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Boris Pasternak died in Peredelkino, USSR, on this day, May 30, in 1960 (aged 70). “Literature is the art of discovering something extraordinary about ordinary people, and saying with ordinary words something extraordinary.” ― Boris Pasternak

Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why: Amanda Ripley: 9780307352903: Amazon.com: Books

The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why: Amanda Ripley

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After I read a good book, I have a hard time coping with reality. So true!

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Book recommendations on The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up. This New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for s.

The grass harp by Truman Capote  Books#novel#grass#Truman_Capote. My husband played the sherriff in this play in LA. Love the play, too. Ha!

the grass harp, truman capote - on my list to read. The movie is one of my all time favorites!

The Cleary family moves to Australia to work on the family sheep farm, Drogheda, a huge operation. Father Ralph de Bricassart meets the family at the station and immediately is taken w/ young Meggie Clearly, the only daughter among many sons. They form an instant bond & over the years this develops into a deep yearning love, which of course can never be consummated, since Ralph is a priest.

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The Iliad is, together with the Odyssey, one of two ancient Greek epic poems traditionally attributed to Homer. The poem is commonly dated to the late 9th or to the 8th century BC, and many scholars believe it is the oldest extant work of literature in the ancient Greek language, making it one of the first works of ancient Greek literature. Read NOW on iBookstore!

The Iliad written by Homer is a very important well known poem. This poem takes place back during the Trojan War. The story includes many battles towards the end of the war and some Greek legends.

Introducing The Message of the City Dawn Powells New York Novels 19251962. Buy Your Books Here and follow us for more updates!

Dawn Powell was a gifted satirist often compared to Mark Twain. She moved in the same circles as Dorothy Parker, Ernest Hemingway, renowned editor Maxwell Perkins, and other midcentury New York lumina