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Books I Read in December 2014 & January 2015

• The Return of the King, by J.R.R. Tolkien, read by Rob Inglis — The only book I completed reading in December (I was also reading Les Misérables and Adam Bede), it is the last book of The Lord of … Continue reading

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Books I Read in November 2014

• To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee — I thought this book was very well-written. Given the subject matter, it could easily have become sentimental, but didn’t. It was simply and effectively told. “Gentlemen,” he [Atticus Finch] was saying, … Continue reading

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Books I Read in October 2014

The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, read by Rob Inglis — This is the first book in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. It strikes me as a fantasy that takes itself too seriously, making, for example, Strider/Aragorn … Continue reading

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