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December 11, 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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Flowers in the Attic

Flowers in the Attic
Andrews, V. C.

Shocking carnal secrets; torments of the body and the mind; for the Dollangangers, it's all in the family. After 30 years, this lurid gothic tale is still going strong.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 0 copies

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Richard Brautigan's Trout Fishing in America ; The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster ; And, In Watermelon Sugar

Richard Brautigan's Trout Fishing in America ; The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster ; And, In Watermelon Sugar
Brautigan, Richard

Drifting along with the flow of time, spinning in revelatory eddies, or striding against the cultural mainstream, we search for that elusive perfect spot to catch a rainbow.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 7 copies

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Post Office

Post Office
Bukowski, Charles

When boozing, womanizing and gambling fail to deliver Henry Chinaski from the insane tedium of his crappy job, he goes postal on paper. A gritty portrait of an American lowlife.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 1 copies

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The Master & Margarita

The Master & Margarita
Bulgakov, Mikhail

The devil and his talking cat come to Moscow and find themselves right at home. Hilarious, beguiling and mind-bending, this surreal satire is a book like no other.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 4 copies

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A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange
Burgess, Anthony

The lowest kind of ultra-violent filth, young Alex fulfills all our worst fears of a sick society. But is the cure worse than the disease?


Format: Book
Holds: 3 on 17 copies

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Naked Lunch: The Restored Text

Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
Burroughs, William S.

Welcome to Interzone, a bizarre and arbitrary dreamscape where nothing seems quite as it is, and reality writhes horribly at the end of every fork.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 20 copies

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The Basketball Diaries

The Basketball Diaries
Carroll, Jim

Long before drug addict memoirs were in vogue came this raw, unflinching account of shooting hoops, talking smack and growing up fast on the streets of New York City.


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Holds: 0 on 3 copies

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Mark Z. Danielewski's House of Leaves

Mark Z. Danielewski's House of Leaves
Danielewski, Mark Z.

Follow Johnny Truant as he is drawn into the labyrinthine shadows of this enormous and mystifying literary underworld, but beware: parts of you may never return.


Format: Book
Holds: 22 on 14 copies

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The Man in the High Castle

The Man in the High Castle
Dick, Philip K.

When the Allies lost World War II, everything changed. Or did it? What do the shifting sands of history matter next to the terrible constants of human nature?


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Holds: 0 on 0 copies

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Geek Love

Geek Love
Dunn, Katherine

Step right up! See the Siamese twin pianists! Arturo the flippered AquaBoy! The mental giant and the tiny albino! The Binewskis are not your typical family, but then—whose is?


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Holds: 9 on 17 copies

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