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July
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Sándor Márai
December 2014
30
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So I'm finally snuggled up, with my stomach almost as full as my heart. I've been enjoying my time in my hometown far too muc...
November 2014
25
text: Classics Vs. Contemporary
It hasn’t been a month since I last read in a Portuguese online newspaper a chronicle defending that it’s worthless to read n...
updated shelf
November 2014
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November 2014
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October 2014
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September 2014
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September 2014
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August 2014
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August 2014
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August 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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July 2014
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June 2014
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June 2014
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June 2014
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May 2014
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May 2014
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reviewed: Memória de Elefante
I knew I was in for a treat, but oh boy… Unfortunately there’s no translation into English, for now, but the title would be s...
Memória de Elefante - António Lobo Antunes
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May 2014
10
reviewed: O Homem Duplicado
Coming from (probably) the most celebrated Portuguese author, - winner of the Nobel prize for Literature - this was a bit of ...
O Homem Duplicado - José Saramago
reviewed: Une Journée Avec le Petit Prince
This was a re-read, but this time… in French! Yes, I’m taking an intensive course in this language and need any help I can ge...
Une Journée Avec le Petit Prince - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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April 2014
27
reviewed: The Bell Jar
As far as ratings go, this one was a hard one to give. Of course, I could dispute that I shouldn’t be giving them anyway, sin...
The Bell Jar - Sylvia Plath
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March 2014
14
reviewed: The Time Machine (Signet Classics)
So, the Time Traveller, the Medicine Man and the Psychologist get around a table and so are unfolded the unbelievable voyages...
The Time Machine - Greg Bear, H.G. Wells
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February 2014
27
reviewed: Frankenstein (Penguin Classics)
If, like me, you’ve postponed reading this classic because you felt like there were enough adaptations to fill in the blanks ...
Frankenstein - Mary Shelley, Maurice Hindle
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February 2014
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February 2014
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February 2014
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January 2014
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January 2014
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January 2014
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December 2013
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November 2013
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October 2013
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October 2013
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October 2013
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October 2013
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September 2013
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September 2013
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September 2013
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September 2013
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