2011 100years of tolstoy ,lets have a war and peace readalong to celebrate

Now 2010-1 is Tolstoy’s centenary year he died in november 1910 ,so I ve enjoyed doing my summer Don Quixote read along I want to do a war and peace read along at start 2011 last 20 weekes I d say ,I m think of using the New ,well out in October Oxford World Classic centenary tie in updated version of the definitive translation by Louise and Amy Mandelker .Now like Don Quixote this has been one I ve started a few times but never got more than couple of hunderd pages in ,now with a nice new edition and a confidence in doing a read along I want to ,this book is the masterpiece of russian literature and I know I should have read it already and always feel a pang in my heart that I haven ‘t so if you want to join in let me know and we can wrestle through the Napoleonic wars with the Rostov’s and Bolkonskys together in the winter of 2011 guys and gals.The new edition is available in both hard and Paperback hopefully in october see here

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