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Ink Tue May 06 2008

On Your Nightstand

Haven't asked this one in awhile: What books are on your nightstand right now?

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Veronica B / May 7, 2008 1:07 PM

Ooh - my Milton "bible," my Companion to Milton, and a book about evil in Henry James. Nothing not having to do with class, but still good stuff. The Grass Dancer is, of course, in my backpack.

Amy / May 13, 2008 4:47 PM

A Transatlantic Love Affair, a collection of letter written by Simone De Beauvoir to Nelson Algren over the span of twenty years.

Michael Bishop / May 14, 2008 9:40 PM

The Myth of the Rational Voter by Bryan Caplan

David Yeiser / May 19, 2008 11:36 AM

Suite Fran├žaise by Irene Nemirovsky

hamdy / May 21, 2008 10:32 AM

The Name of the World by Denis Johnson. It's not as good as the other stuff I've read by him.

Andrew / May 21, 2008 1:02 PM

"The Soul of a Chef," by Michael Ruhlman, and a manuscript by my dad.

GBGames / June 2, 2008 11:19 PM

Plowing the Dark by Richard Powers.

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