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"Yes! This list has a fifty percent bear-sex rate - I'm hoping you can maintain that even if more books are added. "
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The Bear Comes Home by Rafi Zabor
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Besides the bear sex - notably less powerful than the ursinine lovemaking in Stanley Elkin's classic The Making of Ashenden (which stands beside/behind this book the way Kafka's Metamorphosis stands with the stories of Bruno Schulz) - what makes this...more
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Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry
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Survives and yes even thrives despite referring during its horrific/ heartbreaking final chapter to someone "pharting"...Meanwhile there are good verbose books and bad verbose books and the difference between them - a difference blurred, for me at le...more
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"Beautifully simple equation, Michael. "
Josh added a status update: Hey Goodreads friends! If you like my reviews and want to read more of my writing, I'm doing a series of posts for Melville House Publishing, about translation and Russian literature. The first one is up today (7/30/12); there should be another up every Monday throughout August. So come check it out!

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"Hey Goodreads friends! If you like my reviews and want to read more of my writing, I'm doing a series of posts for Melville House Publishing, about tr...more "
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