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Beloved
3.72
Toni Morrison's Beloved is one of the greatest achievements of the 20th Century. Studying the present state of African-American existence and slavery ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
4.17
Who knew drug use resulted in behavior and experiences that are so similar to those of the mentally ill? Well, maybe it doesn't actually, but Ken Kes ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
Deliverance
3.84
Deliverance provides the ultimate study of modern man. "Where you going, city boy?" and "squeal like a pig" have both been immortalized as very unset ...more
Jun 04, 2011
Apr 22, 2007
 
Ulysses
3.72
Write a review about Ulysses? Good luck with that. Look, it is a 1000 page story about 24 hours in the life of Leopold Bloom. I once had a middle sch ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.23
I teach this one to my eighth graders. There is a good chance you read it in school yourself. So there is a good chance the joy of reading it yoursel ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
A Thousand Acres
3.77
A Thousand Acres is a severely underrated Shakespeare adaptation. I know they are a dime a dozen but this one is of great value. Like Kirosawa's Ran, ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
Ceremony
3.70
Tayo is a Native that returns to his reservation after serving the U.S. in World War II. The atrocities of war lead many of his peers to drink their ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1-3)
4.44
The Lord of the Rings is pure fantasy storytelling. J.R.R. Tolkien is not the master of metaphor. He has not brought to the table a revolutionary sty ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
1984
4.10
It sure sucks how appropriate this book is right now. The Information Age is even scarier in some ways than Orwell imagined. Like in Brave New World a ...more
Aug 22, 2012
Apr 22, 2007
 
Catch-22
3.97
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Apr 22, 2007
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