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Berzerker by Theo Cage
"Chilling! And that's not just down to the wintry landscape. Berzerker (a Norwegian word for crazy person ) is a small town which is being used as a research centre for GMO foods, with young local boys as the guinea pigs. The research goes horribly..." Read more of this review »
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Samantha is 13% done with The Serpent Sword: The best strategy is simply to kill the bastards!
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
" There's alot of external pressure to read and enjoy a bestseller. I usually agree with readers, but I'm enough of an individual to not always go along ...more "
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The Pickup by Nadine Gordimer
"Description: When Julie Summers's car breaks down on a sleazy street in a South African city, a young Arab mechanic named Abdu comes to her aid. Their attraction to one another is fueled by different motives. Julie is in rebellion against her weal..." Read more of this review »
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Vertigo by W.G. Sebald
" Thanks, Seemita and I'm glad we think alike about Sebald. "
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Stoner by John Williams
" Thanks so much for your kind comment, Himanshu. Stoner is at the top of my list of favorites. I only hope that showed... "
Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters
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John Grisham
“Appalachia was Appalachia, regardless of boundaries someone had set an eternity ago. A land of breathtaking beauty, of steep hills and rolling mountains”
John Grisham, Gray Mountain

W.E.B. Du Bois
“Believe in life! Always human beings will progress to greater, broader, and fuller life.”
W.E.B. Du Bois

Harper Lee
“Autumn was her happiest season.”
Harper Lee, Go Set a Watchman

Thomas Hardy
“She heard footsteps brushing the grass, and had a consciousnesss that love was encircling her like a perfume.”
Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd

Haruki Murakami
“Like dry ground welcoming the rain, he let the solitude, silence, and loneliness soak in.”
Haruki Murakami, Kino

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Short Story Anthologies. Here's the place to read and discuss them.
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59543 21st Century Literature — 2016 members — last activity 5 hours, 0 min ago
For people interested in keeping up with the modern literary classics. We will be reading fiction and fine literature from 2000 to present, with the i ...more
122453 The Fyodor Dostoyevsky Group — 261 members — last activity Jul 29, 2015 03:23PM
We are dedicated to discussing books by one of the greatest Russian writers ever. But 2014 will be focused on conducting a joint reading of 'The Broth ...more
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We read challenging novels that depart from the standard forms of narrative fiction. We explore various types of fiction including stream-of-conscious ...more
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