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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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Fruit of the Lemon by Andrea Levy
Fruit of the Lemon
by Andrea Levy
read in January, 2011
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Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama
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This would be an engrossing memoir even if it weren't written by the president of the United States, but the fact that it was brought me such delight that I almost ran out of places to pinch myself. The prose is fantastic; the voice is even, unpreten...more
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Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Revolutionary Road
by Richard Yates
read in January, 2009
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Well, this was a well-appointed little torture chamber of a book! Though it is certainly worthy of its reputation as a forgotten classic. Throughout the first hundred pages I was thinking to myself, "This is so excellent. Why is it not required readi...more
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The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud
The Emperor's Children
by Claire Messud
read in December, 2008
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These people are so mean to each other, who gives a shit? Not me.
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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If you haven't read this book since high school or college, read it again immediately, because it's perfect, and I guarantee you missed 90% of it the first time, even if you loved it then.
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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again by David Foster Wallace
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Tell Me How Long the Train's Been Gone by James Baldwin
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Not as awesome as your average Baldwin fare, but when your average hovers within the "astoundingly prophetic work of piercing literary genius" range, I guess you can afford to strike below the mark every now and again. Baldwin is my all-time no-conte...more
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"Actually, I recommended it, but I'm afraid us funny, un-sum-up-able ladies have a tendency to run together (not to make light of Ryan's Alzheimers, wh...more "
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