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Adam Bede by George Eliot
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Jan 11, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: 18th-century, 2011, best-read-2011, classics, england, great-ending, historical, how-romantic, love-the-setting, made-me-cry
Read from January 03 to 11, 2011

I read Mill on the Floss while pregnant with Teddy and Middlemarch while pregnant with Phoebe. This time, I wasn't pregnant with anybody. I was unprepared for how much I would LOVE Adam Bede. So prosaic, so insightful. And a page-turner, too! I'm ready for more not-pregnant-with-anybody George Eliot.
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Barbara Good luck. Had to read Mill on the Floss for college and didn't really get into it. Read it last minute as usual. Loved Silas Marner, which I really, really recommend. Liked some of Mill, but probably I should re-read it.


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