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Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast
"The fact that the author is a cartoonist and the colorful clownish drawings give readers an early impression that this is a comic book - a funny diatribe about life with aging parents. But once you start reading this, you quickly realize that this..." Read more of this review »
Swami and Friends by R.K. Narayan
" Shouri wrote: ""When you stop being aware of the craftsmanship, you know you are in the presence of a master craftsman."

Very well put!"

Thank you, Shou
Lars Guthrie made a comment on their review of Criss Cross
Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins
" Elissa wrote: "Loved the review of this book. What I was thinking -- only written better than I could write."

Thank you so much, Elissa.
The Bachelor of Arts by R.K. Narayan
" Aishwarya wrote: "It should be "Malgudi" instead of "Malgugi"."

Thanks for the correction, Aishwarya.
The Girl Who Threw Butterflies by Mick Cochrane
" Chocolateaye wrote: "would you please tell me whats the literary element in this story and the page and where you found it i seem to not get it"

Hi Cho
The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan
" Paige Deurloo wrote: "No book is better then Percy Jackson in my opinion but that's cuz they r the only ones ill read now unless I have to read others ...more"
This Is Not the End of the Book by Umberto Eco
""The book is like the spoon: once invented, it cannot be bettered". (Eco)

Contrary to the title, this is not a book in the conventional sense but a conversation on books between polymath and screenwriter that was "curated" by a third party.
Eco and..." Read more of this review »
This Is Not the End of the Book by Umberto Eco
U.E. …do you know why the Presocratics only wrote fragments? (…) Because they lived in ruins.

I honestly thought (obviously misled by the authors’ names), that This Is Not the End of the Book would refer to types and meanings of different endings...." Read more of this review »
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Jules Renard
“It`s not how old you are, it`s how you are old.”
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“Ancora imparo.”
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W.H. Auden
“A real book is not one that we read, but one that reads us. ”
W.H. Auden
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William Styron
“A good book should leave you....slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading it.”
William Styron

“When we stop playing, we start dying.”
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