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Helpful votes received on reviews: 63% (37 of 59)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 62,374 - Total Helpful Votes: 37 of 59
Eventide (Plainsong 2) by Kent Haruf
Eventide (Plainsong 2) by Kent Haruf
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful, 15 May 2014
Having read Plainsong a few times over a few years, I finally moved on in the series.
Eventide is another wonderful slice of mid-West life, told in KH's simple style. Some might find the style a bit bare and simplistic; however, the great cast of characters and the way in which we come to care for them shines through.
Now, onwards to installment three in the series.
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
4.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful story. Too long, 22 April 2014
As many others have noted, this novel is far too long.
Being the only downside to a wonderful and cleverly structured story full of truly great characters and fabulous insights into the human psyche.
Sony NWZF886 32GB Web Enabled Walkman Video/MP3 Pl&hellip by Sony
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
I switched to this unit after using an Xperia P ‘Walkman’ phone as my MP3 player.
The Xperia was loaded with JetAudio music app (the software used in the highly rated Cowon players) and MP3’s ripped at 320kps to give a reasonably high quality sound. The main limitation was only 16Gb storage.

After some weeks with the NWZ, my evaluation is:

Pros:
Sound Quality. Stunning! I did try installing JetAudio (was surprised that the Sony software permitted it) but the stock NWZ software gives better sound quality. No need to play with the various equalizer settings. Just leave it on ‘ClearAudio’ alone and all is stunning.
Android OS. I was initially skeptical,… Read more

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