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He Ran All The Way by Sam Ross
He Ran All The Way: A Novel
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A so-so noir novel about guy running from a stick-up gone bad. It's pretty good while he's actually running and sweating all over the place, but when he holes up with the nice suburban family straight out of the desperate hours, it's time for another ...more
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I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone by Stephanie Kuehnert
I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone
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A not bad, but far from believable novel of vindication via punk rock. The younger characters are not bad, but Ms. K has zippo insight into folks over the age of 35 or so and not much of a grasp of pre-Nirvana punk culture/history.

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