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71. Young Lonigan; 72. Carter Beats the Devil

Young Lonigan
by James T. Farrell

Started: January 29, 2010
Finished: January 30, 2010

I love this novel--a real, honest look into the mind of an Irish teenager growing up in 1910s Chicago. Looking forward to reading the last two books in this trilogy since it's been probably 8 or 9 years since I last read them. 175 pages. Grade: A+
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Carter Beats the Devil
by Glen David Gold

Started: January 28, 2010
Finished: January 30, 2010

What an entertaining read! Fantastic plot, interesting but believable characters, good writing. This was a great book. 480 pages. Grade: A+
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Total # of Books Read in 2010: 72
Total # of Pages Read in 2010: 15,314
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