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The Readers' Voice

The Second Convention for Readers and Reading Groups

Saturday 27 March 2010
will be held at
Jesus College, Oxford

Organized by:
Books on the Broad

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Each month we publish a Newsletter containing reviews of the book or books that we have read during the previous months. They can be downloaded from this website.

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The Readers' Voice 2010 
On line Discussion

Wuthering Heights 
by Emily Brontë

following the Convention 
A free downloadable e-Book is available here 

Articles from

Readers' Voice 
Convention 2009

can be found here.

The Readers' Voice 

Last Newsletter in this series ...

A Minute's Silence by Siegfried Lenz

You can download it here

Newsletter No. 51... CLICK HERE

Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

This Newsletter features

Kafka, Ballard 

The Metamorphosis 

Empire of the Sun

Mitchell, Yourcenar

Cloud Atlas, Memoirs of Hadrian

You can download it here

Newsletter No. 33... CLICK HERE

Previous Newsletters can be downloaded below

Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie

Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Double issue

Newsletter No. 32... CLICK HERE

The Readers' Voice

Convention Extra

Newsletter No. 31... CLICK HERE

Something to Tell You by Hanif Kureishi

Newsletter No. 30... CLICK HERE

Nights at the Circus by Angela Carter

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Newsletter No. 29... CLICK HERE

Black Swan Green by David Mitchell

Newsletter No. 28... CLICK HERE

Of Merchants and Heroes by Paul Waters

Newsletter No. 27... CLICK HERE

Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Newsletter No. 26... CLICK HERE

The Grass is Singing by Doris Lessing

Newsletter No. 25... CLICK HERE

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Authors we have read
Chinua Achebe
Chimamanda Adichie
Kingsley Amis
Martin Amis
Paul Auster
Pat Barker
Julian Barnes
JG Ballard
Saul Bellow
Heinrich Boll
Peter Carey
Lewis Carroll
Angela Carter
Justin Cartwright
J.M. Coetzee
Joseph Conrad
Anita Desai
Kiran Desai
Charles Dickens
JP Donleavy
Ralph Ellison
Hans Fallada
F Scott Fitzgerald
E M Forster
Elizabeth Grant
Graham Greene
Kate Grenville
Thomas Hardy
Ernest Hemingway
Alan Hollinghurst
Khaled Hosseini
Kazuo Ishiguro
PD James
Franz Kafka
Yasmina Khadra
Barbara Kingsolver
Matthew Kneale
Hanif Kureishi
DH Lawrence
Stanislaw Lem
Siegfried Lenz
Doris Lessing
Marina Lewycka
Amin Malouf
Hilary Mantel
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Carson McCullers
Javier Marias
Ian McEwan
John McGahern
Charlotte Mendelson
Andrew Miller
David Mitchell
Vladimir Nabokov
Irène Némirovsky
Jeff Noon
Ben Okri
Orhan Pamuk
Annie Proulx
Philip Pullman         
Ian Rankin
Philip Reeve
Philip Roth
Salman Rushdie
Jean-Paul Sartre
Gillian Slovo
Wesley Stace
John Steinbeck
Neal Stephenson
Kurt Vonnegut
Paul Waters
Evelyn Waugh
Patrick White
Jeanette Winterson
Virginia Wolf
Richard Yates
Marguerite Yourcenar