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Tolstoy and the Purple Chair by Nina Sankovitch

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Never have I felt so much like a book was written for me. Tolstoy and the Purple Chair is a memoir by Nina Sankovitch who, following the death of her sister, embarks on a year of reading to read herself back into living the life she wants to live. I love to read books about… Continue reading Tolstoy and the Purple Chair by Nina Sankovitch

To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

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I have been to and fro in my mind thinking whether to write about this book. I’m not sure I can do it, or my feelings about it justice. But I’m going to give it ago. Before I started To the Lighthouse this month I had read three of Woolf’s works before – Mrs Dalloway,┬áMrs… Continue reading To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf