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The Uncommon Reader: A Novella by Alan Bennett
The Uncommon Reader: A Novella

Jonathan Kuzma, August 11, 2012

This was a very enjoyable book, in which are detailed the manifold joys and pains of being a reader. One reads and gains new understandings, wider horizons and heightened awareness, but becomes hopelessly unsettled in the real world: no pleasure without a price. Mr.Bennett shares my love for Proust, and the Frenchman's work has effects on the Queen, the Uncommon Reader herself, which I experienced myself. Merci, M. Bennett. The novella has a perfect little ending which I didn't expect.
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