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"I wouldn't say there's a hugely compelling narrative. Something to dip into after a whiskey...great passages of thought here, though, once I get back into it." Jan 10, 2015 05:01AM


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Rude Bitches Make Me Tired by Celia Rivenbark
"The other reviewers pretty well covered it. I was excited for a modern take on basic etiquette but this book didn't really teach me anything. Sometimes she was very funny, but over all I was disappointed. "
Rude Bitches Make Me Tired by Celia Rivenbark
"I had just read and thoroughly enjoyed Hyperbole and a Half and Let's Pretend This Never Happened and came across this book at the library. Profanity and hilarity? YES PLEASE! I started reading it and was immediately put off by her snootiness but..." Read more of this review »
Rude Bitches Make Me Tired by Celia Rivenbark
"I believe this is the first time I've been completely turned off by a book in its foreword. The author very clearly told me that I was not her intended audience on page xii. (The fact that the contents page -- at least in this version -- gets the..." Read more of this review »
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Total Recall by Arnold Schwarzenegger
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I'd take much of this with a pinch of salt, however this remains a fascinating read which provides a stupendously detailed account of Arnie's career and life before, during and after the movies. An engaging, personal style keeps it easy to flip the p ...more
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Magic Words by Lance Parkin
Magic Words: The Extraordinary Life of Alan Moore
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Delirious look at Alan Moore's epic career. Gorgeous format of book, too, lovely to hold and to enjoy. Lots of anecdotes and information about Moore's progress, some old some new information here but all presented with artwork snippets (all black and ...more
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