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A Postmodern Belch
3.72

A few weeks ago, a Mr B. May sent me a putrid decaying fungus on behalf of author M.J. Nicholls. The specimen in question is languishing on my shelf o
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Dec 07, 2012
Oct 17, 2012
 
The Love-Artist: A Novel
3.27
Why was Ovid, the most popular writer of his era, banished to the remote town of Tomis in the Black Sea from the seat of the Empire's power, Rome, and ...more
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Oct 11, 2010
 
What Pooh Might Have Said to Dante and Other Futile Speculations
4.18

Goodreads, and GRers themselves, fundamentally inspire the reading of books and the writing of reviews and the interactions that occur as a result of
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Dec 02, 2012
 
The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook, a Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal
3.46
This is not a high energy book!

You'll have a much better time watching the movie The Social Network (I did, on the plane, from Munich to Singapore),
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Jan 16, 2011
Jan 22, 2011
 
The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East
4.01
Fairly meticulously researched. What is refreshing in this madness is that Tolan tells the story through the eyes of real people and lets the reader d ...more
Apr 10, 2012
Nov 21, 2010
 
The Midnight Disease: The Drive to Write, Writer's Block, and the Creative Brain
3.88
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Jan 2010
Oct 26, 2012
 
The Agony and the Ecstasy
4.10
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Oct 12, 2010
 
Through the Dark Labyrinth: A Biography of Lawrence Durrell
3.72
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Oct 11, 2010
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