#DailyBookQuote 23Dec13 : Lauren Weisberger’s The Devil Wears Prada
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#DailyBookQuote 23Dec13 : Lauren Weisberger’s The Devil Wears Prada

#DailyBookQuote : 23rd December 2013   –          Lauren Weisberger (March28, 1977) –          Lauren Weisberger’s The Devil Wears Prada A delightfully dishy novel about the all-time most impossible boss in the history of impossible bosses. Andrea Sachs, a small-town girl fresh out of college, lands the job a million girls would die for. Hired as the … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 7Sep13 : Umberto Eco’s Foucault’s Pendulum
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#DailyBookQuote 7Sep13 : Umberto Eco’s Foucault’s Pendulum

#DailyBookQuote : 7th September 2013   –          Umberto Eco (January 5, 1932) –          Umberto Uno’s Foucault’s Pendulum Bored with their work, three Milanese editors cook up “the Plan,” a hoax that connects the medieval Knights Templar with other occult groups from ancient to modern times. This produces a map indicating the geographical point from which … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 7Aug13 : Samuel Bucket’s Waiting for Godot
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#DailyBookQuote 7Aug13 : Samuel Bucket’s Waiting for Godot

#DailyBookQuote : 7th August 2013 –          Samuel Bucket (Apr 13, 1906 – Dec 22, 1989) –          Samuel Bucket’s Waiting for Godot A seminal work of twentieth century drama, Waiting for Godot was Samuel Beckett‘s first professionally produced play. It opened in Paris in 1953 at the tiny Left Bank Theatre de Babylone, and has since … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 13Mar13 : Victor Hugo’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame
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#DailyBookQuote 13Mar13 : Victor Hugo’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame

#DailyBookQuote : 13th March 2013  –          Victor Hugo (February 26, 1802 – May 22, 1885)  Victor Hugo’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame In the vaulted Gothic towers of Notre-Dame lives Quasimodo, the hunchbacked Bell-ringer. Mocked and shunned for his appearance, he is pitied only by Esmerelda, a beautiful gypsy dancer to whom he becomes completely devoted. Esmerelda, however, … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 12Mar13 : Somerset Maugham’s Of Human Bondage
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#DailyBookQuote 12Mar13 : Somerset Maugham’s Of Human Bondage

#DailyBookQuote : 12th March 2013 “The secret to life is meaningless unless you discover it yourself.” –          Somerset Maugham, Of Human Bondage Of Human Bondage by Somerset Maugham Of Human Bondage is considered to be an autobiographical work by Somerset Maugham. Originally published in 1915, Of Human Bondage is a potent expression of the power of … Continue reading

#Tintin in #America
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#Tintin in #America

#TinTin in #America Chronologically, Tintin in America, written & published by Herge in 1931,  is the third Tintin adventure. Herge  was so fascinated by America that he wanted to write about it immediately after the first adventure in Congo. There are references to the American mafia of Al Capone in the Tintin in Congo adventure, wherein the american mafia tries to get rid of Tintin. While … Continue reading