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"Damned" by Chuck Palahniuk (2011)

“Are you there, Satan? It’s me, Madison.”

Regardless of where you stand on the issue of religion, the idea of eternal torment and torture is not one you’ll be much keen on. 830 more words

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[730] Still Alice - Lisa Genova

” Is the part of my brain that’s responsible for my unique ‘me-ness’ vulnerable to this disease? Or is my identity something that transcends neurons, proteins, and defective molecules of DNA? 506 more words


Salman Rushdie - The Satanic Verses (1988)

Valance had started out in advertising and his vocabulary had never recovered from the blow.


Just Going for a Cabbage by Diane M Dickson

When she left home Briony hadn’t meant to leave so – well, quite so permanently.  She went to the shop to buy a cabbage. A medium sized drumhead was what she had in mind, although in fairness there was an option for cauliflower. 705 more words

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Upcoming release of Go Set A Watchman - Harper Lee

Go Set a Watchman is set during the mid-1950s and features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later. Scout (Jean Louise Finch) has returned to Maycomb from New York to visit her father Atticus. 246 more words

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The Magus by John Fowles

Title:  The Magus

Author:  John Fowles   

Call #: FOW

A disillusioned young college graduate wanders upon the estate of a wealthy recluse on an island in Greece. 54 more words

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Salman Rushdie - The Satanic Verses (1988)

…what you believe depends on what you’ve seen,–not only what is visible, but what you are prepared to look in the face,–…