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Jon Scott rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Floating Dragon by Peter Straub
Floating Dragon
by Peter Straub (Goodreads Author)
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Back to Blood by Tom Wolfe
" You make a few adroit observations not just of the book but Wolfe at large. "
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Back to Blood by Tom Wolfe
"As I read "Back to Blood," I found myself wondering if Wolfe's writing style has morphed almost into a caricature of itself, or if maybe I've gotten old and cranky and don't find it that amusing anymore.

I'm sure I could read a chapter of a Tom Wo..." Read more of this review »
Strivers Row by Kevin Baker
"Kevin Baker is one of those gifted authors who recreates a time and place vividly as if his pen channels a movie camera-- Striver's Row is akin to a long cinematic prose poem about Harlem in the early 1940's. Arguably the most intriguing part of t..." Read more of this review »
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“You must write every single day of your life... You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads... may you be in love every day for the next 20,000 days. And out of that love, remake a world.”
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Jon Scott rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Art in America by Ron McLarty
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I was all over the place with this book. At first I didn't like it, then I did, and then I didn't again. If nothing else, my experience tells me Art in America is too long.
McLarty proved himself to be a capable writer and storyteller. Somehow, I felt
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Jon Scott rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Fool by Christopher Moore
Fool
by Christopher Moore (Goodreads Author)
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I have seen Christopher Moore's name on the spine of his books for many years, but I have never picked one up to read it. Honestly, it was low expectations. Where did I get them? Who knows. I've never read anything about Moore. Never heard anyone spe ...more
Jon Scott rated a book 1 of 5 stars
Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey
Wool Omnibus (Silo, #1)
by Hugh Howey (Goodreads Author)
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I read about this book as a Goodreads book of the year selection. I had never heard of it and read some of the reviews which sounded good so I went to Amazon and read some more reviews before I decided to purchase it. Wow. This book sucked. I can't r ...more
Jon Scott rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
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I was disappointed by this book. I had heard and read about it for ever and always felt guilty for not having read it. Now that I had I ask, what is the big deal?
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Ray Bradbury
“You must write every single day of your life... You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads... may you be in love every day for the next 20,000 days. And out of that love, remake a world.”
Ray Bradbury

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