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Monthly Archives: February, 2013

[#EclecticReader at @bookdout] 2. Historical Mystery — The Dante Club by Matthew Pearl

Cover Image via Goodreads A book I picked up randomly while browsing the neighbourhood library shelves, it turned out to be a thoroughly enjoyable read. There’s something about Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell and J.T. Field…

February 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

[#EclecticReader at @bookdout] 8. Memoir — The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

About a month since signing up for the challenge (read about it here) and we are already making progress. Excellent! Though some categories will obviously be harder than others, I’ve started with the unlikely category of Memoir, picking up Marjane…

February 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

The 2013 Eclectic Reader Challenge hosted by @bookdout

I came across Shelly Rae (@bookdout) randomly in December 2012 while I was either looking for a book or a review online. She lives in Australia and easily reads around 250 books a year! I was gob-smacked, to say the least. At the same time an enti…

February 6, 2013 · 3 Comments