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"' 'So physically small, so temperamentally unobtrusive, and so neurotically inarticulate' that people tended to forget that her presence ran counter to their best interests, Joan Didion slipped herself into the heart of the Sixties ... Read More...>>

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In American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis imaginatively explores the incomprehensible depths of madness and captures the insanity of violence in our time or any other. Patrick Bateman moves among the young and trendy in 1980s Manhattan. Read More...>>

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It made me feel like a real Boston girl. I made sure I got everybody spelled right
and turned it in before the deadline, but Flora handed it back without even
looking at what I'd written. Some big advertisements had just come in and they
had to ... Read More...>>

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“Well, I haven't quite thought that through, but let's face facts— the original
scientists, the architects of the Sixth Idea, whatever it is, all worked for the U.S.
government and lived here unmolested for the last sixty years. So did their
families. Then ... Read More...>>

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Of the latter, there are three real-life songs in Ancillary Justice. Two of them are (
shockingly enough) shape note songs—“Clamanda” (Sacred Harp 42) and “
Bunker Hill” (Missouri Harmony 19). They're songs that, for one reason or another
, ... Read More...>>

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Priory of Our Lady Queen of -- - - hi d b cossetted a little? ... one of his protests
against Soviet tyranny: “the author who keeps quiet is an accomplice in all the
evil that is committed in his ... It is the question of whether the gun and the bomb
are to retain some degree of respectability as ... for part-time house work. S.W.6.
Please write Box No. 8217. 1104 1114 \ T T The writing OIT Politicians here and
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