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Les Miserables: The BookI first read Les Misérables in high school, back in 1992 or 1993, after discovering the musical. The 2012 movie rekindled my interest, and I re-read it with an entirely new perspective, writing commentary as I went.

After finishing the re-read, I started a new project: Watching and reviewing the various movie adaptations (and parodies)!

What’s New: Orson Welles’ Les Misérables Radio Play (Review)

»Commentary on the Book. Start with Part 1: The Bishop! or look through the list. Popular posts include Waterloo, This is the End, and Sunday in the Park with Fantine.

»Reviews of Adaptations : Movies, comics, parodies, stage. Highlights include the 1978 Perkins/Jordan movie, the 1998 Neeson/Rush movie, the Classics Illustrated comic book, and of course the 2012 film of the musical.

I used to run a Les Misérables fan site here from 1995 until 2000 when I had to take down most of it. Then in 2013, I wrote some reviews and started commenting on the book at my main blog, K-Squared Ramblings. I’ve since moved all that material over here.