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Book Lover, Party of One; Why Reading Is Like Dating

I can’t quite do it yet.

I need some space.

Before I’m ready.

It’s like that with great loves.

This one has been with me for years. 559 more words


A Painted House

I am reviewing the coming of age drama A Painted House by John Grisham which is a very good book that I bought from a car boot sale. 203 more words


Slim Discovers John Grisham

A few weeks back, Slim was about to board a plane when he realized that he had brought nothing to read on the flight. He rushed to the nearest airport shop where he was confronted with a row of paperbacks. 1,079 more words

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UM Alumni: College Board not justified in Jones decision

The executive committee of the University of Mississippi Alumni Association released the following statement Monday in light of the state College Board’s decision to not renew the contract of Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones: 367 more words

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Manning: College Board should reconsider Jones contract

University of Mississippi icon Archie Manning weighed in on the state College Board’s decision not to renew the contract of university Chancellor Dan Jones.

Manning released the following statement: 295 more words

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Mining Reflections on Opera and Books Read

A typical Vancouver Saturday:  cool, overcast, some sunny periods, and much reading.   Then after six pm a bottle of wine and an opera. Here are some of the books I dipped into today–I have been reading some for a while; some are old and should have been finished a long time ago; and some are new.  441 more words


Grisham: Nonrenewal of Jones' contract 'rotten'

Nine of 12 members of the state College Board voted not to renew Ole Miss chancellor Dan Jones’ contract in a meeting Friday.

Two disagreed. One was absent. 731 more words

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