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Charles Dickens’ Christmas Carol Performed by Patrick Stewart Audiobook

Nothing says Christmas like the Dickens’ classic, although, for the last few years I have been getting my Dickens fix from the The Muppets Christmas Movie.  This year, Patrick Stewart known for Star Trek and X-Men fame has made me realize there … Continue reading

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Two New Biographies: Dickens and Joyce

This week, on Tuesday, November 29th, two biographies made their debut:   CHARLES DICKENS A LIFE by Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley and JAMES JOYCE A LIFE by Edna O’Brien. As a youngster biographies fueled my early interest in reading, I could not get … Continue reading

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