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The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
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Apr 13, 2012

bookshelves: to-read

I'm going to be honest, this doesn't sound like a book I would normally be into. Buttttt since it's from J.K. of course I am going to read it. I am sure it will be brilliant.

Side note: Anyone else think of Hot Fuzz when reading the description? Just a little?

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Emma I'm glad i'm not the only one, first thing i thought of when i read the description!!

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Laura Yes! Definitely reminds me of Hot Fuzz!

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Kara yes,this was actually the first thing I thought of, lol

Tanja Ha! Me too! :)

Peumali Yep. Same here :D

Maddison Dru "For the greater good!"
Haha yeah! I'm glad I'm in good company with this thought.

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Sasha Hot Fuzz was definitely the first thing I thought of when I was reading the synopsis-- glad I'm not the only one!

TimeyWimeyBooks OMG, me too. And then I couldn't tell anyone because none of my have seen it.

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Lyndsay Yes. I read the description adn i pictured that town. I hope there is a journalist who dies b/c of typos. that would just synch it for me

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Taylor That is the FIRST thing I thought of!

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KA Yes. Yes I did. (That and Midsomer Murders, which Hot Fuzz clearly owes a lot to.)

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Maddison Dru Never heard of it, I'll check it out

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Kana But this.....there's no.....magic. :( :whimpers:

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Viktor Wase Haha, i thought i was the only one :P

Nenia *The Flagrant Liberal* Campbell OMG YES I TOTALLY THOUGHT HOT FUZZ

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Aphantom'sbrain No. Hot Fuzz was actually funny and competently written.

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