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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
"It's always fun to read an Anne Tyler novel, with its predictable quirky characters in the familiar Baltimore setting. This is the story -- past and present -- of the Whitshank family, an aging couple and their four grown children, Three generatio..." Read more of this review »
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Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope
"It is with great regret that I assign my dear Trollope a mere four stars—really four-and-a-half stars. To me, the most shameful part of being slightly disappointed in Barchester Towers was just how much weight is given to the novel: not only in te..." Read more of this review »
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Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope
Barchester Towers
by Anthony Trollope
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I didn't like this as much as I did when I read it many years ago. It seemed like parts were missing. I wondered if the free kindle edition I was reading wasn't complete? I think this paled in comparison to the Paliser novels I recently read, which m ...more
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“The person doing the worrying experiences it as a form of love; the person being worried about experiences it as a form of control.”
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“On the opposite wall was a Damien Hirst spot painting, bought by Arabella after a decent bonus season. Roger's considered view of the painting, looking at it from aesthetic, art-historical, interior-design, and psychological points of view, was that it had cost forty-seven thousand pounds, plus VAT.”
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“He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars; General Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite and flatterer: For Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.”
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