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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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King of the Screwups by K.L. Going
King of the Screwups
by K.L. Going (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2009
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What is there to say about a book that kept me reading despite the fact that half of its elements do not work? The main character is likable, as are some of the secondary ones. But the father is completely one-dimensional, the mother is stretched too...more
Leap Day by Wendy Mass
Leap Day
by Wendy Mass
read in January, 2009
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Wendy Mass has written some wonderful books, but this is not one of them. At best, it's an idealized view of a "typical" suburban 16-year old's life--one where nothing major really goes wrong, where her worst problem is that her father makes an unexp...more
Ignatius MacFarland by Paul Feig
Ignatius MacFarland: Frequenaut!
by Paul Feig
read in December, 2008
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More annoying than entertaining. I got halfway through, but couldn't finish it.
Never Trust a Dead Man by Vivian Vande Velde
Never Trust a Dead Man
by Vivian Vande Velde
read in December, 2008
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A very uneven mish-mash of humor, mystery, and magic. The most annoying part of the book is the main character's naivete. He is constantly 2 steps behind everyone else. He has to ask about things that are obvious to the reader. He makes bargains with...more
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Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Unwind (Unwind, #1)
by Neal Shusterman (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2008
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An imaginative and intriguing page-turner, with a sympathetic main character and two very appealing sidekicks. The basic idea--that parents can retroactively abort their children before the age of 18 and donate all their body parts for transplants--i...more
The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
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The Trial by Franz Kafka
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
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