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Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
Fight Club
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I have not seen the movie, but I just finished the book and I thought it was fantastic. Not really what I expected, though. I've read reviews where the book is called a "guys' book" and I kind of understand why they say that, it's raw and brutal and...more
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12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
" This book surprised me from start to finish. First, I didn't realize it was first published in the mid 1800s-- puts much perspective to the story.

Then, I was surprised by the language complexity. In truth, the formality of the words put me at a l... " Read more of this review »
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Miss Twiggley's Tree by Dorothea Warren Fox
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The pictures sort of remind me of Fletcher Hatched or a Cranberry Thanksgiving. This is an older book, but my son really enjoyed the pictures and the story. The shy and rather odd Miss Twiggley lives in a tree house but doesn't really know anyone in...more
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Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
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A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck
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One of my favorite books. The story of two young children from Chicago who go to stay with their grandma for two weeks every summer. The local sheriff describes their grandma as a "one-woman crime wave" and she's that and so much more. Set in the Dep...more
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Beloved by Toni Morrison
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My Horizontal Life by Chelsea Handler
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