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Reading Copy’s 5,000th Post & Albert Camus’ 100th Year

This post just so happens to be our 5,000th.  Pretty big deal, right?  In celebration, we decided to compile a list of the top 5,000 books ever written.  Get comfy… Just kidding.  What better way to commemorate our little blog’s 5,000th post than to celebrate the would-be 100th birthday of the late and great Albert […]

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Augusten Burroughs remembers John Updike (sort of)

On 2 December 2006, this extract, from Possible Side Effects by Augusten Burroughs, was published in The Guardian newspaper. When I read this piece earlier today, I was a little taken aback but now I think it’s very readable. ———— Tonight, my lunatic friend Suzanne worked me into a frenzy. “Baby,” she said, “do you […]

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Michael Crichton books

Sad news this morning with the announcement that Michael Crichton has died of cancer at just 66. The author of Jurassic Park and The Andromeda Strain, his writing has been embraced by Hollywood. Here is a link to his signed books.

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