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What I am reading

the weird and highly subjective way I see it

Currently reading

The Sweet Science. Boxing and Boxiana: A Ringside View
A.J. Liebling
Progress: 14/238 pages
The Blazing World and Other Writings
Margaret Cavendish, Kate Lilley
Fifty Egg Timer Short Stories
Richard Bunning
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July
18
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This is...I don't even know, but I need to Tre not to be a bit-part character!! He was effing hilarious and I need more of hi...
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I wish I knew what magic makes a book so compelling that you just get sucked right into it and look up hours later, thinking,...
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by Sarah Thompson The cover picture of this book is enough to see that it's for the more intricate and polished end of wire...
text: The Sweet Science
What a way to start a book on boxing: It is through Jack O’Brian, the Arbiter Elegantiarum Philadelphiae, that I trace my r...
The Sweet Science. Boxing and Boxiana: A Ringside View - A.J. Liebling
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July 2018
16
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July 2018
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reviewed: A labyrinth worth getting lost in
Believe it or not, but I bought and read this one solely because I might have (had) a little crush on the translator, who btw...
Physik der Schwermut - Georgi Gospodinov, Alexander Sitzmann
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June 2018
28
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June 2018
11
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Absolutely worth putting all my other books on "pause" for. This was as much fun as The Golden Compass, and without all the c...
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From the blurb: "From the New York Times bestselling author of Robopocalypse comes a fascinating and fantastic collection th...
May 2018
31
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Dieser 2013 mit dem Pulitzer Preis ausgezeichnete Roman ist bedauerlicherweise bisher völlig an mir vorbeigegangen. Dann entd...
May 2018
30
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TITLE: The Evolution Underground: Burrows, Bunkers, and the Marvelous Subterranean World Beneath our Feet. AUTHOR: Antho...
May 2018
29
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Harold the Dog and Chester the Cat must solve the mystery of the white dessicated vegetables and if this has anything to do w...
reviewed: The Boon and Bane of English
As always, Mizumura writes quite a long prologue before getting started with what she actually wants to say and as always, I ...
The Fall of Language in the Age of English - Minae Mizumura, Mari Yoshihara, Juliet Winters Carpenter
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