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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog

It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

Currently reading

Red Moon
Kim Stanley Robinson
Progress: 26/446 pages
Thomas Middleton and Early Modern Textual Culture: A Companion to the Collected Works
Thomas Middleton, Gary Taylor
Progress: 28/1183 pages
The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry
Robert Chandler
The Uncertain Land and Other Poems
Patrick O'Brian
Progress: 6/160 pages
The Poems and Plays of John Masefield
John Masefield
Progress: 76/534 pages
Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World
Nicholas Ostler
Progress: 385/615 pages
Selected Poems
U A Fanthorpe
Progress: 16/160 pages
Hainish Novels & Stories, Vol. 2
Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 133/789 pages
The Art Book
Editors of Phaidon Press
Progress: 60/515 pages
The Essential Shakespeare
Ted Hughes
Progress: 78/259 pages
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Kim Stanley Robinson
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Ursula K. Le Guin
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Editors of Phaidon Press
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‘Careful!’ said Ridcully. ‘Careless talk creates lives! Bwahahahahaaaa!
December 2019
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‘This place is a morgue,’ said Susan. ‘’s goin’ to be mine, if I do . . . any more flyin’ tonight,’ panted the raven, as the...
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Fair warning - It's a book about swearing and quotes will contain swear words. Professor Roger Fouts, founder of the Chimp...
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Swearing relies on sophisticated structures in both right and left hemispheres but it also draws on one of the most primitive...
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Fair warning - It's a book about swearing and quotes will contain swear words. For example, I’m definitely not the only pers...
December 2019
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I fear this may have been the wrong week to read about the exploits of self-serving Edward Waverley and his flip-flopping pol...
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Yup. That is all. For now. I may pick up my Wells or Stark books for more comfort reading tomorrow.
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Well, at least I made some real progress with this book tonight. I shall finish it tomorrow.
December 2019
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Book: Read a book about philosophy or a philosopher, or a how-to book about changing your life in a significant way or sugges...
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Nighttime flashlight reading with complimentary cat. Though if the eyes fail, there's always this ... (and to the cat, ...
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...have been disrupted. I know I'll be up watching the results of the election but... I originally figured I'd chill and have...
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This month's freebie from publisher TOR (Macmillan) is Wild Cards I - George R.R. Martin. To download, go to https://ebookc...
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Task 4: How do you order the books on your shelves? The short answer is I don't. My bookshelf is an embarrassing mess!
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TITLE: Extraordinary Insects: The Fabulous, Indispensable Creatures Who Run Our World ALTERNATIVE TITLE: Buzz, Sting, Bite...