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You've got a few memoirs, I see, and though you're a tough grader, perhaps you'd be interested in my own nonfiction novel, covering some of the psychedelic ground Wolfe does, but in New York's East Village and from the inside (of my skull). Reviewed often on LT. Available next month in Italy, but at the moment, in English, from Internet outlets like amazon:

Where that psychedelic year leaves off, the following eight years begin:

I enjoyed your review- nice insights were shared
Noticed you liked The Virgin Suicides, and I was wondering if you'd be interested in reviewing my new novel and posting your comments here as well as a few other book-related sites. Thought you might like my book since it's also about a dysfunctional family and a bit dark. I could e-mail you the novel in an e-book format if you'd like (I'm out of physical copies at the moment). Let me know if you're interested. Here's a link to a summary in case you're interested:


Hi, Gabe- We share quite a bit of the same books! You should join the "What are You Reading Now" group and that way we can all keep track of what everyone is currently reading. It's an excellent site! Think about it! By the way, I loved "Moneyball", one of the best books on baseball ever written! Take care! Mark
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