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Laura Laura said: " Trying to expand my brain a little this year. I think I may have bit off more than I can chew with string theory though. "

 

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Parallel Worlds by Michio Kaku
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Trying to expand my brain a little this year. I think I may have bit off more than I can chew with string theory though.
Laura rated a book 2 of 5 stars
The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West
The Day of the Locust
by Nathanael West
read in November, 2009
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I had heard this book referenced so many times, usually when people are talking crap about Hollywood, that I thought I would finally read it and see what all the fuss is about. Although I did find it amusing that many of the same caricatures are as a ...more
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Sum by David Eagleman
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Fun, quick read. 40 different vignettes about possible afterlives which are funny yet often poignant, giving various insights into the human condition. Written by a neuroscientist, many of the tales have a scienc-y bent, but are also very philosophic ...more
I'm with the Band by Pamela Des Barres
" oooh... I've always wanted to read this, terrible writing or not. Sounds juicy :) "
Laura made a comment on her review of Let the Right One In
Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
" Uh, yes. They REEAALLLY talked about it. I'll explain offline so I don't ruin it for everyone.
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Laura rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
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Dark and Disturbing. Horribly bleak portrait of Sweden. But an excellent vampire story. A couple of the “disturbing” parts were a bit too disturbing to me (I hope they do not make it into the movie because picturing it in my mind was enough – don’t n ...more
Laura made a comment on Sarah’s review of Stress
Stress by Jack Canfield
" You have a black belt in Tae Kwon Do???? Remind me to stay on your good side ;) "
Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
" That would be awesome if I could borrow it!! Thanks! "
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Dogtown/Soultown by Mercedes Lambert
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Good L.A. crime noir with nice twist that most of the characters are women. Also liked that the main character and the author both went to UCLA Law School and the main character was a young, blond, only child, just out of law school, a bit cynical an ...more
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