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I Am a Strange Loop
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"John wrote: "The naked soldiers give the camp a spartan atmosphere. Having the soldiers live naked around one another serves the purpose of underminin...more "
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
" This is a novel that blows past conventional ideas like "disbelief." Apparently humanity, a species whose only real claim to fame is war, now stinks at war, and can only be saved by a child genius who is one part prophecy, one part bad science, an... " Read more of this review »
"I kind of cringed when I went back and read my LDS comment. I only meant that the book ends with a religion that is spread via word of mouth-perhaps t...more "
"Ha ha….yeah, he’d be cool to hang out with. The weird thing is, this book gets passed around by teachers as inspirational. Yet, it’s the opposite. I b...more "
Teacher Man by Frank McCourt
" My mother-in-law loaned me this book and said it was a heartwarming story. I let the book sit on my shelf for six months until today when it was too hot to go out to the library.

I thought it was pretty boring and cheesy. It had a few good moments... " Read more of this review »
Charly and 6 other people liked E's review of Teacher Man (Frank McCourt, #3):
Teacher Man by Frank McCourt
" i hated this book. i didn't like the style of his writing. i didn't like the way he talked about his teaching and what he did in his classroom. as i kept on reading, i was just like- dude- you are not a good teacher. but maybe it's just the way he... " Read more of this review »
"Weird. I can honestly say this book had the exact opposite effect on me. (Except for a few funny parts). McCourt only seemed to use the classroom to e...more "
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The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist
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There is a certain contrarian side to me I’m not proud of. When I start to feel like I’m being preached at with some new age b.s., I rebel. Even if the new age b.s. would improve my life.
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This club is for those that are interested in developing and maintaining a text exchange system in the Detroit area. Hopefully this exchange system wi...more
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