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monka320, January 4, 2010

For those of us who have lost all faith in contemporary fiction, there's "Middlesex," proof that there's a god, or at least a poetic muse.

"Middlesex" isn't perfect, but it's head, shoulders, and waist above most other fiction from the early 2000s. And who cares if Oprah picked it? It's still cool!

Travel from Michigan to Greece; from awkward teenhood to still-somewhat-awkward adulthood; from the mind and heart of a deeply likeable and easy-to-identify with protagonist to scenes of days long past.

Perfect for outsiders everywhere, this is one of the few books from the last ten years that's likely to still be on people's shelves decades from now.
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