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Choke by Chuck Palahniuk
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The Price of Inequality by Joseph E. Stiglitz
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Kill City Blues by Richard Kadrey
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The mayhem continues...It is at least as good as his previous one and the scenes in Kill City gave me the creeps.
Laughed out loud on multiple occassions and couldn't put it down.
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Karoo by Steve Tesich
Karoo
by Steve Tesich
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Well, that was a bit of a surprise... I bought this book because I liked the cover (yes yes, i know) and (to my defense) the first page. Other than that I had no idea who Steve Tesich was.

The characters are well-developed - in my head I saw Mr. Karo...more
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The Circle by Dave Eggers
The Circle
by Dave Eggers
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Not really original in its ideas but the execution is excellent. Not a far of dystopia like 1984 or Brave New World, but all very subtle with good intentions across the board. Slightly predictable but it reads away rapidly so it's not like you have t...more
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