Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Jason.


The Naked and the...
Rate this book
Clear rating

Uncle Tom's Cabin
Rate this book
Clear rating

In Search of Lost...
Rate this book
Clear rating

Jason Jason said: " Initially published in French between 1913 and 1927, Marcel Proust’s seven-part work In Search of Lost Time (also called Remembrance of Things Past) has undergone a befuddling series of translations. The “Moncrieff–Kilmartin–Enright” version, made av ...more "

"Finished Within a Budding Grove." Mar 29, 2014 08:51AM

There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow creatures, and feeling
“There is no happiness like that of being loved by your fellow creatures, and feeling that your presence is an addition to their comfort.”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

John Irving
“Never confuse faith, or belief—of any kind—with something even remotely intellectual.”
John Irving, A Prayer for Owen Meany

Daphne du Maurier
“If only there could be an invention that bottled up a memory, like scent. And it never faded, and it never got stale. And then, when one wanted it, the bottle could be uncorked, and it would be like living the moment all over again.”
Daphne du Maurier, Rebecca

Marcel Proust
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
Marcel Proust

Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).”
Mark Twain

68108 Read Between the Wines — 150 members — last activity Mar 19, 2020 07:06PM
A wine club for book lovers, or a book club for wine lovers? We can never remember which.
75271 Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace — 184 members — last activity Dec 22, 2019 08:18PM
This group read of DFW's Infinite Jest starts January 01, 2013 and finishes April 30, 2013. Please see this thread for the current reading schedule. ...more
120761 Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes — 33 members — last activity Aug 02, 2015 05:33PM
This group read of Cervantes's El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha—herein referred to in the English as simply Don Quixote —starts Januar ...more
74458 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov — 213 members — last activity Nov 29, 2016 06:32AM
A group to gather and discuss, question, comment, interpret, review etc. Drinking of actual Margaritas while reading and/or discussing strongly encour ...more
100590 The Thomas Mann Group — 226 members — last activity Aug 12, 2020 09:04PM
Members of Kindred Spirits and other interested GR members read the works of Thomas Mann. Our next scheduled read is The Magic Mountain, taking plac ...more
More of Jason’s groups…
year in books
1,213 books | 3,141 friends

2,234 books | 1,867 friends

645 books | 96 friends

Shruti ...
326 books | 127 friends

287 books | 35 friends

mark mo...
2,027 books | 1,757 friends

1,691 books | 503 friends

476 books | 111 friends

More friends…
Middlesex by Jeffrey EugenidesThe Corrections by Jonathan FranzenCloud Atlas by David Mitchell
Best Books of the 21st Century
9,065 books — 21,975 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Prayer for Owen Meany by John IrvingRebecca by Daphne du Maurier
Best Books of the 20th Century
7,557 books — 49,855 voters


Polls voted on by Jason

Lists liked by Jason