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Mercury (Hobart) - Magazine - - Up Front -

SO­LAR BONES Mike McCor­mack

So­lar Bones is a sonorous mas­ter­piece. A man sits in his kitchen and med­i­tates on his life, mus­ing on t he ways t hings can come t ogether and how t hey fall apart.

THE LI­BRARY Stu­art Kells

‘ Why do we flinch so when books are burned? Be­cause t he books are us.’ A grand tour of the great­est li­braries through­out his­tory, from the ac­tual to the fabled, as well as a med­i­ta­tion on what the li­brary is for: the preser­va­tion and re­flec­tion of hu­man­ity. Ex­cel­lent. Ac­ces­si­ble. Sump­tu­ous. visit us in­store or on­line at: 131 Collins St, Ho­bart www.fullers­book­shop.com.au

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