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A Stuga On the Cusp of the Orust Riviera, tucked away next to a hobbit hole in the woods.

Gormenghast

Gormenghast - Mervyn Peake

bookshelves: summer-2011

Read from July 25 to August 01, 2011

 

Titus Groan 4*
Gormenghast 5*

Loved to hate steerpike, probably one of the most evil personages in fiction, wouldn't you say? And what about the Phantom of the Opera moment? Overall, what with the Yorick kiss and the Ophelia moment, it was Hamlet all the way and I can't fault that at all.