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Erasure by Percival Everett
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Sad, hilarious, lots of fun, a reboot of attitudes about race. Loads of the f-word but I found this book in the library so it must be ok. I think its an homage to Ellison's Invisible Man but none of the reviews bring this up. It also reminds me of Ku ...more
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Top Secret Ultra by Peter Calvocoressi
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Short but very detailed.
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The Fatal Eggs by Mikhail Bulgakov
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This isn't science fiction, it is political satire, very entertaining. This translation is somewhat awkward, wish I could try a different one.
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Middlemarch by George Eliot
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This a psychological as well as historical novel, featuring an all-knowing narrator who sometimes addresses the reader directly. It works because the author has great insight into behavior and because the novel is drenched in irony, ranging from sad ...more
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Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
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Story is told from RL Stevenson's wife's viewpoint, but sometimes switches to his. Found it to be too long, especially the first 1/3, and, sorry, would have preferred a historical novel about him, not her. The interesting parts are about him and were ...more
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The Spies by Robert G. Deindorfer
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Most of the stories are very interesting.
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Redshirts by John Scalzi
Redshirts
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
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The silliest science fiction I've ever read, but it's fun.
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Bad Monkey by Carl Hiaasen
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A Haiku for Hanae by James Melville
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Info on author says he was well informed on Japanese customs and lifestyle. If you trust it as I did, the story is very entertaining.
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