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David Peterson David Peterson said: " Really, if someone can tell me, I'd like to know why this book is one of my favorite ever. It's not just because I'm racist, is it?

It sometimes borders on the sappy, but it never falls over. I don't think the use of colloquial dialects is that amazin
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Swann's Way by Marcel Proust
" you're crazy. best. book. ever. oh, but this translation sucks. "
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Swann's Way by Marcel Proust
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Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
" fuck. yes. read it asap. but wind up bird chronicles more asap if you haven't read it. "
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The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett
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I'm trying to find things about Southern California culture to appreciate.

Since the hard-boiled detective novel came out of SoCal, I'm trying it out. I liked the movie China Town, so why not?

Well, this book did not blow me away. Noir film has been re
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
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Really, if someone can tell me, I'd like to know why this book is one of my favorite ever. It's not just because I'm racist, is it?

It sometimes borders on the sappy, but it never falls over. I don't think the use of colloquial dialects is that amazin
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The Colorado Kid by Stephen King
The Colorado Kid
by Stephen King (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2007
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Airplane read. Actually not as good as I would've expected. It had been a long time since I read a Stephen King book. Why three stars then? Books are like teachers. I can never manage to fail them...
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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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i realized in talking with simone the other day that i need to reread this book. remember the eating competition? i don't, but i remember my friend matt frank describing it to me. i should reread matt frank, also. i am a forgetful person
A History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
" i absolutely love bertrand russell, for the exact reason that he's such a great writer. i think i'll pick this up, though i'm really in more of a j.k. ...more "
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Harry Potter y la Camara Secreta by J.K. Rowling
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