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The Year of Reading Dangerously by Andy Miller
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The Road Narrows As You Go by Lee Henderson
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Us by David Nicholls
Us
by David Nicholls
read in December, 2014
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The Peripheral by William Gibson
The Peripheral
by William Gibson
read in December, 2014
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Beautiful You by Chuck Palahniuk
Beautiful You
by Chuck Palahniuk (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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While I found this entertaining, it was also a bit silly. Chuck's work is usually more insightful - this was, however, a fun read. The writing style has gotten longer - he's moved away from his usual short script to longer paragraphs. Worth a read bu ...more
Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
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A very insightful look at pallative care and how the medical industry deals with aging - both objective and deeply personal, this book is highly recommended to anyone interested or concerned about the state of care for the elderly. Great read.
Rat Queens, Vol. 1 by Kurtis J. Wiebe
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Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
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The Ploughmen by Kim Zupan
The Ploughmen
by Kim Zupan (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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Beautiful story, and I feel that there's a lot going on in here that I missed. Great writing - I believe this is Zupan's first book, and if it is then he should keep writing.
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I Never Liked You by Chester Brown
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More of Christopher's books…
David Foster Wallace
“How odd I can have all this inside me and to you it’s just words.”
David Foster Wallace, The Pale King

William Shakespeare
“Bid me run, and I will strive with things impossible.”
William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar

Chuck Palahniuk
“This is your life, and it's ending one minute at a time”
Chuck Palahniuk

Mordecai Richler
“All writing is about the same thing - it's about dying, about the brief flicker of time we have here, and the frustration it creates”
Mordecai Richler

Charles de Lint
“Dying doesn't end anything - it just changes where you are”
Charles de Lint