Daily Archives: November 14, 2012


Kalevala Finnish National Epic (from tales) compiled and written by Elias Lönnrot published in 1835 / 600+ pages Rating – 10 I started this long ago,  but restarted in late October 2012.   Going well –  basic mythology with a good … Continue reading

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Eugene Onegin

Eugene Onegin by Alexander Pushkin 1835 / about 200 pages – Kindle (reread) Rating – 9.5 I read this for a group and because I was never able to locate my Penguin edition, I had to use a Gutenberg download. … Continue reading

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The Worst Hard Time

The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan 2006 / 340 pages Rating – 8 The first time I read this book,  back in July of 2011,  I focused on the experiences of the people who lived through the Dust Bowl … Continue reading

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