plexus, Nexus
4.30
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Mar 07, 2015
Mar 16, 2012
 
The Poetics of Space
4.17
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Nov 15, 2014
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