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Battambang by Ron Poulton
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The Gift of Rain by Twan Eng Tan
The Gift of Rain
by Twan Eng Tan
read in August, 2013
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A "coming of age" story about a half-Chinese, half-English boy during the Japanese occupation of Penang, Malaysia. The main character, who is an outcast due to his mixed heritage, develops a close bond to a Japanese government official and ends up co ...more
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Carte Blanche by Jeffery Deaver
Carte Blanche (James Bond)
by Jeffery Deaver (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2013
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A great thriller/spy novel with a complex plot and lots of action. Having worked in the solid waste industry, I particularly enjoyed the bad guy, an evil ruler of a trash conglomerate.
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Zero History by William Gibson
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Great writing, funny, titillating settings. But . . . too many characters, implausible plot I didn't care about.

The third in a trilogy, the book follows the chase after a niche clothing designer through the fashion netherworld. Interesting ideas abo
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The Fry Chronicles by Stephen Fry
The Fry Chronicles
by Stephen Fry
read in June, 2013
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As other reviewers wrote, the book starts out strong and gets weaker. Fry's constant self-abasement becomes annoying and snobbish.

But, the positive . . . Despite a so-so book, I love Stephen Fry, I love him and Hugh Laurie together, and I think he s
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The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi
The Windup Girl
by Paolo Bacigalupi
read in June, 2013
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The best science fiction book I've read. It's hard to believe how good this book is.

The Windup Girl is set in Bangkok, Thailand. Oil and petroleum products are no longer available. Water levels have risen, and Bangkok is protected from the rising oc
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The Accident by Chris Pavone
The Accident
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