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Book Club: Patricia Highsmith, The Talented Mr. Ripley

My local book club met Monday night to discuss The Talented Mr. Ripley. We were all newcomers to Highsmith, and though not everyone exactly enjoyed reading the novel (I definitely did), I think we were all intrigued and impressed by it — or perhaps I should say by her, and the quietly insidious way she got us […]

Adam Bede at The Valve

At my instigation, The Valve is hosting a Reading Project this summer. We’ll be collectively working our way through George Eliot’s Adam Bede; here’s the schedule: June 17 Book 1 Chapters 1-5June 24 Book I Chapters 6-11 July 1 Book I Chapters 12-16 July 8 Book II (Chapters 17-21) July 15 Book III (Chapters 22-26) […]

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