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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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Innocents by Cathy Coote
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The End of Alice by A.M. Homes
The End of Alice
by A.M. Homes
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It takes a truly titillating combination of subject matters for me to identify a work as disturbingly sexy, and dark interpersonal drives are what does it for me. The End of Alice was written for people like me, who wish more *good* authors would tac ...more
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Running with Scissors by Augusten Burroughs
Running with Scissors
by Augusten Burroughs
read in March, 2009
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I simply expected more from this memoir. At its core the art of memoir is self-indulgent, so I anticipate that at the get-go, but frankly the author of this work thought his life was more remarkable than I did. It was an odd upbringing, with compelli ...more
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The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
The Wasp Factory
by Iain Banks
read in February, 2009
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I devoured this quickly and with great satisfaction and only wished it were a more involved and longer tale. I fell in true fascination with the protagonist and the expertly crafted prose of his depraved youth and surroundings and craved more insight ...more
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Oscar Wilde
“Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace.”
Oscar Wilde, The Canterville Ghost

Chuck Palahniuk
“A girl calls and asks, "Does it hurt very much to die?"
"Well, sweetheart," I tell her, "yes, but it hurts a lot more to keep living.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Survivor

Charles Bukowski
“Love is all right for those who can handle the psychic overload. It's like trying to carry a full garbage can on your back over a rushing river of piss.”
Charles Bukowski

Chuck Palahniuk
“Find out what you're afraid of and go live there.”
Chuck Palahniuk
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Anaïs Nin
“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.”
Anaïs Nin

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