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American Tabloid
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Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff
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Why the furor?

Wolff can certainly write. I don't really know what all the furor was about. There wasn't much of anything in here that hadn't already been in the Times or the Post. Even the stuff that was clearly guesswork and supposition certainly ra
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American Tabloid by James Ellroy
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I really enjoyed this book. Parts of it were surprisingly moving. There's a passage towards the end that had Doc Holliday playing the piano at a Christmas Eve party that made my chest swell and my breathing hitch. It was also fun that I heard Val Kil ...more
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The Reason You're Alive by Matthew Quick
The Reason You're Alive
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Uhh...

I'm pretty conflicted about this book. I liked it. Then I didn't like it. Then I liked it again. Then I wasn't sure if I liked it or not. Then it was wrapping up and I had tears running down my cheeks. So there you have it.
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The doctors were giving me the mushroom treatment—keeping me in the dark and feeding me bullshit.
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