Essays and Nonfiction Filled with Wisdom by Great Writers
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Timeless Essays and Nonfiction by Great Writers

These timeless essays and nonfiction are filled with wisdom by great writers. Many of these reads are personal and go outside the writer’s genres...
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    The Best Books about Venice, Italy

    Venice, An Interior, by the brilliant Spanish writer Javier Marías, is a gorgeous and intimate portrait of the hidden Venice....
      Bowie and the Berlin Wall
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      David Bowie’s Favorite Books about Berlin, the Cold War, and Politics

      I loved reading and learning more about David Bowie's favorite books....
        the castle by Franz Kafka
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        Short Reviews of Brilliant Books

        Short book reviews of books I have read and consider worth reading....
          The Men Who Fell to Earth - Water Tevis David Bowie
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          The Men Who Fell to Earth – Walter Tevis and David Bowie

          The film stays with you, but after reading the novel by Tevis, I realized the book is better. ...
            The Fun Stuff and Other Essays by James Wood
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            The Fun Stuff: and Other Essays by James Wood

            The Fun Stuff: and Other Essays by James Wood is one place to fill your literary emptiness....
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              Image of Jesus in Literature

              The NY Times article “Is Fiction Losing it’s Faith,” reminded me of a class I took in college: “The Image of Jesus in Literature.”...
                The Interior Circuit by Francesco Goldman
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                Books Everyone Should Read

                Here are a few of my favorite books that everyone should read. All of them blew me away. ...
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                  One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

                  The novel is comic and tragic at the same time. It's myth and a Genesis. It is magic realism with all the elements of...