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The Circle

Title: The Circle

Author: Dave Eggers

Rating: 5/5

Review: Engrossing read that talks about merits & demerits of advancement in technology & Internet.
Transparency and Privacy are two sides of the same coin. 45 more words


Summer Reading So Far

School is fine and dandy, but good lord, does it ever interrupt your life. I regularly am unable to join in the reindeer games my friends partake in as I have too much studying etc. 552 more words


A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

I’d read this book years ago but I got the audiobook in a Humble Bundle recently and decided to give it a listen.

Holy crap, the narrator did the book so much justice. 91 more words


Book 09: The Circle

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Title: The Circle

Author: Dave Eggers

Genre: Sci-Fi, contemporary,

Summary: Who doesn’t dream of landing a job as high-end, high-paying, and high-flying as Mae’s after graduation? 715 more words

Book Review

Short Stories: The Best (And Least) of THE BEST AMERICAN NONREQUIRED READING 2011.

Every year The Best American Series publishes a group of books anthologizing short fiction in every form of genre. While delving into the year’s best short fiction or short mysteries is always a treat, … 586 more words

Book Review

A Short Film Review: "Francis"

Not too long ago the NPR radio program This American Life asked six writers to come up with short stories with the theme of “adventure” as their prompt. 242 more words


135 Journals Book Club: The Secret Miracle: The Novelist’s Handbook, Edited by Daniel Alarcon



The award-winning Edwidge Dandicat (Krik? Krak! and other fiction) was just one of the novelists interviewed for this book (David Shankbone via Wikimedia Commons)

The Secret Miracle is an excellent book for any budding—or working–novelist to read. 706 more words