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Review: I Got Lost in “The Lost City of Z” July 13, 2010

Filed under: Books Read,Reviews — kellyg411 @ 10:55 pm
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As I was musing in a previous blog entry, one of the most fascinating books that I’ve read in the past few months was “The Lost City of Z” by David Grann. This book absolutely captivated me and I read it in about 2 days, which isn’t too shabby considering I started reading it on a workday!

I’ve tried to put my finger on what was so great about this book and why I enjoyed it so much, and I’ve finally determined that it was everything about the way Grann told his story, and interwove it with the story of Percy Fawcett. (more…)

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Honey, I’m Just Not in the Mood for You…..

Filed under: Books Read,Musings — kellyg411 @ 10:29 pm
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Do you ever finish one book, think that you know exactly what you’re going to read next, only to pick that book up and immediately toss it aside, because you’re just not in the mood? I think you readers know what I’m talking about. I know it happens to me every now and again, and that it happens to some of my family and friends too.   (more…)