Elentarri's Book Blog

Book reviews and other interesting goodies.

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Bridget Collins
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Frederick B. Essig
December2019
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My window for cutting rocks is very small. If it's too hot, which is basically April through October, the oil that lubricate...
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I just realized that I haven't been on Booklikes almost all year. I could make all sorts of excuses about commitments that I ...
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December2019
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I've never felt so seen and attacked before by a cookbook. :) There was a great forward and introduction to how the auth...
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December2019
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Wisdom comes from many places. I found this example in a Science Fiction book that has a mostly humorous tone but which is gu...
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How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals was our book this time around. The general consensus was that we all ...
December2019
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As soon as I started "The River King" I was smiling at having found something distinctive and wonderful. I luxuriated in su...
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The spread of Spanish in the Americans was greatly facilitated by the accidental drastic depopulation of the natives by intro...
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by Ursula K. Leguin The first of the classic Earthsea series by Ursula LeGuin. I probably should have read it long ago. I...
text: DNF @ 97 out of 370 pages.
Boring, longwinded (incredibly long winded), not particularly well-written, full of analogies and biographical examples (no actual data), stuffed full of management-speak and ...
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change - Stephen R. Covey
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Task 2: Roses are the official flower of Flemington Race Track; write your own "Roses are Red, Violets are Blue" poem for one...

Currently reading

The Binding by Bridget Collins
Progress: 154/448pages
Plant Life: A Brief History by Frederick B. Essig
Progress: 31%
The Ancient Near East: History, Society and Economy by Mario Liverani
Progress: 128/648pages
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen (Chartwell Classics) by Jane Austen
Progress: 904/1232pages