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Miscellaneous Wed Oct 27 2010

Modern Reading

Looking for something not just new to you, but new in general? Entertainment Weekly compiled a list of their New Classics: the 100 best reads from 1983 to 2008, which includes local or once-local authors Chris Ware, Dave Eggers, and Sandra Cisneros.

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Brian L. / October 27, 2010 4:31 PM

No Bret Easton Ellis? No George Saunders? No Sean Chercover? WTF?

Brian L. / October 27, 2010 4:32 PM

Okay, so they included one Saunders book. #Whoops

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