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    It's Krakauer (you were close!). I read Into...

    It's Krakauer (you were close!).

    I read Into the Wild, and I thought it was very well done, if not really depressing. He seems to gravitate towards people who lived interesting but tragic lives....
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    I think he's popular because he appeals to those...

    I think he's popular because he appeals to those with low reading comprehension and short attention spans. ;) I don't plan on giving him another chance.


    ALL HAIL XENU!

    :laugh:

    OK, I will...
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    http://z.about.com/d/bestsellers/1/0/F/6/-/-/Girl_...

    http://z.about.com/d/bestsellers/1/0/F/6/-/-/Girl_Dragon_Tattoo.jpg

    This is an excellent book. Warning: pretty graphic sexual stuff, but the writing is fantastic, the pacing is perfect and the...
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    I don't have any kids (that I'm aware of ;) ),...

    I don't have any kids (that I'm aware of ;) ), but I see what you're saying. It took me a while to adjust to his writing style, because I like having the author tell me who's speaking. But in the...
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    I just got done rereading them myself. I'm still...

    I just got done rereading them myself. I'm still pissed that the fifth book keeps getting bumped back, but at least he's been releasing individual chapters on the web. :beer:
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    Is it me, or do the characters smile entirely too...

    Is it me, or do the characters smile entirely too much at one another? And it seems like Goodkind is obsessed with hair. His style is just... blah. It's the literary equivalent of stale chocolate.
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    I just got done with this: ...

    I just got done with this:

    http://a6.vox.com/6a00e398c57115000400e398cff93e0002-500pi

    This was a fast. fast read. I thought it was pretty good, although I'm not sure why it won a Pulitzer....
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