Themis-Athena's Garden of Books
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Summer of Spies - Tracking Post
Memorial Day Weekend -- Labor Day 2018 Finished, to Date: Fiction Agatha Christie: N or M? (revisi...
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The Countdown Begins...
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Reading progress update: I've read 147 out of 190 pages.
"A man once made it a reproach that I should be so happy, and told me everybody has crosses, and tha...
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Reading progress update: I've read 140 out of 190 pages.
"All those maxims about judging others by yourself, and putting yourself in another person's place, ...
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Reading progress update: I've read 133 out of 190 pages.
"I am frightened once more at the solitariness in which we each of us live. I have, it is true, a gr...
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Reading progress update: I've read 131 out of 190 pages.
Lupins!
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Reading progress update: I've read 126 out of 190 pages.
"I walked out of the village and through the fir wood and the meadow as quickly as I could, opened t...
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Reading progress update: I've read 110 out of 190 pages.
Back to Solitary Summer, and to anybody who thinks this is just fluffy garden talk, I'd heartily rec...
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Discworld Group Reads
For those who haven't seen this yet and for anybody who'd like to join: The Discworld group is goi...
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Reading progress update: I've read 106 out of 190 pages.
Hooray -- and once more, Elizabeth is decades ahead of her time, in not (at least not at heart) join...
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Reading progress update: I've read 95 out of 190 pages.
Ugh. Those four-families-to-one-building cottages, with a single room per family, shared kitchens a...
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Reading progress update: I've read 93 out of 190 pages.
More baby talk about the hereafter, occasioned by the "June baby"'s insistence that she doesn't want...
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Reading progress update: I've read 89 out of 190 pages.
"The Man of Wrath says all women love churchyards. He is fond of sweeping assertions, and is someti...
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Reading progress update: I've read 87 out of 190 pages.
After one of her daughter's had fallen into a neighbor's slimy green pond: "It was no use sending f...
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Reading progress update: I've read 83 out of 190 pages.
So Elizabeth loves sweet peas!
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