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Starbucks Anarchist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-04-11 12:17 AM
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29. "The Unnamed" by Joshua Ferris.
"Jennifer Government" by Max Barry and "Tortilla Curtain" by T.C. Boyle are good, too.
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  -Can you recommend some books to me? La Lioness Priyanka  Mar-03-11 10:57 AM   #0 
  - i also sometime enjoy light fantasy, like the edding belgariad series  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-03-11 11:00 AM   #1 
  - i also sometime enjoy light fantasy, like the edding belgariad series  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-03-11 11:00 AM   #2 
  - Try some Richard Brautigan.  givemebackmycountry   Mar-03-11 11:02 AM   #3 
  - You beat me to it  Amerigo Vespucci   Mar-03-11 11:23 AM   #4 
  - William Gibson (I like Pattern Recognition best) and Valerie Martin.  BlueIris   Mar-03-11 11:29 AM   #5 
  - thank you so much  La Lioness Priyanka   Mar-03-11 11:35 AM   #6 
  - In a similar vein to Gibson, Neal Stephenson  KamaAina   Mar-04-11 11:58 AM   #38 
  - Anything by Ann Patchett  bif   Mar-03-11 11:49 AM   #7 
  - "How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack".  HopeHoops   Mar-03-11 12:09 PM   #8 
  - try "Game Of Thrones" by George R.R. Martin...  Rabblevox   Mar-03-11 12:21 PM   #9 
  - The Story of Edward Sawtelle.  nolabear   Mar-03-11 01:37 PM   #10 
  - I loved this book and also The Art of Racing in the Rain...  Phentex   Mar-03-11 02:32 PM   #14 
  - Tom Robbins... light/heavy, fun/funny, irreverent/raunchy, etc. etc.  MiddleFingerMom   Mar-03-11 01:57 PM   #11 
  - You can never go wrong with Tom Robbins. I'd nominate Jitterbug Perfume as his best. /nt  Rabblevox   Mar-04-11 07:53 AM   #33 
  - DUer JitterbugPerfume would surely agree.  KamaAina   Mar-04-11 04:37 PM   #43 
  - "Still Life with Woodpecker" is on my summer re-read list.  progressoid   Mar-04-11 07:53 AM   #34 
  - In no particular order...  pokerfan   Mar-03-11 02:03 PM   #12 
  - Stieg Larsson!!  GermanDem   Mar-03-11 02:24 PM   #13 
  - Random Acts of Senseless Violence by Jack Womack  MrCoffee   Mar-03-11 03:32 PM   #15 
  - You've run out of Terry Pratchet? Doesn't he write 500 books a year?  Fire Walk With Me   Mar-03-11 03:41 PM   #16 
  - Pratchett was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's a year or two  TZ   Mar-04-11 07:30 AM   #31 
     - wow. thanks for ruining my morning (nothing personal)...  Rabblevox   Mar-04-11 07:59 AM   #36 
     - !?!?!  Fire Walk With Me   Mar-04-11 01:20 PM   #40 
        - Sadly yes  TZ   Mar-04-11 05:01 PM   #45 
  - Let's see  ceile   Mar-03-11 04:03 PM   #17 
  - Did anyone actually LIKE either movie based on "The Handmaid's Tale"?  MiddleFingerMom   Mar-03-11 04:27 PM   #18 
  - If you want to laugh...I mean really, really laugh hard, you have to read  av8rdave   Mar-03-11 04:28 PM   #19 
  - YES! YES! YES!  progressoid   Mar-04-11 07:48 AM   #32 
  - Yes  taterguy   Mar-03-11 04:29 PM   #20 
  - Try something by Walter Mosley.....nt  old mark   Mar-03-11 04:57 PM   #21 
  - Nonfiction here.  Faygo Kid   Mar-03-11 04:59 PM   #22 
  - True Grit. Just finished it. Great read.  ohiosmith   Mar-03-11 05:06 PM   #23 
  - I just read Maya Angelou's "A Mercy." I thought it was brilliant.  struggle4progress   Mar-03-11 05:28 PM   #24 
  - What was I thinking? Toni Morrison wrote "A Mercy"  struggle4progress   Mar-04-11 01:06 AM   #30 
  - Between the Bridge and the River by Craig Ferguson  yankeepants   Mar-03-11 05:31 PM   #25 
  - Terri Gerritsen  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-03-11 06:27 PM   #26 
  - Also known as Tess Gerritsen  KamaAina   Mar-04-11 11:57 AM   #37 
     - You're right. i'm sorry....  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-04-11 04:31 PM   #42 
        - And speaking of Hawai'i writers, I am compelled to put in a plug for dear friend Lois-Ann Yamanaka  KamaAina   Mar-04-11 04:41 PM   #44 
  - My favorite novel: "The Seed And The Sower" by Sir Laurence Van Der Post.  Aristus   Mar-03-11 09:37 PM   #27 
  - Sue Miller is a great writer..... like butter.  applegrove   Mar-03-11 09:42 PM   #28 
  - "The Unnamed" by Joshua Ferris.  Starbucks Anarchist   Mar-04-11 12:17 AM   #29 
  - Making Our Democracy Work  ashling   Mar-04-11 07:58 AM   #35 
  - If you like Pratchett, you'll love Neil Gaiman  KamaAina   Mar-04-11 11:58 AM   #39 
  - Anything by Jasper Fforde  krispos42   Mar-04-11 04:04 PM   #41 
  - Rush Limbaugh Is A Big Fat Idiot.  edbermac   Mar-04-11 05:09 PM   #46 
  - You might enjoy Jim Butcher  timtom   Mar-04-11 05:21 PM   #47 
  - The Wind's Twelve Quarters  ornotna   Mar-04-11 05:38 PM   #48 

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