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"Hilarious but I feel this is more of a sit down start and finish book." Sep 16, 2018 01:16AM

 
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"The dude refers to himself in the third person, All readers and subjects are male (it was written around WWI) And it's badly written. At first I blamed myself but I really broke it down - pics, charts,arrows - and nah... When brilliant writers like Calvino or Zinn write about abstract theory it's engaging. This is written masturbation. Wiki the summary. Needless to say- won't be finishing it." Oct 20, 2015 08:44AM

 
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Blood of Elves by Andrzej Sapkowski
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I would give it a 3.5. The female characters are cool but so 2D. The Witcher as a specimen is great but it reads as a regular "been there done that" Fantasy novel that is killing the genre: trolls- check elves-check humans are idiots-check. I am intr ...more
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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
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Needs another listen. It's 5 chapters - I wish it had been broken down into smaller bite size bits. Voice of Bryson is great and his humor still shines through in this book despite the Scientific topic. Highly recommend.
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What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton
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I laughed a lot which was the most surprising part. She is hilarious.

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The entire time I read this I was like "Holy shit! WHAT!???!!" and "Ummm - really? I don't know enough to comment on this..."

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Shortest Way Home by Pete Buttigieg
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It is a slow start - he is very literary in his technique but there is a beauty to it when you see how he ties the ideas in a chapter together. His narrative is similar to Rachel Maddow's news telling - circular. The chapter on his husband w
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It is a slow start - he is very literary in his technique but there is a beauty to it when you see how he ties the ideas in a chapter together. His narrative is similar to Rachel Maddow's news telling - circular. The chapter on his husband w
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The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher
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The last two lines of this book.... golden! The only other person who makes me cry and laugh AT THE SAME TIME (besides Trevor Noah).
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The last two lines of this book.... golden! The only other person who makes me cry and laugh AT THE SAME TIME (besides Trevor Noah).
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