What Book Did You Read Last Night??? (3 Viewers)

Lili Marlene

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I know I read bits of Literary Theory but I can't remember which bits. Mormon Nailer this is going to wreck my head. Can't remember what kind of writer he was
 

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I love a lot of his stuff, and the early part of this odds and sods collection is entertaining (he's wandering around Corsica), but I'm struggling now.

Next up is one of:



or

 

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i'm not even close to being finished, but its glorious as expected.
 

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a pretty weak effort by johnson's standards. felt underwritten and half thought out. a clumsy attempt at an elmore leonard style comedy crime caper
 

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i'm reading homicide: a year on the killing streets by david simon. fascinating. i'm also re-reading blood meridian. still startling the second time around. the idea that it could be translated onto screen is laughable. can't think of a director who'd do it justice
 

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Bought this at lunchtime today
Just finished this. Very good. Pretty damming on alternative medicine, which was to be expected and hoped for (I like when my prejudices are vindicated). Very thorough, excellently written and quite approachable. Still think they could have approached it with a little more humour without risking dumbing it down (Bad Science succesfuly achieved it) and the tone they took was occasionaly irritating, but still, recommended. And thorough.

Looking for something else to read. Recommendations? No idea what sort of thing I'm up for.
 

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Reading this:



The letters from France early in the war are very interesting.

He has a pretty breezy style and is a very good observer. He manages to catch the atmosphere well with few strokes.
 

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The Thing around your neck by Adichie. Awesome short fiction. Will have to check out her novels, didn't think the would be my kind of books but after reading this I'm a total convert.
Half of a yellow sun is amazing, I love purple hibicus too.
I think you may have inspired me to go get this one, forgot how much I enjoyed her books.
 

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Read too much of this last night.
Picked it up in Borders closing down sale for €1.
Contains Banville's "I hate everything I've ever written" interview.
 

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unbearably beautiful.
Been meaning to read that for ages, will finally get off my ass now and get it...thanks.


I lost Good Evening Mr Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut while I was in the middle of it (damn bus) but i'm just after finishing this:





mmmm, nice book. Not as good as Post Office but I still really enjoyed it. I'm going to go on a Bukowski binge for the next few weeks I reckon...
 

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