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Our Mutual Friend (New Oxford Illustrated Dickens)
This is the second Dickens book I've read after A Tale of Two Cities, and I was familiar with the story from watching the BBC miniseries. Maybe it was...more
Mar 23, 2008
Mar 16, 2008
Peter Simple (Heart of Oak Sea Classics Series)
Young Peter Simple has been told he lives up to his surname, and when he joins Nelson's Navy (as it is the "custom to sacrifice the greatest fool of t...more
Dec 2007
Mar 18, 2008
A Tale of Two Cities
Okay, so I probably wouldn't have enjoyed this book nearly as much if I hadn't had the wonderful opportunity to perform in a theatre production of it....more
May 2007
Mar 18, 2008
Mr. Midshipman Easy (Heart of Oak Sea Classics Series)
Very different from any of the naval fiction I've read previously, and I can see why it's regarded as "Marryat's best work." Jack Easy is a unique her...more
Sep 09, 2008
Jul 31, 2008
Two Years Before the Mast
This just got too boring.
Apr 24, 2011
Sep 10, 2008
Treasure Island
Jun 2006
Mar 16, 2008
Little Women (Little Women, #1)
not set
Mar 24, 2008
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