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From Dead to Worse by Charlaine Harris
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After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina and the man-made horror of the explosion at the vampire Summit, Sookie Stackhouse is safe but dazed, yearning for things to get back to normal; but her friend Quinn is among the missing.
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Message in a Bottle by Nicholas Sparks
Message in a Bottle
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"Message in a Bottle" is about a woman named Theresa, who is about fourty years old and just got over a divorce. Theresa took a vacation on Cape Cod for about a week and one morning when she was jogging along the beach, Theresa found a message in a b ...more
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No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
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I started reading this book yesterday morning on my commute to work and finished it about five minutes before i went to bed last night.
But this is much more than just a fast read. Like his book The Road, Cormac has an insane ability to create a worl
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Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
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Genius! Written in a format to mimic the bible, Nietzsche presents his ideas on mastering one’s self, will to power, and his unapologetic disgust with Christianity. This is not an easy read. I had to read it twice. I, maybe, understood half of it aft ...more
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Oedipus Rex by Sophocles
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Grim story. It started pretty tediously, actually, feeling repetetive and pompous. As the story began to emerge as to why Thebes was cursed, and as Oedipus was drawn ever closer to the ugly truth through his investigations, I did become interested (e ...more
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Love Story by Erich Segal
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Goodreads really should allow 1/2 star ratings because I give this one 3.5 stars.
My curiosity was peaked from the first sentence and aside from the fact that I'd always wanted to read this book, I carried on if only to diminish my curiosity. By all
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Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
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I had to read this for my Meta Fiction class. I really like this professor, but we don't seem to have the same taste in reading material. To him, Nabokov seems to be the closest he has to a god (he's an atheist). To me...Nabakov was boring. It is tru ...more
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