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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 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…

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Top Ten Books To Get In The Halloween Spirit

Had to enlist Andrew’s help with this one! 1. Needful Things – Stephen King. This book is all about things that are not what they appear to be, just like Halloween. Plus it’s freaking terrifying. 2. House of Leaves – Mark Z. Danielewski. This book is fantastic but also terrifying, and on several different levels.…