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Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs: A Low Culture Manifesto
3.74
Anything that calls itself a "low culture manifesto" is really one of two things; 1) an emotional teenager trying to write his/her first novel 2) a mi ...more
Oct 2007
Oct 10, 2007
 
Sideways Stories from Wayside School
4.12
I just finished reading it to my little cousin that just moved here from Taiwan. She is 11 years old but loves this book, after all it is her first ch ...more
Mar 24, 2008
Mar 10, 2008
 
Edmund and Rosemary Go to Hell: A Story We All Really Need Now More Than Ever
3.69
It was the title that first attracted me to his comic/graphic mini novel. It's a tale about a couple that is exasperated from senseless consumerism, f ...more
Mar 24, 2008
Mar 10, 2008
 
Push
3.79
Push is written as a fiction but it is as real as the poverty and educational gap that is widening in America. Set in Harlem, NY in 1980s, Sapphire te ...more
Oct 2007
Sep 19, 2007
 
Eleven Minutes
3.70
uncompelling story about love, sex and desire told through Maria, a prostitute (of course she's young & beautiful) but written by a man. can't say ...more
Nov 2007
Dec 25, 2007
 
Darger: The Henry Darger Collection at the American Folk Art Museum
4.47
After watching the documentary on Henry Darger's life, In the Realms of the Unreal, I became an obsessed fan. knowing his amazingly sad life story is ...more
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Dec 19, 2007
 
The Republic of East L.A.
4.03
i love short stories. vivid, touching, and funny. because it is set it LA, i recognized street names and places, and got a tiny taste of LA's cultural ...more
Jan 2007
Dec 19, 2007
 
Housekeeping vs. the Dirt
3.90
only hornby can compile his monthly book reviews and sell it as a book. witty, observant, and fun to read.
Dec 2007
Dec 25, 2007
 
Bodega Dreams
3.85
The Great Gatsby - Spanish Harlem style, done well.
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Dec 19, 2007
 
1984
4.10
life is made clear through fantastic realism
Jan 2008
Dec 25, 2007
 
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
3.82
i wish i wrote this
Jan 2008
Dec 25, 2007
 
Collected Fictions
4.59
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Jul 21, 2008
 
Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American People
4.05
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Sep 19, 2007
 
Parable of the Sower (Earthseed, #1)
4.13
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Sep 19, 2007
 
Great Leap Forward / Harvard Design School Project on the City
3.74
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Sep 19, 2007
 
Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel
4.16
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Sep 19, 2007
 
The Cost of Living
4.03
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Sep 19, 2007
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.66
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May 2001
Sep 19, 2007
 
The Elements of Style
4.17
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Jan 23, 2008
 
Plain Style
3.91
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Jul 28, 2008
Mar 10, 2008
 
On Photography
3.85
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Sep 19, 2007
 
The Colonizer and the Colonized
4.05
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Sep 19, 2007
 
Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography
3.96
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Oct 05, 2007
 
Kannani and Document of Flames: Two Japanese Colonial Novels
3.86
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Sep 19, 2007
 
The God of Small Things
3.88
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Sep 19, 2007
 
A Stew or a Story: An Assortment of Short Works
3.81
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Mar 10, 2008
 
A Year in Japan
4.02
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Sep 19, 2007
 
The Corrections
3.75
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Jan 10, 2008
 
Black Skin, White Masks
4.23
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Sep 19, 2007
 
Me Talk Pretty One Day
3.95
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Oct 10, 2007
Sep 19, 2007
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