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Book Review: Middlesex

Middlesex Eugenides, Jeffrey 2002 Middlesex was a book recommended to me by a friend in the midst of a discussion on  gender roles in different societies. Given the context, I assumed it would be a dry academic study, at best … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Inheritance of Loss

The Inheritance of Loss Desai, Kiran Grove Press, New York, 2006   The gold “Winner of the Man Booker Prize – 2006” drew me in as all books I have come across with a connection to this prize have been … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Electric Michelangelo

The Electric Michelangelo Hall, Sarah Harper Perennial, 2004 Another rewarding Man Booker surprise – not a winner, but a finalist, and another stretch of subject boundaries  into an area I would normally not follow. The book begins describing a boy … Continue reading

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