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Brave New World
3.93
This book presents a futuristic dystopia of an unusual kind. Unlike in Orwell's 1984, Huxley's dystopia is one in which everyone is happy. However, th...more
May 24, 2008
Apr 17, 2008
 
The Fountainhead
3.82
I read this book for the first time when I was 16 years old, in the summer between 10th and 11th grade. Up until that point in my life, I had never qu...more
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Apr 17, 2008
 
The Picture of Dorian Gray
4.02
**spoiler alert** The story begins when young, beautiful Dorian Gray encounters Lord Henry Wotton, who becomes Dorian's friend, mentor and corruptor....more
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Apr 17, 2008
 
My Name Is Asher Lev
4.16
This is the story of a Hasidic Jewish boy, Asher, who has a gift for painting. He grows up to be a great artist, but his art is a source of anger and...more
May 18, 2008
Apr 17, 2008
 
Kafka on the Shore
4.11
Kafka on the Shore is reminiscent of Wind-Up Bird: it has a lot of the same whimsy that makes the latter such a beautiful novel. However, I found Kafk...more
May 13, 2008
Apr 17, 2008
 
House of Leaves
4.15
The house is larger on inside than on the outside. Impossible but true. At first it appears to be a difference of inches, but then the closet turns in...more
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Frankenstein
3.70
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The Power and the Glory
3.98
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Complete Short Stories (Greene, Graham)
4.12
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer
3.48
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Lord of the Flies
3.60
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
3.96
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Closing Time (Catch-22, #2)
2.97
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
3.71
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Jude the Obscure
3.78
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Apr 17, 2008
 
High Fidelity
3.95
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Their Eyes Were Watching God
3.82
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Jonah's Gourd Vine
3.94
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Moses, Man of the Mountain
3.91
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Apr 17, 2008
 
A Prayer for Owen Meany
4.21
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Apr 17, 2008
 
The Piano Teacher
3.56
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Apr 17, 2008
 
A Separate Peace
3.54
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Apr 17, 2008
 
The Awakening
3.60
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Love in the Time of Cholera
3.86
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Collected Stories
4.18
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Apr 17, 2008
 
One Hundred Years of Solitude
3.99
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Apr 17, 2008
 
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
4.18
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman
3.83
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Apr 17, 2008
 
Henry von Ofterdingen
3.63
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1984
4.09
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Apr 17, 2008
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