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Reader, writer. Liseuse, écriveuse.

Reading a mix of French and English books, mostly fiction, some classics and poetry, Canadian contemporary, sci-fi, socialist, and more.

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2024 Reading Goal

10% complete! roxdub has read 3 of 30 books.

Zadie Smith: Fraud (2023, Diversified Publishing, Random House Large Print) 4 stars

It is 1873. Mrs. Eliza Touchet is the Scottish housekeeper—and cousin by marriage—of a once-famous …

I have loved many books by Zadie Smith and this one is no different. A very well-timed historical fiction that is informative, insightful and captivating. The audio book is read by the author and was great. Push through the first two volumes to get to the crux of the story.