Daily Archives: September 30, 2015

Challenges update –

Taking my cue from Dagny who posted an update on her 2015 Reading Challenges on her Madame Vauquer site I’m hereby posting mine.   I did better than I thought.  The method to my madness is that I don’t usually go out … Continue reading

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The Heart Goes Last

The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood  (Canadian) 2015/ 320 pages read by Cassandra Campbell & Mark Deakins 12h 10m rating 5  / dystopian fiction I’ve read 8 of Atwood’s 16 novels – the ones I’ve read are all different and range … Continue reading

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Flood of Fire

Flood of Fire (3rd book of Ibis Trilogy) by Amitov Ghosh 2015/616 pages read by Raj Ghatak 23h 10m rating 8 / historical fiction (read and listened) I loved Ghosh’s first books in this trilogy – Sea of Poppies (2008) and  River … Continue reading

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The Rise of Silas Latham

The Rise of Silas Latham by William D. Howells 1895 / 286 pages read by Grover Gardner / 12h 2m rating  / classic American – 19th century William Dean Howells is often called  the “father of American Realism” which basically means … Continue reading

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