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"Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested." ~ Francis Bacon • photo: Shakespeare and Company Bookstore in Paris by John Rogers on Flickr

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Margaret Mitchell - Gone with the Wind, First edition, First Printing.

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Jaws - Rotten Tomatoes

The Other Side of Midnight

the other side of midnight book cover

"The Peaceable Kingdom"


Beautiful old books

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Read him over and over in High School and college, and still relevant today.

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The Group- Mary McCarthy

The Footnotes of Mad Men.

Valley of the Dolls - This brings back Reading Memories!!! I had to sneak and read this one. It was taboo back in tha day.

What I Read: Valley of the Dolls

Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Spring Break Reads: 10 Free Stories to Fit Any Vacation

"Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.” F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Photo - do frog princes wear crowns?

:March:-- from the perspective of Mr. March, the :little women: patriarch

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Historical Fiction - tells the story of the Battle of Gettysburg from many different points of view, both Confederacy and Union.

Michael Shaara identified with Brewer’s Joshua Chamberlain

God's Little Acre by Erskine Caldwell, 1933.

Rauner Library Blog: Judging an Author by His Covers

Originally published in Italy in 1928, this erotic novel was not made legally available in the United States until 1959.

The Bookshelf: Book Review: Lady Chatterley's Lover

The Red Pony cover designed by Kathryn Macnaughton for Penguin (UK)

Arthur's Design: COVER OF THE WEEK

Entering Seventh Grade, Book of Choice Option: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. Williston Northampton, Middle School English Department

Of Mice and Men

Pearl, The By: John Steinbeck Lost References: One of the DHARMA Initiative stations is named The Pearl ("Everybody Hates Hugo") The Pearl shows the "curse" of having too much wealth out of your status, like Hurley with the lottery.

Literary works - Lostpedia - The Lost Encyclopedia

The Concubine by Norah Lofts--continuing my recent streak of British historical fiction. A look at the rise and fall of Anne Boleyn, which I really enjoyed (in the vein of Philippa Gregory).

a review of The Concubine

The President's Lady, if you like historical books that read like novels then Irving Stone will not disappoint. Story of Rachel & Andrew Jackson, tender & poignant their story has stayed with me since reading this book probably 20 years ago.

The President's Lady

The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk First Edition 1951 by AppasAlaska, $30.00

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She Reads Books Art Print by KV's Design Studio

Albert Edelfelt (1854-1905) Finnish Painter, Good Friends (Portrait of the Artist's Sister Bertha Edelfelt), 1881

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