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Jamie Jamie said: " I was really excited to stumble on this collection of essays and letters by one of my favorite writers on the craft of writing, but it doesn't quite live up to my hopes.

I haven't read the whole book yet, but the parts I have read are like meeting a
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Europe Between th...
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Underworld
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Jamie Jamie said: " I used to look at this thing at bookstores and laugh at the sheer size of it. Then I read the first few pages, about packs of kids crashing the gates at the '51 New York Giants/Brooklyn Dodgers pennant game, and found Delillo just nailing the prose, ...more "

 

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Absolution by Olaf Olafsson
Absolution
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Lush Life by Richard Price
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro
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Chronic City by Jonathan Lethem
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Happy Isles of Oceania by Paul Theroux
" I think questioning his finances is perfectly reasonable. He does it all the time with the various characters he meets, teasing out the different ways ...more "
Jamie made a comment on Nick’s review of The Black Book
The Black Book by Orhan Pamuk
" Good luck with this one, I got seriously bogged down in it. Unlike the brilliant and snappy plotting of Snow I just got completely bogged down in the ...more "
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Wedding of the Waters by Peter L. Bernstein
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Jamie made a comment on Nick’s review of Oracle Night
Oracle Night by Paul Auster
" One star? Come on, it wasn't like there were serious spelling or grammatical errors in there. You're just being overly dramatic. "
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Vol. 1 by Hayao Miyazaki
" I actually read this years ago as an undergrad, but rated it recently because I was talking with friends about favorite graphic novels and no one knew ...more "
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