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Woke Up Lonely by Fiona Maazel Of these titles, I've read The Good Lord Bird and almost finished The Goldfinch. This may be my worst start to the ToB season ever - 2 of 17. Since I've got so much reading to do to gear up for the tournament and only about three months(!) ...
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I'm participating in a pre-publication read-along of Michael Chabon's Telegraph Avenue, hosted by Emily at As the Crowe Flies (and Reads!). You can pre-order Telegraph Avenue from this independent boo...
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This arrived today from Em Dash Paper Co. and I love it. The quote from David Foster Wallace's This is Water. I love it and I can't wait to display it somewhere. "The really important kind of freedom involves attention, and awareness, and discipline, and effort, and being able truly to care ...
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Given that the 2014 Morning News Tournament of Books (hashtag ToBX, y'all) finalists were announced yesterday, I thought it would be fun to go through the numbers. 93 Long-listed books 17 Finalist books 7164 total pages 421 pages is the average book length 384 pages is the median book length (At ...
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Dear Readers, Obviously I've been away for a while. I took on a freelance project that has turned out to be much, much bigger than I'd anticipated and it has quite literally consumed my life. Since th...
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Congratulations!  You are the winner of a copy of The Expats as per the contest on my blog, My Bookshelf.  Please contact me asap.
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