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December 15, 2017

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Weird, wild and wonderful - these are books that readers keep coming back for year after year.

 

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American Psycho

American Psycho
Ellis, Bret Easton

Patrick Bateman has wealth, power, friends and impeccable style, and is a homicidal monster. This sly, infamous satire of our materialistic culture is not for the squeamish.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 7 copies

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Pimp: The Story of My Life

Pimp: The Story of My Life
Iceberg Slim

The harsh authenticity of Slim’s gritty 1967 account of the hustler’s life has inspired generations of street literature.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 5 copies

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On the Road

On the Road
Kerouac, Jack

To go adventuring into the crazy American night, raving like a loon, beatific and untouchable, not searching but finding, in constant motion: this was all.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 10 copies

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Necronomicon: The Best Weird Tales of H.P. Lovecraft

Necronomicon: The Best Weird Tales of H.P. Lovecraft
Lovecraft, H. P.

From out of the terrible abysm of endless night comes a weird hypnotic voice, conjuring forth some ancient evil in a forbidden language lost to time. The voice is Lovecraft’s.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 13 copies

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The Wind-up Bird Chronicle

The Wind-up Bird Chronicle
Murakami, Haruki

Having lost his job, his cat and his wife, Toru Okada finds his life taking on the curious but unquestionable logic of a dream. \n \n


Format: Book
Holds: 9 on 22 copies

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Fight Club

Fight Club
Palahniuk, Chuck

Can’t sleep? Perhaps it is because you’ve never fully woken up. Tyler Durden has the solution, but brace yourself: this is going to hurt.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 19 copies

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The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar
Plath, Sylvia

It may have been that the world was going mad, or that she was. Perhaps it was both. Whatever the case, Esther Greenwood has decided it can’t go on much longer.


Format: Book
Holds: 11 on 16 copies

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Atlas Shrugged

Atlas Shrugged
Rand, Ayn

"Who is John Galt?" In her epic objectivist vision of a helpless world forsaken by its geniuses, Rand provides the answer, and why we should care.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 11 copies

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I Capture the Castle

I Capture the Castle
Smith, Dodie

Few novels have inspired such devoted followings as Cassandra Mortmain’s candid, witty recollection of growing up and finding her heart’s desire in a decrepit English castle.


Format: Book
Holds: 3 on 14 copies

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Other American Stories

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Other American Stories
Thompson, Hunter S.

Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo, attorney at law, head out on a trip or two to Vegas, home of the great American hallucination. Buy the ticket, take the ride.


Format: Book
Holds: 2 on 2 copies

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