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Holiday Reading

I’m going on holiday on Tuesday.  Last year Marty bought me a Kindle.  I love books but I didn’t want an electronic book reader.  I had looked at these before and thought the page refresh rate was too slow for the speed at which I read fiction.  But the Kindle has improved and I’m in love.  It’s a magic device that can hold up to 3,500 books that fits into my handbag.

The last time I went on holiday I had 12 books in my suitcase and 2 in my handbag.  This time I’m going to put my Kindle in my handbag and a couple of books in the suitcase.  I’ll also have to carry the charger for the Kindle.  I know that the battery life should last but I don’t want to risk running out of books because I’ve run out of power.

I haven’t completely sorted out my book list yet, but I’m planning on reading the following books:

3 Responses to “Holiday Reading”

  1. Mark Fowler Says:

    If you’re planning to read The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, you might want also stock up on the two sequels too.

  2. karen Says:

    I’ll maybe do that. I keep getting told that the books are excellent.

  3. Tony Says:

    You may find the New Yorker review of them interesting: http://www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/atlarge/2011/01/10/110110crat_atlarge_acocella

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