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“All you cat lovers, remember all the millions of cats mewling through the world's rooms lay all their hopes and trust in you.”
William S. Burroughs
The Cat Inside by William S. Burroughs
The Cat Inside
by William S. Burroughs
read in January, 2014
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This is a svelte little book of anecdotes from Burroughs' time at "the Stone House" and his relationships with stray cats who happened upon it. I just wish Burroughs would have neutered them! Different times.

Towards the end, when he visits the shelte
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
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“Humanity's true moral test, its fundamental test, consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals. And in this respect humankind has suffered a fundamental debacle, a debacle so fundamental that all others stem from it.”
Milan Kundera
The People of Paper by Salvador Plascencia
The People of Paper
by Salvador Plascencia
read in January, 2005
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Oh! This is so good!
Beautiful imagery, unforgettable characters...

"She was made after the time of ribs and mud. By papal decree there were to be no more people born of the ground or from the marrow of bones. All would be created from the propulsions
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The Broom of the System by David Foster Wallace
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Amber Anderson and 38 other people liked Ami's review of Boy, Snow, Bird:
Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
"This is the sort of book that you read on the subway, so engrossed that you only glance up every four or five stops. And every time you look up, you need to quash the urge to grab the person next to you and say, HOLY COW THIS BOOK IS SO GOOD YOU N..." Read more of this review »
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We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
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The First Bad Man by Miranda July
The First Bad Man
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John Updike
“We do survive every moment, after all, except the last one.”
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“Humanity's true moral test, its fundamental test, consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals. And in this respect humankind has suffered a fundamental debacle, a debacle so fundamental that all others stem from it.”
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“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
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“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That's the problem.”
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“She would've been a good woman," said The Misfit, "if it had been somebody there to shoot her every minute of her life.”
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