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Nico by Richard Witts
" No one remotely like her.

You can have Adele and Amy and Lady Gag-Me-With-A-Spoon. I'll keep the Marlene Dietrich from Mars
On the Move by Oliver Sacks
" http://gaycitynews.nyc/exemplary-life...

("The Exemplary Life of Oliver Sacks" Gay City News May 15, 2015)
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
" As Nabokov points out Emma doesn't just read trashy novels. She reads good ones as well. But she reads everything for cheap thrills alone. Literature ...more "
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
" The stalker/killer's handbook. The Holy Testament of psychotic narcissists. "
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls by Peter Biskind
" Essentially it's a lot of gossip.

The best decade for American film was the 1930s.
David Ehrenstein and 2 other people liked Tosh's review of The Lost Weekend:
The Lost Weekend by Charles Jackson
"An interesting and reflective book about intense drinking. Neither a cautionary or a book to scare you away. I suspect most who have read this book has either a drinking problem themselves or know someone who is deeply infected by the demon alcoho..." Read more of this review »
David Ehrenstein and 2 other people liked Tosh's review of Flats & Quake:
Flats & Quake by Rudolph Wurlitzer
""Flats" and "Quake" - two novels in one volume, and both are end of the world narratives. One (Flats) is more reflective than the other (Quake), which almost reads like a zombie story. Of the two, I prefer "Flats," mostly due to its quietness and..." Read more of this review »
The Motion Of Light In Water by Samuel R. Delany
"Simply my favorite work of gay autobiography. Delany's experience may be unique as a gay, African-American writer of science-fiction in the 1960s. I mean, to be regularly published. Or not. What do I know? Only that this memoir is endlessly fascin..." Read more of this review »
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