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So Long And Thanks For All The Fish

Or is it?  After blogging here for almost two and a half years, a lot has happened, both with my reading and personal life.  The biggest thing being my first child on the way.  But I also like to think I’ve grown as a reader too, whether it had been the first year of blogging […]

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Entering The Home Stretch

As I wake up to another beautiful late Spring Sunday morning here in Northern Virginia, I take a look at my reading accomplishments in April and I realize that it’s not overly all that exciting, and I really didn’t get too much accomplished.  That’s okay though, as I realize we’re entering the home stretch with […]

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A Weekend Without Reading

Good Sunday Morning! What a week and weekend it has been! This past week, I really haven’t gotten very much reading done as we’ve had family trickling in for my wife’s baby shower which was yesterday afternoon. So our home has had as many as 20 people in it n the last 72 hours. The […]

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter Sunday all!  It’s a beautiful day here in Northern Virginia, and He has risen!  This week has been a slow reading week for me to begin the month of April.  I only managed to complete my weekly reading for the Bleak House read-along and managed to make my weekly post the other day. This […]

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What’s The Fascination With Salinger’s The Catcher In The Rye?

The other day I completed reading J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher In The Rye after it being on my to be read shelf for a significant period of time.  As I mentioned in my post here, my brother had also been asking me to read it for quite some time now, and had even offered to lend […]

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My Classics Club List In More Detail

As I mentioned the other day in my post here, I put together a list of 103 books to read over the next five years.  I wanted to take a moment to talk about the list in a bit more detail and part of my reasons for participating. One of the reasons I’m participating is […]

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A Good Week of Reading, Not So For The Weekend

Good morning!  I hope everyone has been having a great weekend!  This week has been a good one for reading for me.  This week, I managed to complete the first part of David Eddings’s The Belgariad, Pawn of Prophecy.  I started to really get into Pawn of Prophecy as it was getting closer to the end of the book.  You […]

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Busy Reading Weeks Ahead

A good Sunday morning to all!  This previous week wasn’t nearly as busy of a week in my reading as is the norm for me.  I managed to finish two books this week, both my Ian Fleming, the second and third books of his 007 series, Live and Let Die and Moonraker.  This week, I also started my […]

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Agatha Christie, James Bond & Baby Stuff?

What an interesting week of reading I’ve had this week!  My week began with completing my reading of Ian Fleming’s Casino Royale.  Toward the end of the week, I started and finished my second Agatha Christie novel The Mysterious Affair at Styles, and I also began Ian Fleming’s Live and Let Die. I enjoyed my […]

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An Interesting Week of Reading

Happy Super Bowl Sunday!  My wife and I are looking forward to watching the game today with some friends.  We’re not overly excited about the two teams that are in the big game, and we’re definitely really looking forward to Madonna at half-time, but we’ll enjoy the game nonetheless with some very good friends! This […]

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