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June 22, 2011: The Secret to Successful Book Reviews

PAGES READ Thursday to Wednesday: 87 YEAR TO DATE: 5,536 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and The Comfort of Strangers by Ian McEwan BOOKS COMPLETED: 14 -3,114 PAGES So it seems that nearly everyone except me is willing to … Continue reading

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June 15, 2011: When The Unthinkable Happens

PAGES READ Tuesday to Wednesday (9 days): 80 YEAR TO DATE: 5,449 CURRENTLY READING: The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 13 -2,851 PAGES The other day I found myself at the dentist’s office without a book. The details … Continue reading

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March 25, 2011: Superdad

PAGES READ on Wednesday: 68 PAGES READ on Thursday: 0 (!) PAGES READ on Friday: 58 YEAR TO DATE: 2,632 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock Holmes by David Grann BOOKS COMPLETED: … Continue reading

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March 12, 2011: Never Let Me Go

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PAGES READ on Wednesday: 33 PAGES READ on Thursday: 31 PAGES READ on Friday: 55 YEAR TO DATE: 2,206 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Superdad by Christopher Shulgan BOOKS COMPLETED: 5 -1294 PAGES As I … Continue reading

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January 19, 2011: Netherland

PAGES READ: 21 YEAR TO DATE: 946 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -4 PAGES Yikes. Not a good reading day. Don’t tell Catherine. Hopefully she doesn’t read the blog. A little wrap-up on Netherland by Joseph … Continue reading

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January 17, 2011: An Object of Beauty

PAGES READ: 35 YEAR TO DATE: 875 CURRENTLY READING: Netherland by Joseph O’Neill BOOKS COMPLETED: 2 +25 PAGES I loved this book. As I said earlier, it’s smart, funny and overall delightful. An insightful and entertaining look into the New York … Continue reading

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January 14, 2011: Book Club Discussion – Room

PAGES READ: 50 YEAR TO DATE: 708 CURRENTLY READING: An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin and Netherland by Joseph O’Neill BOOKS COMPLETED: 1 At book club last night we (briefly) discussed Room by Emma Donoghue, one of my favourite reads of 2010. This particular … Continue reading

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