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This article was published 28/2/2014 (793 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.
Recently retired Winnipeg Free Press books editor
"I'm halfway through The Orphan Master's Son, the chilling 2012 novel set in North Korea by California-based creative writing prof Adam Johnson. Orwell would approve. Next up for me is the three novels my wife and I selected for our annual Book Lovers Cruise -- Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John and J.K. Rowling's The Casual Vacancy. Then, to reflect upon my newfound emancipation, Driving with Plato: The Meaning of Life's Milestones, by Robert Rowland Smith, who appears to be Britain's answer to Mark Kingwell."