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The Good Soldier
Ford Madox Ford
Granta 7: Best of Young British Novelists
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing, Bill Buford
Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy
Max Hastings
William Boyd
Rare Earth: Why Complex Life is Uncommon in the Universe
Peter D. Ward, Donald Brownlee
Laurent Binet, Sam Taylor Mullens
Richer Than God: Manchester City, Modern Football and Growing Up
David Conn
One Summer: America, 1927
Bill Bryson
Dixie Lullaby: A Story of Music, Race, and New Beginnings in a New South
Mark Kemp

Flaubert's Parrot

Flaubert's Parrot - Julian Barnes Took me a long time to get into it, but I'm glad I persevered. Only my second Barnes book (after Metroland) and - I think - widely thought of as his magnum opus, I personally preferred the earlier book. I will read more by him though.