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Bleak House by Charles Dickens
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Sep 19, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: barnes-and-noble-classics, bbc-big-read, bloom-western-canon, boxall-1001, 19th-english-lit, favorites
Read from August 31 to September 19, 2011

Audio books rock, fyi.
I thoroughly enjoyed this novel. Being that it's by Dickens and I enjoyed it, that's just this side of a miracle. Typically, I can't stand the man. But, I understand why this is referred to as his masterpiece. There is so much to it. It's beautifully done, a work of art. As it was my driving companion for the past few weeks, the more interested I became, the more I looked forward to heavy traffic. I didn't want to stop listening! It's not a light read, but it's well worth the time and effort.

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58.0% "I'm going with audiobook, because I typically loathe Dickens, yet want to know the stories, and I simply have very little time to read these days. Great choice, as I LOVE this book, much to my amazement. I actually look forward to traffic jams now..."
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