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Carissa Green Reads

I read widely from many genres. Perhaps this blog will feature fewer ratings and reviews, but I certainly intend to write about my reading life - it's the subject I most find myself wanting to talk about.

Currently reading

John Adams
David McCullough
Chicago Poems
Carl Sandburg
Chekhov Four Plays
Anton Chekhov, David Magarshack
The Gay Science: with a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Walter Kaufmann, Friedrich Nietzsche
A Kierkegaard Anthology
Robert W. Bretall
Today
May
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David McCullough
Carl Sandburg
Anton Chekhov, David Magarshack
Robert W. Bretall
May 2019
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text: Quick Take: The Middle Child
Oh, Geoffrey. The poor, put-upon Duke of Brittany is one of my favorite middle children in all of literature. Over-think...
The Lion in Winter - James Goldman
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by Yoai This is such a cute book! As the title suggest, it's about learning to draw Chibis. It explains what a Chibi is and...
text: The Novelist as Soothsayer
Gary Shteyngart is getting plenty of good attention this spring for his new novel, "Lake Success." But remember this one, fro...
Super Sad True Love Story - Gary Shteyngart
April 2019
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April 2019
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text: Anthology Analysis: Donald Hall's Contemporary American Poetry
The first "new" book of poetry I read this year was Donald Hall's "Contemporary American Poetry," acquired last fall for a qu...
Contemporary American Poetry (Penguin Poets) - Various Authors, Donald Hall
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text: Quick Take: The Aftermath
Without being too spoiler-y . . . At one point in this novel, the german architect, Lubert, tells the British boy, Edmund,...
The Aftermath - Rhidian Brook
April 2019
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