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Chronic City by Jonathan Lethem
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May 26, 11

Read from March 04 to 20, 2011

With Chronic City, Lethem shows he's a real disappointment artist. It does get slightly better towards the end, and the Manhattan he conjures grows into one I would've liked to spend more time in - just not with the characters he's chosen to align with. And those interminable letters! It really makes me wonder if he blew all his talent on The Fortress of Solitude.
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MacDara Conroy Just borrowed this from the library in Blanchardstown. Which is awesome, by the way. Self-service kiosks like Star Trek or something.


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