Book Thoughts

A place for me to give my thoughts on books, history, and their influence on my life.

Today
February
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February 2018
22
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reviewed: Review of Assassin's Apprentice by Robin Hobb
That was a fun story that had me turning pages - especially in the second half of the book. This is a classic fantasy story,...
Assassin's Apprentice  - Robin Hobb
finished reading:
January 2018
28
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reviewed: Review of Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
I can't believe it took my until age 39 to read my first Jane Austen. I enjoyed the read even though it wasn't exactly in my...
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen, Anna Quindlen
finished reading:
January 2018
20
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reviewed: Review of Jefferson the Virginian by Dumas Malone
This was the first in a six volume series on the life of Thomas Jefferson. This was a wonderful read that took us from Jeffer...
Jefferson the Virginian: Jefferson and His Time, Volume 1 - Dumas Malone
finished reading:
January 2018
16
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reviewed: Review of The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
This was a short story told from the point of view of a woman who was suffering what we would today call postpartum depressio...
The Yellow Wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Elaine Hedges
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reviewed: Review of the Martian by Andy Weir
This is one of those very rare times where I enjoyed the movie more than the book. That might not be fair considering that I...
The Martian - Andy Weir
finished reading:
January 2018
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finished reading:
January 2018
07
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reviewed: Review of The Dead Zone by Stephen King
I always love returning to Stephen King. This was one of his earlier novels and I had not heard too much about ti. Apparent...
The Dead Zone - Stephen King
BookLikes Reading Challenge: Book Thoughts wants to read 104 books in 2018.
Book Thoughts has read 7 book(s) out of 104 books in
2018 Reading Challenge
finished reading:
January 2018
04
liked:
Yesterday while i was in my car running some errands Hector Berlioz's "Rob Roy Overture" came over the radio. Listening to it...
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