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michael-seidel's picture
Just finished "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao." Loved flowing on that literary river. Re-energized my word thought. Have started a Larry McMurty book, "Paradise". I hadn't planned to read it. It wasn't one of the twenty plus books sitting around, waiting to be read. I can't help it. I look...
monty-heying's picture
This is an important book, with unforgettable characters, an interesting setting and an engaging plot, but first a couple of side notes. It seems in-coincidental that the main character's surname, McMurphy, is similar to that of Larry McMurtry, one of Kesey's Standford classmates in the Wallace...