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Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami
" nah fair enough. I stopped reading him when "his thing" became "his shtick." Kafka on the Shore was weak! And his devotees are super annoying. But I d ...more "
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The Calling by Inger Ash Wolfe
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The End by Salvatore Scibona
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Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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this review is actually intended for the new translation by that celebrity translation couple, for some reason couldn't find it on goodreads. anyway, hadn't read it since high school. surprise surprise, it's still good.
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The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon
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Free Food for Millionaires by Min Jin Lee
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I had been waiting for a long time to read the book. It was a page turner, peopled by overachieving kalbi eaters (my kind of people), full of sex, and ultimately... not all that. Actually it was kind of weak. Maybe it's me, but major plotlines involv ...more
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Managing the Dragon by Jack Perkowski
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The author of this book was the subject of the book "Mr. China" which is one of the so-called classics in the foreign-guy-doing-business-in-China genre. Jack Perkowski's book is surprisingly well (ghost)written and entertaining, with an account of ea ...more
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Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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tender indeed.
Atonement by Ian McEwan
" you shall, my child. "
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"Kingdom of the Egg" part 1 (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:32PM
Description: The egg prince of the powerful kingdom enacts a desperate plan to end the war. (originally published in The Berkeley Fiction Review)
"Kingdom of the Egg" part 2 (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:32PM
Description: The egg prince of the powerful kingdom enacts a desperate plan to end the war. (cont'd) (originally published in The Berkeley Fiction Review)
"Kingdom of the Egg" part 3 (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: The egg prince of the powerful kingdom enacts a desperate plan to end the war (the thrilling conclusion). (originally published in The Berkeley Fiction Review)
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