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Misery by Stephen King
Misery
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It's been a long time since I have read a Stephen King novel. As much as I love horror, I had never read 'Misery' and can't give you a good reason why. But now I can say that I have and I loved it! Talk about a story giving you nightmares. Nothing is ...more
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Blindness by José Saramago
Blindness
by José Saramago
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When a man goes blind while sitting inside his car, people assume his is an isolated case. The blind man's wife takes him to see an eye doctor to prescribe a prescription to cure his ailment. But when the wife becomes blind as well as the eye doctor ...more
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Blindness by José Saramago
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Whether you interpret it as an allegory or otherwise, you will find that most of all Blindness is about being human, and the virtues and vices that define the fundamental human nature.

In a world full of blind people, where the civilization as we..." Read more of this review »
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Blindness by José Saramago
"One by one
the people are stricken by an insidious contagion.
There is no class
no race
or religion
It strikes those in its proximity relentlessly
and indiscriminately.
Unforgivingly it takes hostage of the denizens of a town and slowly it works it way..." Read more of this review »
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
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Since I tend to have a more eclectic taste in reading material than most, I don't normally follow the mainstream reading guides and miss a lot of the more hyped up novels. However I do love to watch a good movie, so the conundrum comes when a movie i ...more
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Ghostlight by Marion Zimmer Bradley
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Thorne Blackburn was a celebrated occultist who created an enigma when he vanished one night during one of his ceremonies. His sudden disappearance haunted his daughter, Truth Jourdemayne, and become an issue of shame for her. She wanted nothing to d ...more
Ghostlight by Marion Zimmer Bradley
"Truth Jourdemayne has always hated her father, although she doesn't remember him. Thorne Blackburn was a celebrated occultist and near-cult leader of the 60's, but one of his rituals ended in the death of Truth's mother, and the disappearance of T..." Read more of this review »
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“Now we're in that sweet period where everyone agrees that our recent horrors should never be repeated. But collective thinking is usually short-lived. We're fickle, stupid beings with poor memories and a great gift for self-destruction.”
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“When I’m old and gray, I want to have a house by the sea. And paint. With a lot of wonderful chums, good music, and booze around. And a damn good kitchen to cook in.”
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“My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.”
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“Searching is half the fun: life is much more manageable when thought of as a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party. ”
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