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Par Lance

Par Lance is where I come to talk with my friends, mainly to discuss books. 

Par can mean at face value,and Lance is just me.


From the Oxford English Dictionary:

Parlance /'pa:l(Ə)ns/

noun [mass noun] a particular way of speaking or using words, especially a way common to those with a particular job or interest: dated terms that were once in common parlance | medical parlance.

origin late 16th cent. (denoting speech or debate): from Old French, from parler 'speak', from Latin parabola 'comparison' (in late Latin 'speech').

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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas - John Boyne The story of Auschwitz: told as never before

It is light. It is funny. It is deep. It is sad. It is dark. It is serious. It is naïve. It is simple. It is complex. It is tragic. It is all of these, and much, much more.

The horrors of Auschwitz are seen through the naïve eyes of the Commandant's ten-year-old son, Bruno.

Don't let me tell you any more about it. Just read it. You won't regret taking me up on this recommendation: I promise!