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Godless: The Church of Liberalism
3.27
This book is about as accurate as The Da Vinci Code, and it would be really offensive if it wasn't so hilarious. Mostly because it's funny when you gl ...more
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Mar 26, 2008
 
Confessions of a Crap Artist
3.66
There's a great French film based on this book, too. Check out "Barjo"
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Jan 23, 2008
 
The History of Rome, Books XXI-XXX: The War With Hannibal
4.10
I LOVE this book. I first picked it up because I knew nothing about Hannibal and the elephants and I was curious. But I continued reading it because i ...more
Jan 2001
Jan 02, 2008
 
Ballets Without Music, Without Dancers, Without Anything
3.35
This books great because it when Celine really started to go nuts, but it's still well written and hilarious. It might even have my favorite first lin ...more
Jan 2003
Jan 02, 2008
 
Among the Thugs
4.06
It's doesn't matter if you could give a crap about soccer, if you're interested in mob dynamics, this is a chilling and unflinching look.
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment
3.91
I actually couldn't finish this book because it made too sad. By page 20 I was throughly depressed. But it is well written and well researched.
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Jan 05, 2008
 
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa
4.14
A nice introduction to the history of the Belgian Congo, but I felt the authors "Voice" was way too present.
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Jan 03, 2008
 
Geek Love
3.99
I liked that "circus freaks" are just like us, complete assholes. I also liked this book better in high school.
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Jan 03, 2008
 
Fable for Another Time
3.88
Celine was really getting crazy at this point, and it's just tedious to get through. For hard core fans only.
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Sickened: The Memoir of a Munchausen by Proxy Childhood
3.70
Exactly what the title says, makes you feel kind of guilty/voyeuristic when completed.
Jan 2006
Jan 03, 2008
 
The Desperate People
4.17
Insightful and sensitive with out being sycophantic. Not so much "noble savage"
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Jan 03, 2008
 
Do Penance or Perish: Magdalen Asylums in Ireland
3.52
Early history of the Magdalen Asylums. More academic than entertaining.
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Jan 02, 2008
 
The Book of Frank
3.81
Funny Ha Ha, the way "The Wasp Factory" was hilarious.
Jan 2003
Feb 26, 2008
 
A Confederacy of Dunces
3.88
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Jan 02, 2008
 
The Metamorphosis, in the Penal Colony and Other Stories: The Great Short Works of Franz Kafka
4.00
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Nausea
3.89
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Hot Water Music
3.95
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Jan 02, 2008
 
North
3.98
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Castle to Castle
3.82
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Exile and the Kingdom
3.87
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Jan 02, 2008
 
The Plague
3.96
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Mother Night
4.18
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Demons
4.23
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Crime and Punishment
4.15
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Jan 02, 2008
 
Guignol's Band, Bd.1
3.89
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Jan 03, 2008
 
London Bridge
3.83
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Jan 02, 2008
 
The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things
3.62
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Jan 08, 2008
 
Sarah
3.42
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Jan 08, 2008
 
Guignol's Band
3.80
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Jan 2002
Jan 02, 2008
 
Death on the Installment Plan
4.24
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Jan 02, 2008
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