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The Hungry Girls and Other Stories by Patricia Eakins
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the monstrous and very hungry girls eat dirt and plow fields; men come to live in their bodies. the abandoned wife wears the skins of snakes - snakes who her recognize her grace, even as a beggar. these little dog-things aid in copulation. those stra ...more
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The Old Order by Katherine Anne Porter
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She has a way with words!

5 stars for all six of the connected stories from The Leaning Tower. Taken separately, they are each wonderful. "The Source" and "The Old Order" detail the last years of a strong-willed grandmother, matriarch of her clan, and
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Fancy Froglin's Sexy Forest by James Kochalka
Fancy Froglin's Sexy Forest
by James Kochalka
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DЯUNK REVIEW #?

adorable little frog has a boner and is excited to share it with his friends, which include a lisping bunny rabbit, a butterfly, and you the reader. kinda mean how he refers to his adorable bunny friend who definitely knows his name as
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Starlight by Mark Millar
Starlight
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a very strong 4 stars for issue #1. a story both melancholy and wondrous. Millar parallels the current life of an old man in the prosaic here & now, mourning his beloved wife and missing his self-absorbed sons, with that old man's fabulous earlie ...more
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The 13 Clocks by James Thurber
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click clack, he has a knack
his talent's in his words
glips and glops, his story pops
eerie and absurd

frip frap, a pretty death cap
fairy tales must be dark
snip and snart, and as for the art
it's vivid yet quite stark

tick tack, the prince comes back
but wi
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Lovers Living, Lovers Dead by Richard Lortz
Lovers Living, Lovers Dead
by Richard Lortz
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she's not from this world, she's from her own world, a world of bizarre things and bizarre practices. a father who loved her, all too well. a trunk in the attic, locked, full of secrets. costumes and roles and personas, put on and taken off, whenever ...more
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Fireworks by Angela Carter
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gorgeously written, mind-bending, appalling, cruel, ambiguous, stark, lush, radiant, sepulchral. all of my favorite things! in different combinations, of course. nine stories from one of my favorite writers; all of them interesting, many of them utte ...more
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The Tokyo Zodiac Murders by Soji Shimada
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The Tokyo Zodiac Murders by Soji Shimada was born under the Sun Sign Aries in 1981; its original name is Senseijutsu Satsujinjiken, which can be roughly translated as "Zodiac Murder Magic". Those born Aries are Cardinal signs whose element is Fire; t ...more
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Bear Island by Alistair MacLean
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TO BORE OR NOT TO BORE, THAT IS THE QUESTION!

"thriller" plot: Not Boring

murder mystery elements: Not Boring

the answer to the mystery: Not Boring!

doctor/secret agent protagonist: Sorta Boring except when he's being sarcastic, which happens a lot fortu
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Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman
Call Me By Your Name
by André Aciman (Goodreads Author)
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call me by my name, call you by your name; call you by my name, call me by your name. I am he as you are he as you are me and we are all together. Aciman's style is both dreamy and microscopic: lovely long sentences describing a place, a series of fe ...more
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