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An Assembly Such as This by Pamela Aidan
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Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
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Leigh Anne rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Mr. Darcy's Forbidden Love by Brenda J. Webb
Mr. Darcy's Forbidden Love
by Brenda J. Webb (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
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Mostly dreadful, but I read to the end. Thought it was taking forever to get there, however. There were parts that were fun and enjoyable, but also loads of crazy subplots, characters who are the opposite of their Austen selves, pistol-packing societ ...more
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Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
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Love Among the Chickens by P.G. Wodehouse
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Just finished this little novella only to discover that I have apparently read the original 1906 version instead of the reportedly funnier revised edition from 1921. I should read the revision but I'm not sure I want to start it tonight. If I wait to ...more
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House of Stairs by William Sleator
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The Partly Cloudy Patriot by Sarah Vowell
The Partly Cloudy Patriot
by Sarah Vowell
read in January, 2013
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I thought this book would be better than it was. It wasn't bad; I just think it could have been better. On the cover, the book is described as "droll, intelligent, and persuasive," and it is--just not droll, intelligent, and persuasive enough for my ...more
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1984 by George Orwell
by George Orwell
read in January, 1982
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I first read 1984 in 1982 and the world has been reminding me of it ever since. I think the book would have stayed with me to some extent regardless, but thematically, it just keeps coming up. This is one of the few books that I've insisted my childr ...more
Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
" This is an irritating problem because these services are not nearly scrupulous enough about the various editions and translations they are featuring-- ...more "
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“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
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“Some people have a way with words, and other people...oh, uh, not have way.”
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“If you go home with somebody, and they don't have books, don't fuck 'em!”
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“Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.”
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