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Paula made a comment on anna’s review of Atonement
Atonement by Ian McEwan
" yeah, this was a great read, lots of fantastic phrasing--the movie was ok, for a great movie from a book, check out Unbearable Lightness of Being, pro ...more"
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Great Harry by Carolly Erickson
Great Harry
by Carolly Erickson
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As usual, the book is better than the movie (or in this case, the Showtime series). I guess Showtime was worried that people wouldn't believe that H8 was one of the most talented (along with his mastery of the martial arts and horsemanship, he was an ...more
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The Secret History of the English Language by M.J. Harper
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What's great about this book is the logic behind the author's claim that English is the original language spoken by the people in England way before the Anglo-Saxons ever showed up. Harper's argument also claims that French and German are versions of ...more
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A Tragic Honesty by Blake Bailey
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Finally finished this, one of the longer books I've read (600+ pages) in a while, it cost me $2.50 in library fines (ten cents a day), what a deal. It was amazingly compelling, given that it's pretty much an endless litany of one setback after anothe ...more
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The Triumph of the Darwinian Method by Michael T. Ghiselin
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Girls Like Us by Sheila Weller
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Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
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The Mayor of Castro Street by Randy Shilts
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Patty's Got a Gun by William Graebner
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