International Review of Education

, Volume 61, Issue 3, pp 431–433 | Cite as

Reading circles, novels and adult reading development

By Sam Duncan. Continuum/Bloomsbury Academic, London/New York, 2012, 220 pp. ISBN 978-1-4411-7315-7 (hbk), ISBN 978-1-4725-3014-1 (pbk), ISBN 978-1-4411-7233-4 (e-PDF), ISBN 978-1-4411-0758-9 (e-PUB)
Book Review


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  3. Long, E. (2003). Book clubs: Women and the uses of reading in everyday life. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ministère des Enseignements SecondairesNiameyNiger

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