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2004 Book Retrospective:

Books that blew me away:

John Crowley Little, Big
Pema Chodron Start Where You Are
Yann Martel Life of Pi
Jon Krakauer Under the Banner of Heaven

Books that kept me interested enough to finish:

John Iving The World According to Garp
Dennis Lehane Mystic River
Dorothy L. Sayers Gaudy Night
Sean Astin There and Back Again: An Actor's Tale
Cheryl Pellerin Trips
Oliver Sacks Awakenings
David Brooks Bobos in Paradise
Jeffrey Eugenides Middlesex
Thomas E. Patterson Out of Order
Kurt Vonnegut Slaughterhouse-Five
Peter S. Beagle Last Unicorn
Ian McEwan Black Dogs

Books I couldn't quite finish:

Steve Hagen Buddhism Plain & Simple
Neil R. Bingham et al. Modern Retro: Living with Mid-Century Modern Style
Eric Schlosser Reefer Madness
James M. McPherson, David Rubel eds. To The Best of My Ability: The American Presidents
David Brin Transparent Society
Stephen Jay Gould Bully for Brontosaurus

Books I threw across the room in frustration:

Guy Gavrel Kay Song for Arbonne
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