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Trader Joe – a novel by Jordan Greene

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Meet the dread pirate Jillian Jelly Bones

And in literary news, I finished the Millenium series.  All in all, highly recommendable, although the last book could have been edited in half.  Can’t wait for the film (Americanized) versions.

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Literary Tuesday – The Daily Trading Coach

Today at work:  I was having an OK morning, until the trading platform went down.  But that didn’t stop me.  And then we blew an electrical fuse.  But that didn’t stop me.  And then I was assigned homework reading by … Continue reading

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Literary Tuesday – Beatrice & Virgil

So, I just finished reading Beatrice & Virgil by Yaan Martel, author of Life of Pi.  It was a fast, compelling read and overall, I would rate it “good”.  I can’t readily recommend it, however, because of its dark nature, … Continue reading

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Literary Tuesday – This is Where I leave you

Just finished a book so good that I could hardly wait for Literary Tuesday.  This is where I leave you by Jonathan Tropper.  So funny and so readable and filled with sex.  Reserve your copy today!  (This means you Bruce!) … Continue reading

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Literary Tuesday – White Tiger

Manage to get quite a bit of reading done while on vacation.  Finished reading The White Tiger by Adiga, for which he won the Booker prize.  It was an amusing, sardonic romp….enjoyable, but forgettable.  Story of an a servant  from … Continue reading

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Literary Tuesday

Just finished reading Van K. Tharp’s Trade Your Way to Financial Freedom, second edition.  Sorry Mr. Tharp but I don’t feel any freer.  In fact, went into work today hoping to get some final training in before trading live tomorrow. … Continue reading

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