Daily Archives: June 27, 2013

A Brief History of Finland

A Brief History of Finland by Matti Klinge  (Finland) 1994 / 164 pages Rating  7.5 / history Another book from the TBR shelf-  I bought this when I was in Finland and have always meant to read it as my … Continue reading

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Leftover Lutefisk

Leftover Lutefisk by Art Lee (US) 1984 / 224 pages Rating: 7 / humor I see I have a few days prior to the end of the month so I’m clearing some old books off the TBR shelf – reading … Continue reading

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Letters From Four Seasons

Letters From Four Seasons by Alistair Cooke  (England) 1978 / 60 pages rating – 8 / travel-seasons Very short little book about the seasons in different parts of the country (with a bit in England.)   Cooke starts with Spring … Continue reading

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The Bookseller

The Bookseller Mark  Pryor  (US) 2013/ 280 pages read by Michael Prichard  10h 5m rating:    A- /crime The Bookseller by Mark  Pryor was released this week (6/25) and I was just ready for it.  It’s the first of a … Continue reading

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