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    Norton Perina a gifted but troubled young doctor, teams up with anthropologist Paul Tallent, and heads to the remote island of Ivu’ivu in search of a lost tribe. They find the tribe, and a group of mentally challenged people who live in the forest, they call ‘The Dreamers’. After months of investigation they realise that ‘The Dreamers’ are actually incredibly, and unnaturally old. Perina believes that he has found the answer to immortality, and takes the knowledge back to the States with him. As with every action in life there are consequences, and this book is no exception.

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    This book opens in italics with a man taking a walk through Central Park in the winter, stripping off all of his clothes until he’s naked in the snow taking his walk. Then, still in italics, he is taken to a police station and interviewed. It is during this interview he begins to tell his tale; the font goes into regular and the story begins.

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    This review is a long time coming, because this book was a long time reading!

    This is a biography of Nancy Mitford, the eldest of the six notorious Mitford sisters. As an American, I didn’t know anything about them, and as somebody with an interest in the inter-war years, I was fascinated to learn. I started by brushing up on their respective Wikipedia pages, just to give myself a grounding, then I dove in, eager to learn more. That eagerness did not last.

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    This is a collection of ten short stories by CJ Box, an international best-seller, I learn from the rear cover. I’ve never read him before, nor do I know much about thrillers apart from Dan Brown. Still, I thought a short story a day would suffice. Then I read the whole thing in two sittings.

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    by  Number of Views: 117 
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    Sigurd and his men (not just Norsemen, but including Danes, Wessex men and Moors), on a voyage to discover riches beyond their wildest dreams in Constantinople, or Miklagard as they call it. To the Norsemen, fame is the only thing that can remain behind after death, and so to embark on such an adventure is sure to bring fame and fortune to all who survive.
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