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reading challenge

Jan 01, 2017 - books - 0 Comments - Standard

i like reading challenges but rarely take part. Here is a list culled from other challenges to make my own. I don’t have a timeline to finish in but will check them off once I’ve read. more than 500 pages book that became a movie published in the current year written by someone under 30 […]

An Arsonists Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England

Feb 23, 2012 - books - 0 Comments - Standard

Good book. Read through quickly, not exactly “can’t put it down” but it did keep me engrossed. The main character is trying to be a detective, but he doesn’t understand people — at all — so he bumbles through detecting like he’s bumbled through everything else in his life. He is naive and almost childlike but I’m […]

books read in 2011, so far

Oct 22, 2011 - books - 0 Comments - Standard

I recently read about a pledge to read 50 books in 2011 (see #bookpledge on twitter.) This has been a slow book reading year for me, but here —in no particular order—is what I remember reading so far: Michigan Curiosities by Burcar and Taylor — wonderful research for off-the-beaten-path destinations. Predictably Irrational by Ariely — […]