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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Thursday, July 26, 2007

A Feast of Snakes

Book #28 of my '07 reading list was Harry Crews' A Feast of Snakes

One word: classic. Oddly timely too since it involves dogfighting and football players in Georgia (pretty eerie huh?).
"A Feast of Snakes reads like a Flannery O’Connor crossed with Bukowski, and if that description doesn’t interest you, then I don’t know what will. " -- Suicide Girls review

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