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Den knytter sammen tre tilsynelatende ikke-relaterte historier, den første om Charles Ephrussi sitt liv som samler i Paris, den annen om tyskernes forferdelige innmarsj i Wien, og til sist Iggy sitt liv i Japan. Man fornemmer De Waals respekt og kjærlighet for disse menneskene underveis.  http://hardulest.com/

Edmund de Waal, artist and a craftsman, tells the story of his family through works of art. The Hare With Amber Eyes is a netsuke, a small Japanese carving, and Edmund de Waal makes this hare the start point of an exploration of his family.

11 magical books for adults and for teens to add to your reading list. These great books are worth a read!

11 Magical Books to Read This Summer

We've rounded up great new magical realism books to read this summer. Let reality fall away with these fanciful, bewitching tales!

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down :: i've read 11 of these and my TBR pile just got much bigger! kk

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down. Always love getting books. Look at my good reads if you need some recommendations for what is on my "to-read" list

Books for Harry Potter fans

40 Books For Women To Read in 2017 Searching for books to read if you like Harry Potter? These hits from 2016 are definitely books to read next in

Extraordinary, Ordinary People by Condoleeza Rice. -Outstanding #books

Seven Fantastic Biographies That You've Probably Never Read

To read: Extraordinary, ordinary people by Condoleeza Rice. Her speech at the 2012 RNC.inspiring, poignant, spot-on.

50 Essential Mystery Novels That Everyone Should Read

50 Essential Mystery Novels That Everyone Should Read

I'll have to clear some room on my Kindle, but I really prefer real books. ~ 50 Essential Mystery Novels That Everyone Should Read BY EMILY TEMPLE

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn | review by @SheilaRCraig

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn - Smith. I loved this book as a teen and loved it again as a middle-aged adult. It is the coming of age story of a young girl growing up in poverty in Brooklyn in the early

From Pulitzer Prize winners to the recipient of the Man Booker International Prize, these books are among 2016's best.

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Chicken Tenders

From Pulitzer Prize winners to the recipient of the Man Booker International Prize, these books are among best.

"The only thing you absolutely have to know is the location of the library." -Albert Einstein

“My grandparents went to visit my dad at college for the first time, and asked him where the library was. He had absolutely no idea, and they got super pissed (because he obviously was not studying)." Lesson learned: know where the library's at!

Books to Take When You Travel: Our Summer Reading Lists

Books to Take When You Travel: Our Summer Reading Lists

Books to Take When You Travel: Condé Nast Traveler: The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D was such a moving and thought-provoking read. I highly suggest it!

Joseph Anton, A Memoir. Salman Rushdie's story of his hiding during the fatwa. Twelve years of tense living, moving from place to place, constant guarding. Out of this emerged books, articles and reviews, and a strongly resilient Salman Rushdie.  Rushdie reveals his life and  his inspirations for his work. A remarkable human being.

The extraordinary story of how a writer was forced underground, moving from house to house, with the constant presence of an armed police protection team.

The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

The Great Influenza, by John Barry. This amazing book includes the history of medicine, virology, politics and war. The flu epidemic of 1918 is something everyone should know about. This will give you the facts in a beautifully-written style.

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