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Harvey and Lee by John     Armstrong
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Wake Up, Sir! by Jonathan Ames
Wake Up, Sir!
by Jonathan Ames
read in February, 2016
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I'd write a review of this but Harvey and Lee: How the CIA Framed Oswald just arrived in the mail so I have to Get Busy.
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Destiny Betrayed by James DiEugenio
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I've listened to so many hours of Mr DiEugenio, all the free audio he's blessed us with, that I almost felt compelled to grab his book. But, as luck would have it, it was not readily available new so I had to buy a used copy. Guess I owe Mr DiEugenio ...more
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The Tin Drum by Günter Grass
The Tin Drum
by Günter Grass
read in January, 2016
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Wrong book at wrong time, perhaps. I was browsing for some time at a small independent bookstore, and used the bathroom, and was feeling a vague obligation to buy something. Too European, too out there, premise beaten to death (drummed to death?).

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The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald
The Emigrants
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On the Yard by Malcolm Braly
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I'm loathe to give five star reviews to consecutive books. Perhaps I'll dock the previous book a star. This was very, very strong. Good work sir.
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