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Top Ten Books I Wouldn’t Mind Santa Bringing Me

This seems like a silly question because I wouldn’t mind ANY books Santa brought me (probably) but I would definitely love to see these under the tree this year! The five books on my birthday list I didn’t get: 1. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks –  Rebecca Skloot 2. A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burgess 3. Animal Farm – George…

House of Pancakes

House of Pancakes

I thought this was appropriate, considering my recent review of House of Leaves. For those of you who have read House of Leaves, this is pretty self-explanatory. For those who haven’t read House of Leaves, go read it and then come back to read this cartoon, because it’ll make a lot more sense. Hope everyone is well stocked…

House of Leaves

#67: House of Leaves – Mark Z. Danielewski

I first read House of Leaves during the summer of 2007. In my AP Literature class my senior year of high school, we had to choose outside reading books each quarter from an approved list that our teacher provided, and we were allowed to do “modern” literature for one of those quarters. House of Leaves fell…