"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend.
Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." -Groucho Marx

Middlemarch. The death knell for a book club. Someone will confess ‘I’ve never read Dickens’ and it’s only a short hop from there until ‘we should try the classics’ rears its fearful head. Attempt anything pre-1900 and over 450 pages and your book club will shrivel up and die. (via The Middle Class Handbook - Blog (Home) - 5 ways to kill your book club)
  • 17 May 2012