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A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore
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Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
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The Circle by Dave Eggers
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Michael and 187 other people liked Stephanie Sun's review of The Circle:
The Circle by Dave Eggers
" A Review of Dave Eggers' The Circle by Google

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The Circle by Dave Eggers
" A 491 page soap box. Here's what's wrong with it, in no particular order:

(1) Not offering anything new to the conversation. I imagine I will not be the only fan of dystopian literature who will be bored and feel this is retreading old territory al... " Read more of this review »
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" The Circle is a new bay area company, but is really Google+Facebook. It dominates search and social media, has a huge sprawling campus in the south bay, and is full of intelligent, ambitious young employees. This story is I think a take on where t... " Read more of this review »
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Tai-Pan by James Clavell
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Solid book. Takes a good 100 pages to get into and used to the thick accent of Clavell gives some of his characters. He also wrapped up too many sub-plots in a jiff at the end for my taste. Still, fun read.
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Shōgun by James Clavell
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It's a good book, don't get me wrong. But, I'm not sure if it was worth the 1150 page investment. I think I enjoyed Tai-Pan more.
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