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The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
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Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome
Three Men in a Boat
by Jerome K. Jerome
read in January, 1984
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Don't make the mistake of thinking this is a novel. It isn't. It's simply one of the funniest collections of anecdotes you will ever read. From Harris in the maze, to the story of the cheese and beyond; there is something to make you laugh out loud o...more
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S. by J.J. Abrams
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by J.J. Abrams
read in March, 2014
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I was already predisposed to like this book for various reasons. Firstly, I like "meta narratives" - books where the purported story you are reading isn't really the story at all; instead it is being told underneath, alongside or even outside the nar...more
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Among Others by Jo Walton
Among Others
by Jo Walton (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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(Add another star if you are an SF geek. You know who you are. Take one off if you think fantasy is for children. You know who you are.)

Every so often you read a book and realise that the author wrote it just for you. Not for anyone else, just for yo...more
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London Falling by Paul Cornell
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The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man by Mark Hodder
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