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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
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I've decided I don't like books about drug users. Though somewhat humorous it was mostly a waste (just as its characters)
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The Buddha of Suburbia by Hanif Kureishi
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Easy read,funny, insightful
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
What can one say about Cooper? His historical imagination is profound, his creative use of the gothic landscape is uniquely American, and his influence on plot and characterization in American fiction--including, I recently discovered, South Ameri..." Read more of this review »
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" [book:The Leatherstocking Trilogy: Last of the Mohicans makes a good western and less condesending to natives then some. I thought the book fairly wel ...more "
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Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
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Robert A. Heinlein
“Almost any sect, cult, or religion will legislate its creed into law if it acquires the political power to do so.”
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Harper Lee
“As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it—whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash”
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“Women are still in emotional bondage as long as we need to worry that we might have to make a choice between being heard and being loved.”
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