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Huis clos, suivi de Les mouches by Jean-Paul Sartre
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Red Rising by Pierce Brown
" I was given an ARC book by the publisher for me to promote in my high school English classroom.

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I really wanted to like this because it's a whistleblower expose on the medical industrial complex and the weaknesses of psychiatry, but there are many books out there already on these g...more
Saving Normal by Allen Frances
" Frances has some very valid points, but he's in serious need of a good editor. Beyond the typos, after awhile Frances is just repeating himself. The personal anecdotes at the end are too brief and vague to illustrate any point. I feel like this bo... " Read more of this review »
Saving Normal by Allen Frances
" I was disappointed. Frances is criticizing "out of control psychiatric diagnoses" from within the system, so the findings feel bland and non-actionable. I'm more of a fan of the style of The Emperor's New Drugs by Irving Kirsch, who gets to the he... " Read more of this review »
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