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The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
by Haruki Murakami
read in September, 2011
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This was the first book I've read by Murakami. I couldn't put the book away from the beginning. Towards the end he was losing me; some of the stories didn't really make sense, or I just didn't care for the characters he was developing. Overall, a goo ...more
Invasion of the Body Snatchers by Jack Finney
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Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
Flowers for Algernon
by Daniel Keyes
read in August, 2011
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The Financier by Theodore Dreiser
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A great masterpiece by T. Dreiser. I meant to read this book ever since I was 15 or so. I'm glad I waited this long, now I can fully appreciate the style and the story line.
High-Rise by J.G. Ballard
High-Rise
by J.G. Ballard
read in February, 2011
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How weird was this book?! I've never read any of J.G. Ballard books, and I was definitely not prepared for the "High Rise" story. Creepy, weird, amusing, and most certainly allegorical tale, which makes me wonder how closely it resembles our present? ...more
White Noise by Don DeLillo
White Noise
by Don DeLillo
read in February, 2011
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What's interesting about this book is the fact the topic and the plot of it are unforeseen. Did I like the book? For the most part yes. But was I comfortable reading about people afraid of death? Definitely not. I realized that books for the most par ...more
Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
Tropic of Cancer
by Henry Miller
read in February, 2011
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I feel a little weird reading this book on a subway. I constantly think that if someone reads a fragment of it without knowing what book is it, they'll think I'm a perv... But I still greatly enjoy it.
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Diary of a Genius by Salvador Dalí
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