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    Currently reading The Art of Rivalry. It's a fascinating and well-written book that looks at a bunch of famous art duos -- Bacon and Freud, Manet and Degas, etc. -- and explores how their friendships and rivalries made them better painters.

    Here's a review: https://www.theguardian.com/books/20...-manet-picasso

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    After a long absence of reading, I just picked up The Lost City of the Monkey God. A real life hunt for a lost civilization. Looking forward to this one.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug Chalkey View Post
    I've gone almost entirely the audiobook route for my reading of late. Just finished The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett and am starting a Raymond Chandler short story today. I'm a sucker for noir. Plus there are tons of free titles available through your local library.

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    Yes! I love Hammett.

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    Really enjoyed The Big Sleep. I actually like Lee Child's Jack Reacher series as he is basically a nouveau hard boiled detective.

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