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October 19, 2011: Reading the Booker

PAGES READ SINCE September 27: 438 YEAR TO DATE: 8,904 CURRENTLY READING: The Forgotten Waltz by Anne Enright BOOKS SET ASIDE FOR THE MOMENT: Life by Keith Richards and The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik BOOKS COMPLETED: 24 -5,706 PAGES The 2011 Man … 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 23, 2011: Revisiting History (2010)

PAGES READ: 58 YEAR TO DATE: 2,506 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and The Devil & Sherlock Holmes by David Grann BOOKS COMPLETED: 6 -1,544 PAGES In 2010 I only read 14 books. Not sure what … Continue reading

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March 6, 2011: What a difference a week makes

PAGES READ on Saturday: 81 PAGES READ on Sunday: 54 YEAR TO DATE: 1,987 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson and Your Voice In My Head by Emma Forrest BOOKS COMPLETED: 4 -1263 PAGES I’ve set aside … Continue reading

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March 4, 2011: Land Ho!

PAGES READ on Sunday: 40 PAGES READ on Monday: 22 PAGES READ on Tuesday: 21 PAGES READ on Wednesday: 12 PAGES READ on Thursday: 60 PAGES READ on Friday: 60 YEAR TO DATE: 1,852 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, … Continue reading

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February 21, 2011: The Finkler Question

PAGES READ on Saturday: 14 PAGES READ on Sunday: 21 PAGES READ on Monday: 45 YEAR TO DATE: 1,520 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -1080 PAGES I finished Part … Continue reading

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February 9, 2011: Nancy Pearl’s Rule of 50

PAGES READ: 6 YEAR TO DATE: 1,295 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -705 PAGES Thanks to Saturday’s Globe & Mail, we now have a definitive answer to the question of how far into a book one … Continue reading

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