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Peter made a comment on his review of One Green Bottle
One Green Bottle by Elizabeth Coxhead
" I've read a couple more of hers since and, whilst not as good as one green bottle, the figure in the mist was enjoyable and has inspired me to want to ...more "
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Peter and 53 other people liked Lynda's review of 84 Charing Cross Road:
84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
"I lived in London from 2004 to 2008 and still have a house there. I continue to travel to London regularly from Dubai. I call these trips my "sanity check"; they transport me from my 'dream' world back to the 'real' world.

One of my favourite haun..." Read more of this review »
84 Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
" Lovely review. A special thanks for including the link to the Angela Garry letters. I'm such a sook, they made me tear up! "
Peter rated a book 4 of 5 stars
A Thousand Skies by Tasman Beattie
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Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
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Peter made a comment on his review of The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
" heh I was afraid to look when I saw someone had commented. I read it three times cause I thought I must be missing something, but I still haven't foun ...more "
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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There are several great things about F Scott Fitzgerald.

He was born on the 24th of September.

He was named after Francis Scott Key.

He was a "friend" of Ernest Hemingway.

He lived for a while with Edward Everett Horton.

Apart from that….
Peter and 246 other people liked Pollopicu's review of The Great Gatsby:
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
"This is my least-favorite classic of all time. Probably even my least favorite book, ever.
I didn't have the faintest iota of interest in neither era nor lifestyle of the people in this novela. So why did I read it to begin with? well, because I w..." Read more of this review »
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Jim Bishop
“Nothing is as far away as one minute ago”
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Jean-Paul Sartre
“I'm going to smile, and my smile will sink down into your pupils, and heaven knows what it will become.”
Jean-Paul Sartre, No Exit

“i was becoming a sack of vomit and fecal matter. i suppose, on reflection, that that is what i had always been, but nature had not formerly imposed this aspect of the human condition quite so vividly upon me.”
Harry F. Saint

“i didn't see anyone!" she said. "who were you shooting at? what happened?"
there was a long silence. the men looked at each other. then clellan spoke, a little tentatively.
"he's very fast.”
Harry F. Saint

Mary Roach
“In my experience, the most staunchly held views are based on ignorance or accepted dogma, not carefully considered accumulations of facts. The more you expose the intricacies and realtities of the situation, the less clear-cut things become.”
Mary Roach, Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife

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