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If I didn't love books _ I read more than 100 a year _ I wouldn't be a professional reviewer. Over 40 years, 4,000 plus perused. Compared to the 4 million books in the public library perhaps not a drop in the bucket, but a small puddle. 

The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe 340pp, 2013 Two Roads Available at Asia Books and leading bookshops 350 baht

During those decades, I've read classics and popular books. I think of those as stories, with and without messages. Often as not it's the subject matter rather than the storyteller laying it out that moves, angers, depresses, lifts my spirits, gives me food for thought.

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