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Migration and Mythmaking in Anglo-Saxon England by Nicholas Howe
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Howe argues that an origin myth existed in Anglo-Saxon England pertaining to the ancestral migration of the continental Angles, Saxons, and Jutes and that this myth served as a cohesive agent in the decidedly fractious English people. As a literary c ...more
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The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence
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Margarete Laurence is the Canadian Harper Lee, except she has more of an edge and was decidedly more prolific. I read A Bird in the House a year or two ago and thoroughly enjoyed it. This one is pretty good too. Laurence does an outstanding job of de ...more
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What Are People For? by Wendell Berry
What Are People For?
by Wendell Berry
read in August, 2008
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What's not to love about Wendell? The man can write an essay. These topics may not be for everyone, and certainly Berry is writing from a place that no doubt seems alien to most postmodern people (i.e., agrarian, traditional, Luddite), but it is prec ...more
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Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson
Out Stealing Horses
by Per Petterson
read in October, 2008
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This is a beautifully written meditation on coming of age and aging in Norway. The story is compelling, interesting, and realistic, flashing back and forth between the main character Trond's old age and memories of his adolescence sparked by a chance ...more
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A Place to Believe in by Clare A. Lees
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Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
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I've always wondered if Agatha Christie were any good. Sure, she's written a billion mysteries and sold even more, but was she a skilled writer or just some popular thriller. I was pleasantly surprised to find that she is a more than capable writer w ...more
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Shroud for a Nightingale by P.D. James
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Kristin Lavransdatter by Sigrid Undset
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Moby-Dick by Herman Melville
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