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The Thieves of Manhattan by Adam Langer
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“To do good work one must eat well, be well housed, have one's fling from time to time, smoke one's pipe, and drink one's coffee in peace”
Vincent van Gogh
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Super-Cannes by J.G. Ballard
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2.5 stars.

There was something missing from this plodding, at once obtuse and 'super' obvious, effort from J.G. Ballard.

About 100 pages too long, the tale of corporate (societal) corruption / perversion, subsumation and (not quite) messianism, not on
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The Appointment by Herta Müller
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This was a difficult one to get through. I went and wavered back and forth, in and out of comprehension, much like the narrative itself - and internally kept telling myself, "Nah. What's the point?"

The point is, though, there is no "point". Accept th
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The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester
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