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Frank Roberts

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“…Henceforward everything moves on shifting levels – our thoughts, our dreams, our actions, our whole life. A parallelogram in which we drop from one platform of our scaffold to another. Henceforward we walk split into myriad fragments, like an insect with a hundred feet, a centipede with soft-stirring feet that drinks in the atmosphere; we walk with sensitive filaments that drink avidly of pa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 13, 2012 05:29 • 95 views • Tags: chester-himes, dr-seuss, faulkner, fiction, henry-miller, jackass-on-a-camel, profanity, reinaldo-arenas, writing
Average rating: 4.60 · 5 ratings · 1 review · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
Jackass on a Camel: Fossils...
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell
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Alien by Alan Dean Foster
" Jasmine wrote: "Your review is so funny! Thanks for sharing! :)"

Glad you had fun with it Jasmine!
Hairdresser on Fire by Daniel  Levesque
Hairdresser on Fire: A Novel
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Alien by Alan Dean Foster
" Erin (Paperback Stash) wrote: "Andrea ❤Ninja Bunneh❤ wrote: "Alien is one of my all time fav movies (the whole series of them actually). Now I'm curio ...more"
The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells
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The Invisible Man is character orientated in its own way, but by taking a distant tone to illustrate the isolation of genius from society, the corruption of power. HG Wells makes sure the man isn’t even that likeable, although of course m..." Read more of this review »
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The Flesh Eaters by L.A. Morse
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The Flesh Eaters by L.A. Morse
The Flesh Eaters
by L.A. Morse
read in October, 1980
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Got this priceless trash gem from my big cousin, Paul, when I was 12. It was exactly what a kid going through the weird rebirth of puberty needs to read - in a couple of days I was brought fully up to speed on gore, porn, family unity, the history of ...more
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“¿Por qué estamos aquí nosotros, y no los neandertales? [...] fuimos afortunados por haber estado en los lugares adecuados en los momentos oportunos.”
Clive Finlayson, The Humans Who Went Extinct: Why Neanderthals Died Out and We Survived

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