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Infinite Jest
Amy rated a book 5 of 5 stars
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recommended to Amy by: some lusty lit ladiez
read in November, 2009
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Amy Amy said: " This should be a joint review for Merriam-Webster's Collegeiate Dictionary 11th edition because every 5 minutes I spend reading IJ I spend another 5 if not more trying to interpret what the hell DFW means.

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Amy rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
Infinite Jest
by David Foster Wallace
recommended to Amy by: some lusty lit ladiez
read in November, 2009
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This should be a joint review for Merriam-Webster's Collegeiate Dictionary 11th edition because every 5 minutes I spend reading IJ I spend another 5 if not more trying to interpret what the hell DFW means.

What Catcher in the Rye is to an unhappy, con
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Amy rated a book 4 of 5 stars
On Subbing by Dave Roche
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Found this on my whore-friend's bed stand. I saw the title figured it'd offer some good insight on how to "take it" and sexy stuff like that. Turns out not everything is sexual in a slut's bedroom.
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Amy rated a book 3 of 5 stars
In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson
In a Sunburned Country
by Bill Bryson
read in November, 2009
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver Sacks
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I've got my share of issues--social anxiety, mood swings, a 2-minute attention span, mommy issues, daddy issues, flatulence and sadly much worse--but at least my limbs don't have minds of their own, I'm not incorrectly diagnosed as retarded (as far a ...more
Amy rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Lord of the Flies
by William Golding
recommended for: young stoners
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I read this in one sitting in 7th grade....I got really high and COULD NOT put it down. I haven't touched it since.
Amy rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Hellions by Maria Raha
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I didn't know it was possible to get so bored reading about badass pioneering women of the 20th century. From Jane Austen to Betty page this book rambles on for almost 300 pages and reads like a freshman anthropology term paper.

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Amy rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
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Kinda like Into Thin Air meets Siddartha....Plus tea?
This was a fun interesting read about a pretty badass guy who's a better person than I'll ever be...
It's Sometimes slow--I had to trudge through a few chapters--but it's solid read.
Amy rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
The 48 Laws of Power
by Robert Greene (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2008
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The Fourth Hand by John Irving
The Fourth Hand
by John Irving (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2008
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I'm not far from the end of this book but I don't think I can finish. I'm an enormous John Irving novel and love the themes he often reuses in many of his books. Reading the 4th hand however, was boring. He really didn't introduce and new thoughts or ...more
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Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
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