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The World According to Garp by John Irving
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The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy
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The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy
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Having read a lot of Stephen King, I am not as mesmerized by the frantic intensity that James Ellroy's 'The Black Dahlia' carries. However for crime noir genre, this was one of the best novels I've read in while. It was written with great insight and ...more
Every Thing on It by Shel Silverstein
“She had blue skin,
And so did he.
He kept it hid
And so did she.
They searched for blue
Their whole life through,
Then passed right by-
And never knew.”
Shel Silverstein
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Timeline by Michael Crichton
Timeline
by Michael Crichton
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A good story should explain three aspects of its premise - what, how and why. "Timeline" by the late Michael Crichton can be clearly divided into these three acts.

Its first act starts off with an ambitious "what" with a top-notch tech company’s bossy
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The Firm by John Grisham
The Firm
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And so did she.
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Then passed right by-
And never knew.”
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