Monthly Archives: April 2009

Dude-lit? (Chick lit for men)

Why should girls have all the fun? I’m sure that guys occasionally want something light and funny to read.  A few choice recommendations follow. “How to talk to a widower” by Jonathan Tropper “Nuclear jellyfish” by Tim Dorsey “Boca knights” … Continue reading

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First novels

When choosing my next book I confess I most often follow certain authors.  Like most readers, I have my favourites and tend to stick to them.  However, that being said, there is nothing quite so rewarding as discovering a new … Continue reading

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Memorable lines

I keep a notebook with what I call ‘keepers‘. Keepers are lines from books that I am reading that stand out as profound (to me at least), or are memorable for other reasons. I am curious if other readers do … Continue reading

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