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The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell
"Alright Georgie I get what you're saying, being poor in the 30s was really fucking awful. I loved the way you wrote about the industrialisation of the north of England and your views on a Socialism and the such but ugh why did you write this one s..." Read more of this review »
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The Goon, Volume 6 by Eric Powell
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The Goon is a very compelling noir(ish) comic series, starting as dark comedy and morphing over the run of several dozen issues into a far grittier and grimmer style.
Initially featuring parodies of White Wolf's vampires, talking chainsaws and a psyc
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Not one of his best

It lacks the personal zing of Homage to Catalonia and his pro-Labour ideology is a bit much, although his faith is beginning to show the cracks that will culminate in 1984
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We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Ou... by Philip Gourevitch
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My adding this to my read list is a bit of a lie.

I never finished it. Not that it failed to capture my interest or that it was lackluster but rather because book made me hurt inside

It is an amazing story of how bad humanity can get and this story is,
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Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell
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Not a novel, this is Eric Blair's (real name of Mr. Orwell) experiences in the Spanish Civil War.

Too ridiculous to be fiction, his faith in socialism ends in ruins as his faction, the POUM, is purged by the Stalinists
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This Book Is Full of Spiders by David  Wong
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We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Ou... by Philip Gourevitch
"How can you call a book about genocide great? It was informative and powerful. Tragic and very very sad. It made me so angry at times I had to put it down for fear I would throw it across the room. This book had me so frustrated with the politics..." Read more of this review »
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Absolute All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison
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