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holiday reading

NYT: Can you judge a president by what he is reading? As has been reported, President Obama’s vacation reading includes a Lou Cannon biography of Ronald Reagan, another president who was confronted with a divided Congress. But the White House said today Mr. Obama also brought two novels: “The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet” by David Mitchell, a well-reviewed historical romance about a Dutchman in Edo-era Japan; and “Our Kind of Traitor,” by the spy novelist John Le Carre.


1 Response to “holiday reading”


  1. 1 vitaminlover
    January 1, 2011 at 2:46 pm

    You’ve heard the old saying-“Readers are leaders”. I rest my case. We have a leader for sure!


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