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La Vie en Prose

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Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card
The Stand
Stephen King
Cold Mountain
Charles Frazier
Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness: Zen Talks on the Sandokai
Shunryu Suzuki
Wordcrime: Solving Crime Through Forensic Linguistics
John Olsson
The Essential Tao : An Initiation into the Heart of Taoism Through the Authentic Tao Te Ching and the Inner Teachings of Chuang-Tzu
Thomas Cleary
Saiyuki, Volume 9
Kazuya Minekura
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It was enjoyable for the most part, but it seemed like the author tried too hard to put one action scene after another. A li...
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower - C.S. Forester
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Creepy in parts, but I couldn't really get into it. I can't put my finger on why, though.
NOS4A2 - Joe Hill
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This was very cute and sweet... and the author is my second cousin! The book had me laughing aloud in several places. Ah hel...
Skinny The Cat & The Magic Of Kindness - Donna Rawlins
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I was forced to read this when I was 14 in school. Hated it. I've avoided it ever since.But I finally decided to give it an...
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen, Anna Quindlen
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I've read several evil-possessed-car stories by Stephen King. This one was by far the best.
From a Buick 8 - Stephen King
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June 2013
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This book is a nerd's wet-dream. It was fun read! :DMy only big issue with it is the number of times "then" is used. It st...
Ready Player One - Ernest Cline
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This book was really beautifully written... gorgeous prose.However, I just couldn't connect with the characters or get into t...
Swan Peak - James Lee Burke
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reviewed: The Appeal
John Grisham sometimes falls into the trap of having bad characters be too bad, and good characters be too good. The charact...
The Appeal - John Grisham
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I feel a non-fiction phase coming on, perhaps expidited by my need to make up some of the IQ points I lost while reading Fift...
Bach: The Goldberg Variations - Peter  Williams
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Some of the stories I'd already read in other collections of short stories, but the ones I'd not read before (as well as most...
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales - Stephen King
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Not fabulous literature, no, but sometimes you just need a break and read something for the pure entertainment of it :)
Dearly Devoted Dexter - Jeff Lindsay
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Like Insomnia, this one started out amazing and then began to peter out. When it at first looked like everyone was being hel...
Desperation - Kathy Bates, Stephen King
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March 2013
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The good:- I love that the protagonist is a man in his early 70s. There are far too few older protagonists out there- the fi...
Insomnia - Eli Wallach, Stephen King
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