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White Teeth by Zadie Smith
"Of (Mad) Mice and (English) Men

I was ordering coffee a couple of weeks ago, holding White Teeth, and the barista asked me what it was about. I'm just a couple of chapters in, I told him, so I'm still working that out. Having finished the novel now..." Read more of this review »
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White Teeth by Zadie Smith
"Didn't get very far in this book despite it being incredibly well-written at a sentence-by-sentence level and hilarious at a paragraph level. The scenes with dialogue were spot-on and had me rolling in the aisles. But there is basically no plot, s..." Read more of this review »
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White Teeth by Zadie Smith
"I'm conflicted. (As usually I am with books.) I loved the writing and the characters, and how I grew to dislike every single one of them (I'm afraid I am a tiny little bit Chalfenesque). But there were long passages where I wondered, what exactly..." Read more of this review »
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
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The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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Perfume by Patrick Süskind
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I read this book quite a while ago, in Dutch, and I was completely taken in by its descriptions of smell and movement, the senses of our earliest childhood. Besides, I found its thorough cynicism refreshing. For instance, the description of a young w ...more
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