#DailyBookQuote 9Nov13 : Helene Hanff’s 84, Charing Cross Road
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#DailyBookQuote 9Nov13 : Helene Hanff’s 84, Charing Cross Road

#DailyBookQuote : 9th November 2013 –          Helene Hanff (April 15, 1916 – April 09, 1997) –          Helene Hanff’s 84, Charing Cross Road It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in London. As Helene’s sarcastic and … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 09Oct13 : Caleb Carr’s The Alienist
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#DailyBookQuote 09Oct13 : Caleb Carr’s The Alienist

#DailyBookQuote : 9th October 2013   –          Caleb Carr (August 02, 1955) –          Caleb Carr’s The Alienist The year is 1896, the place, New York City. On a cold March night New York Times reporter John Schuyler Moore is summoned to the East River by his friend and former Harvard classmate Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 2Sep13 : Maya Angelou’s I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings
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#DailyBookQuote 2Sep13 : Maya Angelou’s I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings

#DailyBookQuote : 2nd September 2013 –          Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928) –          Maya Angelou’s I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings An Autobiography of Maya Angelou which received phenomenal success, remained number 1 on the New York Times bestseller list for nearly three years, this memoir traces Maya Angelou’s childhood in a small, rural community … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 27Aug13 : Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead
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#DailyBookQuote 27Aug13 : Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead

 #DailyBookQuote : 27th August 2013 –          Tom Stoppard (July 03, 1937) –          Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead Acclaimed as a modern dramatic masterpiece, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead is the fabulously inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the worm’s-eve view of the bewildered Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters in Shakespeare’s play. … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 25June2013 : Pat Conroy’s The Prince of Tides
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#DailyBookQuote 25June2013 : Pat Conroy’s The Prince of Tides

DailyBookQuote   –          Pat Conroy (October 26, 1945) –          Pat Conroy’s The Prince of Tide Pat Conroy has created a huge, brash thunderstorm of a novel, stinging with honesty and resounding with drama. Spanning forty years, this is the story of turbulent Tom Wingo, his gifted and troubled twin sister Savannah, and their struggle to … Continue reading