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When You Are Engulfed in Flames
4.04
liked it
When I first started reading this book, I found myself disappointedly thinking that it was just more of the same from David Sedaris - stories that eit ...more
Aug 2008
Apr 26, 2008
 
Things I've Learned from Women Who've Dumped Me
3.36
liked it
I was expecting much more from this book. Edited by Ben Karlin - former editor of The Onion, former executive producer of The Daily Show and co-creato ...more
Mar 2008
Feb 10, 2008
 
Lust and Other Stories
3.71
really liked it
I don't know what I expected when I started reading this book, but it wasn't for little pieces of my soul to be eaten away as I finished each story. S ...more
Feb 2008
Feb 09, 2008
 
Listening Is an Act of Love: A Celebration of American Life from the StoryCorps Project
4.27
liked it
Listening Is an Act of Love is a book of short stories that are filled with slices of everyday life, from normal, everyday people, just like you and m ...more
Sep 2008
Jan 31, 2008
 
Not a Chance: Fictions
4.33
really liked it
Not a Chance is a book of short stories filled with yearning. Yearning to find something or someone so much that it puts you off-kilter. Enraged. Lost ...more
Sep 2008
Aug 27, 2008
 
I Was Told There'd Be Cake
3.45
did not like it
I'm putting this book down because I have no interest in finishing it. Don't get me wrong - it's kind of funny - but in the way that getting a little ...more
Oct 2008
May 26, 2008
 
Cathedral
4.30
really liked it
This is a compilation of strange, melancholy, and at times gut wrenching short stories by Raymond Carver. It's the first thing I've read by him, and I ...more
May 2008
Feb 15, 2008
 
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (Scary Stories, #1)
4.06
really liked it
I loved these books when I was little. The four-star rating is what I would've given it when I was ten.

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3.72
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4.09
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3.78
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4.08
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3.95
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3.97
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Oct 25, 2007
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