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Suttree by Cormac McCarthy
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A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
A Long Way Down
by Nick Hornby
read in October, 2013
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Writing is like sex. First you do it for love, then you do it for your friends, and then you do it for money.Virginia Woolf
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If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.Virginia Woolf
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The Cider House Rules by John Irving
The Cider House Rules
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read in March, 2013
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The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
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Suttree by Cormac McCarthy
Suttree
by Cormac McCarthy
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Arthur Schopenhauer
“Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.”
Arthur Schopenhauer

Oscar Wilde
“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”
Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

Kate Atkinson
“She should have done science, not spent all her time with her head in novels. Novels gave you a completely false idea about life, they told lies and they implied there were endings when in reality there were no endings, everything just went on and on and on.”
Kate Atkinson, Case Histories

Mark Twain
“Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.”
Mark Twain

Kurt Vonnegut
“I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all.”
Kurt Vonnegut, The Sirens of Titan

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A group for people who enjoy the books and essays of Pulitzer Prize winning author Michael Chabon. All are welcome
12350 The Importance of Reading Ernest — 276 members — last activity Jul 13, 2014 08:06AM
A book club for those who want to read and talk about Hemingway's work. We'll read a new novel or short story collection every month and talk about it...more
6609 Denis Johnson — 15 members — last activity Jun 09, 2010 12:55PM
Anything about Denis Johnson, if you're an avid fan or even just passing by you are welcome to come share what you think about this amazing author. Op...more
25x33 The Vonnegut Reading Group — 326 members — last activity Aug 01, 2014 02:24PM
Reading every Kurt Vonnegut novel and short story collection....in the order is was written!
25x33 The Stars at Noon — 1 member — last activity May 02, 2011 01:34AM
A place for fans of Denis Johnson to meet and talk about his writing.
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