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Drood by Dan Simmons

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Drood… is the name and nightmare that obsesses Charles Dickens for the last five years of his life. On June 9, 1865, Dickens and his mistress are secretly returning to London, when their express train hurtles over … Continue reading

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Reviewing a classic – Bleak House by Charles Dickens

Reviewing a classic – Bleak House by Charles Dickens Image via Wikipedia Introduction Bleak House was the ninth novel by Charles Dickens, published in twenty installments. Small wonder – it is really a monster of a book. It is also … Continue reading

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