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"Finished one of the 2 books in this set - which includes 2 novels and 3 short story collections with approx 36 short stories. I must say it was a TERRIFIC read!! Starting with a bias towards Sherlock Holmes, considering i am ardent adorer of Hercule Poirot, i must say the character of Holmes completely turned me around." Feb 25, 2012 06:28AM


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Hyperion by Dan Simmons
" Lol, yea maybe. But it might help to go by others' reviews as well. BTW, I find the stories too long but once in, they are hard to let go. I am still ...more "
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Total Recall by Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Highly motivating, unbelievably honest - those are my words for this autobiography.

The book starts with his childhood and then goes on to illustrate Arnold's success in 4 fields - bodybuilding, business, Hollywood and politics. There are tidbits of h
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“Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn.”
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“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
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Bernard M. Baruch
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.”
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“I must have a prodigious amount of mind; it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up!”
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“Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all.”
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