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The Boondocks: Public Enemy #2
4.34
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Hellblazer: Fear and Loathing
4.13
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Hellblazer: Haunted
4.18
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Jan 17, 2008
 
The Truth About Diamonds
3.01
Read this on a lark and... yeah, I regret it.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Hairstyles of the Damned
3.70
Suburban 90's love-lorn punk-rock teen angst written in a diary-esque style.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Birth of a Nation
3.67
East St. Louis secedes and renames itself "Blackland." Not as good as "The Boondocks."
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Jan 17, 2008
 
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (Tucker Max, #1)
3.52
The extremely entertaining real-life exploits of a boozing/womanizing asshole, really hard to put down.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Body Piercing Saved My Life: Inside the Phenomenon of Christian Rock
3.57
I read this with the morbid curiosity one would have when checking out stuff on Nazi Germany or snuff porn.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Hellblazer: Rake at the Gates of Hell
4.15
All of the Constantine collections are cool if you enjoy British horror detectives who smoke and use black magic.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Fool the World: The Oral History of a Band Called Pixies
3.90
Fantastic chronicle of one of my favorite bands ever, as told by the band members, fans, other musicians, rock critics, etc.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Angels & Demons  (Robert Langdon, #1)
3.79
Yeah, I would probably never read anything else from this type of genre, but I'll read whatever Dan Brown puts out next.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
3.71
I was out of books, saw it at a friend's house, and wanted to see what all the hype was about. Superbly entertaining, whatever.
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Jan 17, 2008
 
The World of Chas Addams
4.43
Bizarre one-panel comic strips from the cartoonist who inspired "The Addams Family." Kind of like a goth version of "The Far Side."
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
4.27
I was never that into Batman, but this is a neat story of a 60-year-old Bruce Wayne coming out of retirement and fighting Corporate America pawn Super...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
The Alphabet of Manliness
3.71
Undeniably funny manual of masculinity from the guy who writes "the best web site in the universe," featuring chapters such as "I: Irate," "L: Lumberj...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
In Life, First You Kick Ass: Reflections on the 1985 Bears and Wisdom from Da Coach
4.17
Da coach reminisces about the entire superbowl season, every game and all the colorful players provide fodder for a ton of fun stories to delight the...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Regulators
3.48
Totally lame, the only Bachman book I can say that about. Some kid uses his evil powers to make his action figures real and they blow up a suburban st...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit
3.94
A gorilla teaches this guy over numerous lectures about how--surprise, surprise--humans are really doing a number on mother nature. Oddly compelling (...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Only Revolutions
3.19
WTF? I gave up after reading 32 pages of each side of the book, which I guess was supposed to be some sort of free-form jazz poetry or something. The...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Republican Like Me: Infiltrating Red-state, White-ass, And Blue-suit America
3.58
Leftist goes undercover at various conservative gatherings, hangs out at pro-life rallies, repeatedly yells, "Wake up, America!" at NRA meetings, and...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Sin City, Vol. 1: The Hard Goodbye (Sin City, #1)
4.15
These are all pretty sweet. If you flip through one, you can see that the movie literally took the direction and exact shot set-ups from the comic pan...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
4.05
The basis for "Blade Runner" is mostly about a guy who "retires" renegade androids in a future city that most everyone has left. It's not as action-pa...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Cell
3.58
Surprisingly violent for late-period King, featuring a zombie holocaust brought on by a world-wide wireless phone call; only those without a cell rema...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Dermaphoria
3.82
Chemist designs a new wildly popular street drug that makes your skin feel really good or something, then he has to win back his girlfriend and not go...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
The Running Man
3.72
Insanely fast-paced tale of a dystopian future where the class struggle results in things like a reality gameshow in which a massive prize is awarded...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Thinner
3.56
Totally bad-ass, basically the perfect book. A fat-ass lawyer accidentally kills an old gypsy's daughter with his car while getting head from his wife...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Goodnight Steve McQueen: A Novel
3.38
Louise Wener, former singer of the 90's brit-pop band Sleeper, shines in her second novel, about a guy in his late-20's who has to choose between his...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
4.01
Incredible fake oral history of a world-wide zombie takeover, and humanity's eventual war to reclaim the Earth. Narrators switch from a doctor in a sm...more
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Jan 17, 2008
 
Confessions of a Teen Sleuth: A Parody
3.20
My sister and I used to read the newer Nancy Drew books in grade school (just one of the many things wrong with me), and I thought this looked like fu...more
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Jan 17, 2008
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