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The Space Merchants by Frederik Pohl
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A clever writer without a great story.
Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion
" ...quite simply, I was in love with New York. I do not mean "love" in any colloquial way, I mean that I was in love with the city, the way you love the first person who ever touches you and never love anyone quite that way again. I remember walkin... " Read more of this review »
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Under the Dome by Stephen King
Under the Dome
by Stephen King (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2013
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Alien kids justifiably hate New England.
Bread by Jeffrey Hamelman
" Frustrated trying to find a decent loaf of Rye—like my grandmother used to make—I decided to do it myself. I've used the King Arthur whole-grain book, but Jeffrey Hamelman's second edition is far superior.

It gives scale weights and baking percenta... " Read more of this review »
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War with the Newts by Karel Čapek
War with the Newts
by Karel Čapek
read in April, 2013
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Translated by M. & R. Weatherall.

This book took me way too long to get through, mostly, I think, because the translation is so dated. Otherwise, it's a great satire of capitalism, western civilization, the early 20th century, communism, yeah all...more
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A Dance with Dragons by George R.R. Martin
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The Alienist by Machado de Assis
The Alienist
by Machado de Assis
read in September, 2012
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Started off slow, I thought, but was very funny and insightful by the end. Machado de Assis shows his intelligence, spunk and creativity by making fun of a lot of groups, traditions, and ideas.
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