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Little Bird of Heaven by Joyce Carol Oates
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Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee
" Horrible book. Horribly depressing. Horrible characters, dreadful story. I can't wait to forget it. "
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The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson
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I suppose the book is funny at times in a very self-conscious, self-deprecating way - makes me think of Woody Allen - but I never took to his kind of humour either. Oh dear, is this part of the Finkler question?

I got bored pretty soon.
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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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The Adults by Alison Espach
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An Evening of Long Goodbyes by Paul Murray
"Hilarious narrator. I thought the total cluelessness of Charles might start to grate, but no. Loved it. Paul Murray is a genius!"
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Skippy Dies by Paul Murray
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I just loved it. I loved it so much that once I'd finished the book, I immediately started to re-read it - something I've never done before. Partly this was because I suspected that I'd devoured it too fast and had missed little clues in the plot - a ...more
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These Things Hidden by Heather Gudenkauf
"I have been debating whether to give this book one or two stars for a while now but, in all honesty, I did not like this book. I wanted to like this book, I struggled to get to the end to see if there was some redeeming last minute revelation but,..." Read more of this review »
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