social portrait

Silas Marner by George Eliot [Book Thoughts]

Silas Marner was likely good for it’s time, but it’s aged more like a loaf of bread than a fine wine. Intelligent, but the moral fable may be obsolete.
-Imran

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A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini [Book Thoughts]

All in all, mixed feelings about A Thousand Splendid Suns. Gripping portrait of Afghanistan and its women, but also cocaine for sadists.
-Imran

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