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Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler
Why We Broke Up
by Daniel Handler (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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Reality Sandwiches by Allen Ginsberg
Reality Sandwiches
by Allen Ginsberg
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
by Ken Kesey
read in September, 2014
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"One flew east
One flew west
One flew over the cuckoo's nest."

When does a novel becomes a classic? When it's digested by critics and teachers bit-by-bit. Not when it is adapted to a movie. However, I don't fully agree with the existing theory of a nove...more
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The Last Man by Mary Shelley
The Last Man
by Mary Shelley
read in August, 2014
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Critics consider The Last Man is Mary Shelley's most important novel after Frankenstein. Since I read Frankenstein, a few months back, my obsession with the author's writing style grew and I wanted gradual examine Shelley's writing by reading her oth...more
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Hagakure by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
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Hagaukure or 'In the Shadows of Leaves' is a powerful book with powerful words arranged in a manner of short anecdotes collected over a period of years covering a wide variety of subjects mostly providing an insight on the behaviour of a samurai (war...more
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Sleepless Nights by Elizabeth Hardwick
Sleepless Nights
by Elizabeth Hardwick
read in September, 2014
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Books like SLeepless Nights are not ordinary. They are written once in a blue moon, and meant to read for once in a blue moon.

It's part fiction and part autobiography, memories of an aging women in a nursing home told through story, letters, quotes,...more
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