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Geek Love by Katherine Dunn

Want to read something completely unlike anything you’ve read before? Not in format or style, necessarily, but in imagination anyway. If so, you need to pick up Katherine Dunn’s novel  292 more words

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Geek Love by Katherine Dunn

The Binewski’s are a self-made freak show of a traveling carnival.  Arturo, the water boy, has flippers rather than arms and legs, Iphy and Elly, the signing Siamese twins, who tend towards brutal battles between themselves, Oly, the disappointing albino hunchback, and Chick, who looks completely normal but has a gift that could make or break the family.   425 more words

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Weekend Special - Famous Books That Can Be Read This Weekend

“Books are our best friends”. Yeah, we know how much it is true for those who love reading books and novels. Reading books is a passion for few folks as it gives an immense feeling of satisfaction and the joy that can’t be described in words. 477 more words

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Have You Hugged a Geek Today?

For years geeks, or nerds if you prefer, have been outcasts.  In movies we are portrayed as comic relief, the joke, and even the weird person.   941 more words

Geeks

Star Trek TNG Season 3: My Top 5 Fave Episodes

As my husband and I are going through our second full watch of Star Trek as a couple, I thought it would be fun to report on the highlights along the way. 504 more words

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Book Review: “Geek Love” by Katherine Dunn

“‘I get glimpses of the horror of normalcy. Each of these innocents on the street is engulfed by a terror of their own ordinariness. They would do anything to be unique’” p.319.

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Gretchen Reads: Geek Love By Katherine Dunn

A sideshow carnival tale, with a touch of magic and a main character who’s a bald, albino, hunchback dwarf, radio host. How could I NOT love this book? 218 more words

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