Tag Archives: historical fiction

Read It: To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” I have been very curious about this … Continue reading

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Read It: The Quiet American

The Quiet American By Graham Greene TFG July Book Discussion Innocence always calls mutely for protection when we would be so much wiser to guard ourselves against it: innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering … Continue reading

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Read It: The God of Small Things

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy This is a rather late post coming in from March. TFG: March Book Discussion “Perhaps it’s true that things can change in a day. That a few dozen hours can affect the … Continue reading

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Read It: The Man Who Would Be King

The Man Who Would Be King by Rudyard Kipling “The law, as quoted, lays down a fair conduct of life, and one not easy to follow” Happy-go-lucky Englishmen Daniel Dravot and Peachy Carnehan travels to Karifistan to make a name for … Continue reading

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Read It: Of Honor and Love

Of Honor and Love by SJ Frost Jonathon Addison was bailed from prison by Barett, the uncle of the man he has killed. He will be granted freedom only if Jonathon succeeds in his mission: to go to Japan, get … Continue reading

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