Posts Tagged ‘second book syndrome’

One-Book Wonder

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve mentioned The Secret History in this past year, including on this very blog. I’ve pondered whether to re-read or not to re-read (that was the question). I’ve also talked about discovering that my favourite black-covered copy was missing and how this discovery was, in part, what […]

To Re-Read Or Not To Re-Read: That Is The Question

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

Given ever-increasing work and study loads and ever-diminishing leisure time (not to mention the ever-increasing demands on that leisure time,) it’s getting harder and harder to carve out dedicated, uninterrupted reading time. Stand that fact next to the bucket loads of books published annually around the world, and that there are bucket loads more that […]