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The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.84
If you know me personally or almost personally, then you should be aware that I am quite mad. I have a heavy obsession with the alphabet, inventing bi ...more
Jan 29, 2011
Jan 20, 2011
 
The Underground Man
3.79
I got this book from my library because it said it was nominated for Booker Prize and I just wanted some real literature and not the fluff that my lib ...more
Jul 29, 2009
Jul 26, 2009
 
The Wasp Factory
3.87
I knew nothing about this book when I started reading it. Banks mentioned he decided to write 'what he knew about' in order to get published, so I exp ...more
Mar 19, 2010
Mar 12, 2010
 
Despair
3.93
The first part of it was tedious. I could see Nabokov was a great writer but still, it was tedious. I struggled through first 80-90 pages and was awar ...more
Sep 03, 2009
Aug 23, 2009
 
A Spot of Bother
3.45
Firstly, I'd like to point out I have NOT read The Curious Incident.. but given the hype surrounding the author I was expecting big things.
To be hone
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Dec 09, 2009
Nov 29, 2009
 
El túnel
4.04
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Jul 26, 2009
 
Regeneration (Regeneration #1)
4.02
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Jul 26, 2009
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