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Books I Read in April 2015

I only finished reading two books in April. But, what might be lacking in quantity, was definitely made up for in quality, as they were both excellent books. • Silas Marner, by George Eliot — This is a short, but beautiful … Continue reading

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Silas Marner (1985), Movie Review

This adaptation of George Eliot’s Silas Marner is well done. Ben Kingsley is excellent as the titular Silas Marner. He believably shifted from the wronged and angry man to the miser to a loving father. The child who plays baby … Continue reading

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Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe

“In old days there were angels who came and took men by the hand and led them away from the city of destruction. We see no white-winged angels now. But yet men are led away from threatening destruction: a hand … Continue reading

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The Eliot Project & Adam Bede, Book First

Having finished the “Dickens Project” some time ago, “Sophie” of A Reasonable Quantity of Butter and I have decided to begin the “Eliot Project”. We are going to read all of George Eliot’s novels in the order they were written. … Continue reading

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