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Northern Lights by Tim O'Brien
Northern Lights
by Tim O'Brien
read in May, 2009
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
The Road
by Cormac McCarthy
recommended for: Those capable of finding something redeeming within 256 pages of suffering and emptiness.
read in January, 2009
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Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker
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Into the Forest by Jean Hegland
Into the Forest
by Jean Hegland
read in January, 2009
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World Made by Hand by James Howard Kunstler
World Made by Hand
by James Howard Kunstler
read in January, 2009
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I appreciate Kunstler's attempt to take his ideas from The Long Emergency and create a plausible storyline about life in the not-too-distant future. Kunstler's The Long Emergency is an excellent, well-researched wake up call to America about the cons ...more
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Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Revolutionary Road
by Richard Yates
recommended for: Products of suburban Connecticut. People who just turned 30.
read in January, 2009
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Yeah, you could go watch the movie, but the book is so good I think I'm going to skip the movie altogether. And Kate Winslet's voice in the trailer is super annoying, not at all the April Wheeler I envisioned.

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The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman
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Milan Kundera
“And therein lies the whole of man's plight. Human time does not turn in a circle; it runs ahead in a straight line. That is why man cannot be happy: happiness is the longing for repetition.”
Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Wendell Berry
“The promoters of the global economy...see nothing odd or difficult about unlimited economic growth or unlimited consumption in a limited world.”
Wendell Berry, Another Turn of the Crank

Haruki Murakami
“A certain type of perfection can only be realized through a limitless accumulation of the imperfect.”
Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore

David Mitchell
“What is any ocean but a multitude of drops?”
David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

Umberto Eco
“This, in fact, is the power of the imagination, which, combining the memory of gold with that of the mountain, can compose the idea of a golden mountain.”
Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose

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