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October Dreams by Richard Chizmar
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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
The Handmaid's Tale
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Atwood is a powerful writer and her dystopian view of the future is a disturbing one. Definitely some uncomfortable content in here, but I plan on reading more if her in the future.
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Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba
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This is a deeply inspirational book. As soon as I finished reading it I pulled up the TED talks he has done ( I love TED) so that I could continue experiencing the story. I would strongly recommend this book to aspiring inventors, engineers, artists,...more
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
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Another book checked off of the ap list. Joyce is an incredible writer, but I'm not a fan of stream of consciousness writing and honestly didn't give put too much effort into appreciating this book.
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Sons and Lovers by D.H. Lawrence
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Creepy book. Read it because it was on the ap list I've been working my way through.
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Red Rising by Pierce Brown
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I absolutely loved this book in an escapist, dystopia kind of way. It has all of my favorite things about Enders Game (especially the way the main character exploits peoples' preconceptions about the rules) and The Hunger Games (although I can't full...more
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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
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Moby-Dick; or, The Whale by Herman Melville
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I wish I could make/read a "good parts"version of this book. It really has its redeeming moments, especially toward the end when they are getting close to actually seeing the whale...but alas I read the unabridged version in my quest to read the ap l...more
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A Delusion of Satan by Frances Hill
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The Middle of nowhere: A silly story in installments (Humor)
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Description: Written in off hours from classes by Kinsey and Lindsey (patterned heavily after the writing style of Philip Ardagh) You can check out more of our stuff at http://nerdwriters.wordpress.com/
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