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The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
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In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
In Cold Blood
by Truman Capote
read in July, 2014
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Regardless of the recent claims that the book isn't as "immaculately factual" as Capote always maintained, I still enjoyed it.
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Dracula by Bram Stoker
Dracula
by Bram Stoker
read in July, 2014
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I wanted to like this novel -- I really did.

Unfortunately, I just couldn't get into it. The pacing was terrible; it dragged and dragged, and I'd read for what felt like hours, only to find that I had only progressed 1% or 2% on my Kindle version of...more
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Brokeback Mountain by Annie Proulx
Brokeback Mountain
by Annie Proulx
read in July, 2014
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Just as heartbreaking as the film.
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The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
The Wasp Factory
by Iain Banks
read in March, 2014
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Mikebfd is finished with The Wasp Factory: Predictable (although there was another, even more predictable way it could have gone...despite being the more predictable outcome, I'm inclined to think it would have been the better outcome, too), and I would have preferred more from the ending, which was a bit abrupt, but otherwise, a good and interesting book.
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This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
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Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
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