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"I've read about a third of this book plus a couple more chapters, but I'm not going to finish it. None of her recommendations tell me why I should want to put these unpleasant people in my head. Why should I live with them long enough to finish any of the books she recommends? Ugh." Aug 08, 2018 11:19AM

 
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Lucy Lucy said: " I don't like first-person present-tense narratives, but I like the author so I'll persevere, though it may be slower going than usual with her. "

 

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Not my favorite of the graphic novels. I have difficulty telling characters apart in the artwork and I really dislike the depictions of Molly.
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