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« Reply #550 on: February 16, 2019, 08:35:36 PM »
I read that years ago. Now I have to think of a link.

The Sun is my Undoing by Marguerite Steen
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« Reply #551 on: February 16, 2019, 08:56:00 PM »
A.B.C. of Simple Cooking by Marguerite Patten
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« Reply #552 on: February 17, 2019, 09:18:33 PM »
Structured Arithmetic by Margaret Stern
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« Reply #553 on: February 17, 2019, 09:25:52 PM »
Private Parts - Howard Stern

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« Reply #554 on: February 19, 2019, 01:06:52 PM »
The Private Patient - P D James
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« Reply #555 on: February 19, 2019, 01:15:02 PM »
Doctor in the House - Richard Gordon

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« Reply #556 on: February 19, 2019, 01:22:35 PM »
A Postillion Struck by Lightning - Dirk Bogarde
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« Reply #557 on: February 19, 2019, 01:26:24 PM »
The Mediterranean Caper - Clive Cusler (The hero is named  rather unforgettably Dirk Pitt)

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« Reply #558 on: February 19, 2019, 01:39:36 PM »
My Faimly and Other Animals - Gerald Durrell
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« Reply #559 on: February 19, 2019, 02:20:52 PM »
Killer Crabs - Guy N Smith

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« Reply #560 on: February 27, 2019, 05:08:38 PM »
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« Reply #561 on: March 06, 2019, 11:20:26 AM »
Boiling a Frog - Christopher Brookmyre

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« Reply #562 on: March 10, 2019, 07:20:08 PM »
Day the Frogs came to Lunch Edited by Etta Sanders
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« Reply #563 on: March 11, 2019, 02:52:43 PM »
You'll Never Eat Lunch in this Town Again  - Julia Phillips

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« Reply #564 on: March 13, 2019, 11:15:04 PM »
Naked Lunch - William S Burroughs
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« Reply #565 on: March 13, 2019, 11:50:39 PM »
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Truman Capote

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« Reply #566 on: March 14, 2019, 11:35:04 AM »
Breakfast of Champions  Kurt Vonnegut
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« Reply #567 on: March 15, 2019, 01:09:42 PM »
Plague on Wheels - Kilgore Trout
Ah, but I was so much older then ... I'm younger than that now

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« Reply #568 on: March 15, 2019, 02:12:21 PM »
Godbody - Theodore Sturgeon

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« Reply #569 on: March 23, 2019, 04:32:21 PM »
Milking and Spanking Mrs Goodbody by Roger Selby
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« Reply #570 on: March 23, 2019, 04:43:03 PM »
Looking for Mr Goodbar - Judith Rossner



((Good to see you posting, Robbie, hope you are well)

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« Reply #571 on: March 26, 2019, 10:39:26 PM »
The Looking Glass War - John Le Carre
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« Reply #572 on: March 27, 2019, 08:31:40 AM »
Thank you NS, I think I'm getting there.
I read that Judith Rossner book (& another by her) when I was young. I think one was made into a film with John Travolta.

The Mirror Crack'd by Agatha Christie

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« Reply #573 on: March 27, 2019, 08:45:15 AM »
Good to hear, Robbie, take care of yourself

Through A Glass, Darkly - Donna Leon

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« Reply #574 on: March 27, 2019, 03:12:59 PM »
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
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