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Perdido Street Station – Book Review

Written by: China MiévillePublished by: Del Rey In the front of the book Perdido Street Station, you are given a simple map of the city of New Crobuzon: its precincts, rail lines, and rivers. But it does nothing to illustrate the complexity...

The Professor and the Madman – Book...

Written by: Simon WinchesterPublished by: HarperCollins Professor James Murray was given a daunting task, to edit and compile The Oxford English Dictionary, the most complete and accurate dictionary ever. It took 70 years to complete the...

Declare – Book Review

Written by: Tim PowersPublished by: William Morrow & Co. One of the charms of the Harry Potter series is that it depicts a world of haunted, mysterious castles, boy wizards, and strange, magical beasts alongside our mundane, everyday...