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E-Books Booklovers dont be sorry. As per NASA the end of the world has been postponed for some technical reasons. It seems that the Mayan calendar had some glitches and the astrologist who predicted the end has gone on a long vacation. So while you jump around with excitement, authors across the world have some good reads for you. The month of December is a special one with the chill of winter grabbing every soul and with Christmas round the corner, its time for celebration. And what better pass time than getting on with your reading. Presenting to you the best books of December by some of the most popular authors. The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of "Hallelujah" by Alan Light Today, Hallelujah is one of the most-performed rock songs in history. It has be.e a staple of movies and television shows as diverse as Shrek and The West Wing, of tribute videos and telethons. It has been covered by hundreds of artists, including Bob Dylan, U2, Justin Timberlake, and k.d. lang, and it is played every year at countless eventsboth sacred and seculararound the world. Dive yourself into the divine world of music by an eclectic author. Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956 by Anne Applebaum Our present is a reflection of our past. This is a moving descruption of the crushing of Eastern Europe by the Soviets. The book is written in a dead pan matter of fact style with a grimly dry humour. It is very easy to get very angry about .munist and Soviet evil doing when you read about normal people doing normal things and being executed or sent to the Gulag for it. You need to read the authors book on the Gulag’s to get the full impact of flat statements that someone went to the Gulag for several years. In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how .munism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway. Married Love: And Other Stories by Tessa Hadley In this elegantly written collection Tessa Hadley presents twelve stories about family relationships. Hadley does a beautiful job of capturing the everyday aspects of people’s lives. The quotidian be.es dramatic in her hands. Her stories are deftly plotted and the characters are drawn pretty succinctly. For reviews, author profiles and ratings you may log on to websites like bookchums.., goodreads.. or amazon… About the Author: 相关的主题文章: