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The Light of Day – Graham Swift

This week’s featured archive post.

My latest fiction read from Surry Hills Library. I found it hard going at first, even annoying — “exasperating flatness” as one reviewer notes, but in time I warmed to it. There are plenty of viewpoints in the reviews linked here. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 5, 2006 in book reviews, British, Fiction, Pomo, Surry Hills, Top read, writers

 

The Rabbit takes the plunge

Mudgee — nice wine district that. Or maybe around Tumut where one could become a trout-fisher, but that’s a bit far from Sydney. Then there’s the Southern Highlands. Cool in several senses.

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No reason for that, except 1) it is in the Southern Highlands and 2) I like steam trains.

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Posted by on April 5, 2006 in education, friends, personal