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Sometimes a Great Notion
Sometimes a Great Notion
by Ken Kesey
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Reading Sometimes a Great Notion (I finally made it past the first 100 labyrinthine pages after many failed attempts) had such a profound impact on me; it spoke so directly to my core and to what brought me to the land of big trees and ocean breeze (I'm... (read more)

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Down and Out in Paris and London
Down and Out in Paris and London
by George Orwell
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After graduating from Eton and serving five years as a member of the Imperial Police in Burma, George Orwell went slumming. Determined to overcome his inherited middle class mores, Orwell lived in abject poverty as a dishwasher and a vagrant. Down and... (read more)

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The Edible Woman
The Edible Woman
by Margaret Atwood
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In 1968, twenty-something Margaret Atwood married her first husband; in 1969 her first novel, The Edible Woman, was published. Not only is this a remarkable read in its own right, but it's my "first works" pick because of the incredible insight I felt it... (read more)

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Slow Learner: Early Stories Tag: With an Introduction by the Author
Slow Learner: Early Stories Tag: With an Introduction by the Author
by Thomas Pynchon
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By granting absolutely no photographs, conducting scant interviews, and only choosing to speak through his agent, Pynchon (considered for the Nobel Prize in Literature) has made it clear that he wishes to be known by his words. By far, Slow Learner is... (read more)

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Drop City
Drop City
by T. C. Boyle
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In Drop City, Boyle gives us an insider's view of two very different, self-constructed realities, each with their own set of mores. From the rugged individuals eking out a living in wild Alaska to the communal hippies struggling to be "one," Boyle lays... (read more)

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Smonk
Smonk
by Tom Franklin
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Bad men and even badder women, Christian deputies and horn-dog youngins, whores, blood, and rabies — and I'm saying it's hilarious? Yes! Tom Franklin's story of bad seeds and dirty deeds is sure to please all those Deadwood fans on your list.... (read more)

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Whales on Stilts: M. T. Anderson's Thrilling Tales
Whales on Stilts: M. T. Anderson's Thrilling Tales
by M T Anderson
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Once you start you won't be able to put this book down... whales with metal stilts and laser beam eyes, a mad scientist planning to rule the world — who will stop him? Follow our fearless trio in their battle against evil.... (read more)

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The Bossqueen, Little Bigbark, and the Sentinel Pup
The Bossqueen, Little Bigbark, and the Sentinel Pup
by Sarah Clark Jordan
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When three dogs move to a new house they must adjust to their new surroundings, but are they really expected to get along with the cat? This story is about much more than cats and dogs; it is about growing up and coming into one's own, as well as... (read more)

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Wild Life
Wild Life
by Molly Gloss
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At the turn of the century, in the primeval forest of the Pacific Northwest, a fiery feminist becomes lost. Struggling to survive, night after terrifying night, she is finally rescued by... Bigfoot!? Huh? No, really — this incredible story works. Gloss... (read more)

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Postcards from Ed: Dispatches and Salvos from an American Iconoclast
Postcards from Ed: Dispatches and Salvos from an American Iconoclast
by Edward Abbey
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Got curmudgeon? Postcards from Ed is the perfect gift for that grumpy old scrooge on your list. Spanning the last 40 years of Abbey's life, this newly released collection is fascinating — giving us a deeper understanding of the man, a chronological... (read more)

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Whales on Stilts (M. T. Anderson's Thrilling Tales)
Whales on Stilts (M. T. Anderson's Thrilling Tales)
by M T Anderson
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Once you start you won't be able to put this book down... whales with metal stilts and laser beam eyes, a mad scientist planning to rule the world — who will stop him? Follow our fearless trio in their battle against evil.... (read more)

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