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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
by Andy Weir (Goodreads Author)
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All you ever wanted to know about life on Mars.
Plan your vacation accordingly.
Remember: dress in layers.

Reads like a mix between a 15 year old's dream journal and a technical manual.

But seriously, this was super, duper fun. Extra Bonus: the book
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Slow Learner by Thomas Pynchon
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erock rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Catch-22
by Joseph Heller
read in February, 1993
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Catch 22.
If you haven't read it by now, you better have a good excuse.
The inability to read or your status as a comatose victim are not valid excuses. If you can't read, you should learn to read, if for no other reason than to read this book.
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The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide  by Douglas Adams
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I'm no sci-fi dork, don't get me wrong. But for those of you who read this book you finally understand why life is what it is and why you were wrong about so many things before you read this book.
I have been reading these books since I was in high s
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Samuel Beckett by Peter Boxall
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HA.
Beckett.

Ever tried? Ever failed? No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better


I was the technical director for a production of Waiting for Godot several years ago. All in all, it was a bit of a weak production except for the following diolague,
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The Barrytown Trilogy by Roddy Doyle
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I wish I were Roddy Doyle.
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Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
Breakfast of Champions
by Kurt Vonnegut
read in June, 1996
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Just read the book already. Stop wasting your time with clowns like the horse whisperer guy, or ann rynd. Read something fun by a person who is whip smart and wry and can say more in a sentence than most authors can say in a chapter.
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Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut
Welcome to the Monkey House
by Kurt Vonnegut
recommended for: the spastic
read in May, 1997
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A collection of short stories that are as smart and fast as the author himself. There are some delightful moments in these stories, some of which will stay with me forever.
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