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The Old Man and the Sea
3.74
did not like it
Worst book ever.

Just throw the fucking fish back in. Fuck.
Jan 1999
Nov 28, 2007
 
Tuesdays with Morrie
4.07
did not like it
Schmaltzy and horrible.

Whatever. I wanted Morrie to die the whole time I was reading the book so it would end already.
Jan 1999
Nov 28, 2007
 
On the Road
3.64
did not like it
Totally rambling and dull. It was a struggle to make it through to the end.
Jan 2000
Nov 28, 2007
 
A Confederacy of Dunces
3.89
did not like it
Most of this book was not funny at all. I don't get all the hype. I don't care if the author died a tragic death.
Jan 2005
Nov 28, 2007
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.68
did not like it
Egger's writing style is grating.

Run-on sentence. Run-on sentence. Run-on sentence run-on sentence run-on sentence. Run-on sentence? Run-on sentence!
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Jan 1998
Nov 30, 2007
 
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
3.52
did not like it
This story was the bane of my existence for 4 months.

I read the book first. It was mostly boring but I appreciated the dark, freaky aspects of the sto
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Jan 2005
Nov 30, 2007
 
I Sailed with Magellan: Stories
4.07
it was ok
The stories were well-written but Dybek's hardly the second coming of Literary Jesus. Overrated, overrated, overrated.
Jan 2005
Nov 28, 2007
 
Everything Is Illuminated
3.90
did not like it
I guess this was supposed to be funny but most of it didn't amuse me.

I liked Extremely Loud much better.
Jan 2001
Nov 30, 2007
 
Tar Baby
3.91
did not like it
Flowery prose that I have no patience for. Next!
Jan 1997
Nov 28, 2007
 
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
4.34
liked it
None
Sep 03, 2010
Aug 26, 2010
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