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Anna Karenina
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Althea Althea said: " I tried, but I died of boredom. Woman has an affair and expects reader sympathy and attempts to cast husband as a bad man. . .I may be oversimplifying it but that's what I read. . And I didn't like her, couldn't empathise so I got bored. Bye. "

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"I got bored. Bored of her indecision and whinging. Couldn't finish it. Classic or not. Not for me" Aug 15, 2014 05:08AM

 
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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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I tried, but I died of boredom. Woman has an affair and expects reader sympathy and attempts to cast husband as a bad man. . .I may be oversimplifying it but that's what I read. . And I didn't like her, couldn't empathise so I got bored. Bye.
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
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REALLY needed a good thriller after reading a series of heavy tomes. Wow, I picked very well.
Took mew a while to get into it but when I did it lit like a firework and moved in seventeen different directions in one swoop. Pacy, intense, shocking, som
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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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Misery by Stephen King
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Another Country by James     Baldwin
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Just a relentless, intense, exhaustive, dirty and drunken tale of a selfish group of loathsome alleged friends in early 60's New York. I didn't warm to the characters, I suppose that was the intention, but their individual selfishness was overriding ...more
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Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
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Awesome! Haven't felt so engrossed in a crime novel since I devoured Patricia Cornwell books two at a time. I veered between supporting and loathing both protagonists; they were equally repulsive, damaged and fascinating. I'm not the squeamish type, ...more
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