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The Man in the High Castle
3.82
None
Feb 16, 2015
Nov 26, 2014
 
The Talented Mr. Ripley (Ripley, #1)
3.91
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not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do
4.23
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not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
Underground: The Tokyo Gas Attack and the Japanese Psyche
3.88
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not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
The Killer Inside Me
3.92
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Jan 2005
Nov 01, 2007
 
The Day of the Locust
3.80
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Jan 2000
Nov 01, 2007
 
The Night of the Iguana (Acting Edition)
3.82
None
Jul 2007
Dec 05, 2007
 
The Name of the Rose
4.08
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Apr 2008
Mar 24, 2008
 
Cannery Row
3.99
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not set
Mar 25, 2008
 
Cat's Cradle
4.18
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not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
Peking Story: The Last Days of Old China
3.91
None
May 2005
Mar 25, 2008
 
Mildred Pierce
3.92
None
Jan 2004
Apr 01, 2008
 
Miss Lonelyhearts/The Day of the Locust
3.94
None
Jun 30, 2008
Jun 17, 2008
 
Savage Art: A  Biography of Jim Thompson
4.10
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not set
Nov 02, 2014
 
The Postman Always Rings Twice
3.81
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Sep 29, 2008
Sep 23, 2008
 
In Cold Blood
4.02
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not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
True Grit
4.11
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Oct 17, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
 
Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1)
3.85
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not set
Nov 02, 2014
 
Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths
3.89
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not set
Nov 02, 2014
 
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
4.09
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Sep 23, 2008
Sep 09, 2008
 
Stevens: Poems
4.30
If I were to focus my energies on poetry, I would be an acolyte of Wallace Stevens. This collection strikes me as a solid introduction to his works, a ...more
Jul 2006
Oct 29, 2007
 
The Quiet American
3.95
Graham Greene wrote books that some Americans would call "lit-er-chure". He wrote other books that were, to use his own term, "entertainments". The Qu ...more
Oct 2004
Oct 30, 2007
 
The Annotated Lolita: Revised and Updated
3.86
What more can be said of Lolita? If you haven't read it, read it. It's an amazing novel, a three hundred page wrestling match with Humbert Humbert, a ...more
Apr 2007
Oct 30, 2007
 
Hotel Iris
3.32
Hotel Iris is deceptive in so many ways. Mari, the narrator, is brimming with deceptions small and large to keep her overweening mother at bay. The ot ...more
Nov 07, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
 
Rickshaw: The Novel Lo-t'o Hsiang Tzu
3.70
The Grapes of Wrath set in Beijing, but without the stratospheric commentary from Steinbeck's godlike narrator. Rickshaw is, as the forward points ...more
May 2005
Mar 25, 2008
 
Hamlet
3.99
I've discovered the Signet Classics Shakespeare editions to be satisfying versions of the Old Man's stuff. They're thoroughly glossed and annotated, t ...more
Nov 2007
Oct 29, 2007
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