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Bookworm 2013: Caught Stealin’

David Benioff’s City of Thieves was a lucky hit – picked almost at random from my mammoth “to read” pile, only later did I realize it wound up on the pile due to a recommendation by one of my good buddies. If I’d have to say which one of the books I’ve read in 2013 was the best, […]

Bookworm 2012: A Wonderful Mishap

Some books I read based on the advertising. Some I read based on recommendations. Some, however, I read because of pure, dumb, beautiful chance. Under peer pressure and a desire to keep in touch with the zeitgeist I bitched out and decided to give Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell a go. However, the book I […]

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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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