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William William said: "I didn't know much about Scientology before reading this book, other than it was a slightly weird 'religion' that had something to do with aliens and that L. Ron Hubbard might have started it on a bet. But Going Clear sheds some light on the newest o...more "

 
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William William said: "So I was not in love with this book, as much as I wanted to be, because I have a couple of friends who claim Murakami as their favorite writer. This is the first of his novels that I read. Hard to say whether it was the book, or my limitations or pre...more "

 

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Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
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Road Dogs by Elmore Leonard
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Elmore Leonard goes back to the Out of Sight well with a sequel based on the further adventures of the Sweetheart Bandit, Jack Foley. Facing thirty years for his part in the events of that novel, Foley befriends a Cuban murderer and real-estate mogul...more
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The Song is You by Arthur Phillips
The Song is You
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Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
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"Blade Runner is a great film on its own merits. I think it's a rare kind of adaptation--more inspired by the novel than adapted from it, and not afrai...more "
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The Fever by Megan Abbott
The Fever
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Going Clear by Lawrence Wright
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I didn't know much about Scientology before reading this book, other than it was a slightly weird 'religion' that had something to do with aliens and that L. Ron Hubbard might have started it on a bet. But Going Clear sheds some light on the newest o...more
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Under the Skin by Michel Faber
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Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
Sharp Objects
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Competently plotted potboiler. Sharp Objects is southern gothic lite--a prodigal daughter returns to her small, insular hometown to report on a story about the murder of a young girl and the subsequent disappearance of a second. To do so, she has to...more
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Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart
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Super sad to see this book lumped in with Divergent and The Hunger Games as 'dystopian fiction' by GoodReads since Shteyngart's sights are set so much higher--although his novel does feature a hot young female lead.

Parts of his bleak forecast seem g...more
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