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I really really really love books. Peep the strategy.

 

 

 

...And here is some more inspiration.

 

Why We Fight Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780061845567
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - August 24th, 2010

Why We Fight is a collection of passages culled from a number of texts (ranging from the Bible to pr esent day writers such as Thich Nhat Hanh), all dealing with the history and philosophy of fighting. Each passage is concisely prefaced by novelist and editor Simon Van Booy in an insightful manner, making the heavy subject matter easier to digest.


Consider the Lobster and Other Essays Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316013321
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - click to see which location!
Published: Back Bay Books - July 2nd, 2007

Seeing America through the David Foster Wallace lens is like looking at your favorite food under a microscope. At first you may be unsettled by the inconvenient truths, but you will ultimately be rewarded for reading about the seedy underbelly of the world of dictionary editing, life on the McCain2000 campaign trail, and the surreal hilarity of adult entertainment conventions. Eat up.