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A few good books

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I've been reading here forever, but I finally decided to post. Not sure what took me so long. I'm currently reading Everything's Eventual, a collection of short stories by Stephen King that is far more literary than the book flap boilerplate would have you believe. After that I'll be reading Shirley Hazzard's The Great Fire for a book club that I help run. I hear it's quite good. After that I'll be reading Paris Trout by Pete Dexter. I read Train last fall and loved so now I want to read more. And after that I'm going to tackle the new Edith Grossman translation of Don Quixote. I can't wait for that one. Also, I have a website -- a blog, really -- that's pretty much devoted to the books I'm reading at any given moment. Some of you might be interested. Here it is: The Millions