Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Year of Our War

There are a bewildering quantity of books to borrow from even the smallest library, so I (along with most people, I suppose) tend to choose which book to borrow based on recommendations and having heard of the author.  Sometimes, I … Continue reading

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I went to the library and saw two books by Ian McDonald side by side.  I borrowed them and started to read The Dervish House.  I suspect I’ll write more on this novel in the future, but I will say … Continue reading

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The Steel Remains

I had not heard of the book, or the author (Richard Morgan), before it was chosen by my book club.  Knowing nothing of it, I tried to keep it that way as long as possible.  I didn’t read the back … Continue reading

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