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Castles
4.15
None
not set
Oct 12, 2010
 
The Gormenghast Novels (Gormenghast, #1-3)
3.98
it was amazing
Hurray!
Dec 28, 2013
Jul 06, 2010
 
Gormenghast (Gormenghast Trilogy, Vol 2)
4.00
it was amazing
If I could afford to judge people by their opinion of a book this one just might be it.

This was 10x better than Titus Groan. Or perhaps I was simply m
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Jun 02, 2010
May 09, 2010
 
Titus Groan
3.90
it was amazing
Titus Groan is quaint. Where can I even begin?

Descriptions, detail-- it was amazing. Peake can take a whole page to describe the position someone is s
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May 10, 2010
Apr 18, 2010
 
The Castle
3.97
did not like it
Perhaps if I were introduced to this book in the way some of Kafka's acquaintances were-- with Kafka reading it out loud and everyone, including Kafka ...more
Aug 04, 2010
Jul 22, 2010
 
Great Expectations
3.74
it was amazing
So many people seem to say that Dickens is too wordy, or simply boring, but try as I might I simply don't see it. I'm genially surprised how much I li ...more
Jul 31, 2010
Jun 23, 2010
 
The Keep
3.43
really liked it
Foremost, this book was a complete surprise to me. I didn't know much about it, I just got it on impulse because the setting was a castle (and I reall ...more
Aug 02, 2010
Jul 29, 2010
 
Titus Alone (Book three of Gormenghast Trilogy)
3.44
really liked it
I met this with mixed feelings and finished it with not much of a resolution in that regard. :/

This is the third book completed by Mervyn Peake, cente
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Jul 08, 2010
Jun 22, 2010
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