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The Interior Circuit by Francisco Goldman
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Diary of a Mad Housewife by Sue Kaufman
" This is the kind of book that I have always envied for its style which I could never pull off. You either have this talent or you don't. And Sue Kaufman has it. My best description would be "controlled stream of consciousness." This story (publish... " Read more of this review »
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Burmese Light by Tom Vater
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Golden Land, Golden Light

Stone Buddha statues poised near the golden evening glow of an intricately carved temple wall, the gleam of gold radiating from the legendary Schwedagon Pagoda that defines the Yangon skyline, a line of young nuns garbed in r...more
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The Cambodian Book of the Dead by Tom Vater
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Cambodia in Deep Noir

Maier is a private detective in the Raymond Chandler mode, broad-shouldered, perfectly trilingual, a guy who looks "a little lived in." He left Cambodia and his life as a war correspondent when a Khmer friend was blown to bits by...more
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The Devil's Road To Kathmandu by Tom Vater
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Beyond The Beach

Four guys in a van, in search of kicks on the road--a time-honored theme. But these four guys are in Pakistan, headed for Kathmandu in 1976,and their entrepreneurial instincts have kicked in hard. Their plan is to buy Afghani opium fr...more
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Losing Kei by Suzanne Kamata
Losing Kei
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One gloomy spring day I was searching the shelves of Seattle's Kinokuniya Books, hoping for something good to read. A paperback caught my eye and I examined it--Losing Kei, written by an American woman who lives in Japan. Always eager for another cro...more
Confessions of a Failed Southern Lady by Florence King
" I'm loathe to admit how much I enjoyed this, seeing that Southern humor is something I actively avoid. Somehow, though, King won me over. She manages to paint the lives of herself and those around her in a way that employs a certain element of car... " Read more of this review »
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