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"This isn't the volume I'm reading. Although, Mine is 3 volumes of two abridged volumes apiece. It's Proustian in it's scope but definitely worth the r...more "
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - all... by Edward Gibbon
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"Nobody has mentioned Gurney Halleck? His skill with both Knife and Balliset are unparalleled. Plus, the way that ropy inkvine scar moves when he laugh...more "
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Will Shortz Presents The Little Black Book of Sudoku by Will Shortz
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A quick and dirty Sudoku tutorial to follow:

This book contains 400 total puzzles. There are 4 different categories of difficulty: Light and Easy, Moderate, Difficult and Beware Very Challenging. I'm on the Difficult ones. I got this book on Memorial...more
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Puppet by Joy Fielding
" A fast fluffy read, the writing trite and predictable enough to elicit eye rolling. The mystery part of the story line created enough tension to keep me reading. "
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Spook Country by William Gibson
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So here is Gibson's latest. I think it came out in '08 or '07. Gibson had to re-invent himself sometime ago when we all realized that the mona-lisa neromancer bit was getting recycled, and dare we say trite. Gibson wrote a few amazing reads which def...more
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Hinterland by James Clemens
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This book is a follow-up to Clemens' surprisingly gripping Shadowfall. While not as mile-a-minute, Hinterland does fairly well at keeping up the action and suspense, albeit with a slow beginning. The imagery is quite compelling however, and Some of t...more
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Rubber Helicopters (Parenting & Families)
1 chapters   —   updated Dec 04, 2008 03:55PM
Description: A true story written on and about being completely out of your mind on robotussin. Published in the Spleen Quarterly; January 1st, 2001. It reads like kafka and brautigan in a knife fight. Ok, it definitely isn't that good. But wouldn't it be awesome if it was?
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For those attempting the crazy feat of reading all 1001 books! For discerning bibliophiles and readers who enjoy unforgettable classic literature, 1001...more
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