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Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee
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An Equal Music by Vikram Seth
An Equal Music
by Vikram Seth
read in June, 2008
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This book is wonderfully written, perfectly capturing the ebb of flow of everyday conversation and going deeply into the world of classical musicians. But it is let down, at it's very heart, by a weak story about an unremarkable man falling in love w...more
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A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth
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I have an in-built horror of books that stray on longer than 300 pages. Anything longer and I always find the story sagging somewhere towards the middle and losing me by the end. Except with A Suitable Boy. It's over 1000 (tightly written) pages and...more
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Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome
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This book is a proper and genuine delight. 120 years ago Jerome K Jerome and his two equally ineffectual friends when on a boating holiday along the Thames. Everything goes wrong in a beautifully hilarious manner. I reread this again and again, when...more
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