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Diary
Witold Gombrowicz, Lillian Vallee
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Witold Gombrowicz, Lillian Vallee
April 2014
25
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reviewed: London and Gdansk make a good combo
There is something irresistible about this series about the odd couple of Natalie Kershaw, spunky rookie London cop, and Janu...
Death Can't Take a Joke (Kiszka and Kershaw) - Anya Lipska Where the Devil Can't Go - Anya Lipska
April 2014
14
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reviewed: A unique voice in Polish literature
Like the author's earlier novel, Stone upon Stone, this book features as its hero a narrator who is far from "heroic." As he ...
A Treatise on Shelling Beans - Bill Johnston, Wiesław Myśliwski
March 2014
08
reviewed: Both science geeks AND "soft" SF fans will love this!
Nest of Worlds creates a fully realized alternate world that has its own physical laws and societal mores. It's also a metafi...
Nest of Worlds - Marek S. Huberath, Michael Kandel
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January 2014
26
reviewed: Twisty police procedural
Reading about a criminal profiler in Poland makes a nice change from those dark Scandinavian mysteries we've all been avidly ...
21:37 - Mariusz Czubaj, Anna Hyde
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December 2013
12
reviewed: Fascinating glimpse of Poland in the Fifties
This book will be primarily of interest to three groups of readers: 1) people who have read Hlasko's novels, especially those...
Beautiful Twentysomethings - Marek Hlasko
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December 2013
09
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December 2013
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November 2013
10
reviewed: Eros (and some guilt) in Brussels
This book relates the story of an erotic obsession, but it's much more than that. It's also a picture of life in Brussels--wh...
Illegal Liaisons - Grażyna Plebanek, Danusia Stok
November 2013
03
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November 2013
2
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October 2013
31
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