#DailyBookQuote 10Sep13 : Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Identity
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#DailyBookQuote 10Sep13 : Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Identity

#DailyBookQuote : 10th September 2013 –          Robert Ludlum (May 25, 1927 – July 12, 2001) –          Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Identity Who is Jason Bourne? Is he an assassin, a terrorist, a thief? Why has he got four million dollars in a Swiss bank account? Why has someone tried to murder him? Jason Bourne does … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 10Jul2013 : Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity
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#DailyBookQuote 10Jul2013 : Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity

#DailyBookQuote : 10Jul2013   –          Nick Hornby (April 17, 1857) –          Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity Hornby’s first novel, an international bestseller and instantly recognized by critics and readers alike as a classic, helps to explain men to women, and men to men. Rob is good on music: he owns a small record shop and has … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 3Jul13 : William Faulkner’s As I lay dying…
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#DailyBookQuote 3Jul13 : William Faulkner’s As I lay dying…

#DailyBookQuote : 3Jul13 –          William Faulkner (Sep 25, 1897 – Jul 6, 1962) –          William Faulkner’s As I lay dying As I Lay Dying is Faulkner’s harrowing account of the Bundren family‘s odyssey across the Mississippi countryside to bury Addie, their wife and mother. Told in turns by each of the family members, including Addie … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 27June2013 : James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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#DailyBookQuote 27June2013 : James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

 #DailyBookQuote : 27June2013 –          James Joyce (Feb 2, 1882 – Jan 13, 1941) –          James Joyce’s A portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Joyce’s semi-autobiographical chronicle of Stephen Dedalus’ passage from university student to “independent” artist, is at once a richly detailed, amusing, and moving coming-of-age story, a tour de force of style … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 12June2013 : Jonathan Safran Foer’s Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
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#DailyBookQuote 12June2013 : Jonathan Safran Foer’s Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

#DailyBookQuote : 12th June 2013   –          Jonathan Safran Foer (Feb 21, 1977) –          Jonathan Safran Foer’s Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Nine-year-old Oskar Schell has embarked on an urgent, secret mission that will take him through the five boroughs of New York. His goal is to find the lock that matches a mysterious key that belonged to his father, … Continue reading