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Bookworm 2016: The Disses

Sitting down to recapitulate the year in books, I was honestly surprised to see how many I have read this year. Well, read or attempted to read, really, sometimes just flipping through an inane novella desperately attempting to be kooky and weird straight to the end to see if it gets better (it doesn’t), other times simply […]

Bookworm 2012: Trust Me for I Can Not Lie

If you have never read China Mieville, don’t make Embassytown your first book. If you have, don’t miss it. Sure, it has its problems – I couldn’t for the life of me swallow the idea of a civilization with a means of communication that cannot comprehend, let alone utilize lying. Any sufficiently complex living creature […]

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    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
    From Eternity to Here: The Quest for the Ultimate Theory of Time
    The Ophiuchi Hotline
    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
    Green Eyes
    Crackpot Palace: Stories
    The Fractal Prince
    The Fecund's Melancholy Daughter

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