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This is a list of things I want to read/see/do, mainly of books and films. You can suggest things I should see or read by pressing the "Enter Record" button.

**Don't forget to put your name in the "Suggested by" field.
**Don't forget to give your book/film a priority - otherwise it might never get done!
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Thanks to Sal for the inspiration. R
Type (Book, Music, Film etc.) Author/ Director/ Composer Title Date of Submission Priority Done Grading Suggested by Comments
filmCoppolalost in translation2004-06-098michaeli like japan
filmCuaronHarry Potter2004-06-098more interesting than other ones
bookJulavitsthe effect of living backwards2004-06-097Great insights but moderately annoying plot.
bookJohnsonJesus' son2004-06-0910olivercrystalline
bookcoetzeeFoe2004-06-097Good, but storytelling modes not always believable.
bookbellowcollected stories2004-06-0910
bookAusterNew York trilogy2004-06-099tony b
bookheaneybeowulf2004-06-099astonishingly vivid translation.
bookThomasthe white hotel2004-06-098interesting end
bookbellowthe actual2004-06-098good
bookProustremembrance of things past2004-06-095
bookSetha suitable boy2004-06-096Sally Freeman
bookcoetzeedisgrace2004-06-099tony birch
bookSmithautograph man2004-06-0910such a good read
bookKerouacOn the road2004-06-099
bookpynchonV2004-06-095only occasionally liked. a mess.
bookpynchongravity's rainbow2004-06-097obscene, check. overwritten, check. brilliant, check.
bookbellowthe adventures of augie march2004-06-098
bookmartellife of pi2004-06-099
booklahiriinterpreter of maladies2004-06-0910
bookmianoEncyclopaedia of snow2004-06-0910read again
bookMcCall SmithPortuguese irregular verbs2004-06-096Sally Freeman
bookJenningsmoral hazard2004-06-093It's not clear to me how this got in print.
bookDoctorowbook of Daniel2004-06-098
bookPynchoncrying of Lot 492004-06-0910Postmodern mindf*uck. Brilliant
bookbellowdangling man2004-06-099Better than Bellow claims it is
bookcheeverbullet Park2004-06-098
bookbellowMr Sammler's planet2004-06-099
bookEggersyou shall know our velocity2004-06-095Undazzling.
bookBaldwingo tell it on the mountain2004-06-099
bookDBC PierreVernon God Little2004-06-0910Amazing use of language. Not for faint-hearted.
bookjoyceulysses2004-06-128difficult and convoluted but maybe better in rereading
BookWintersonSexing the Cherry2004-06-128Michaelinteresting time-crossing technique
bookAusteroracle nights2004-06-129tony birch
filmwoody allenannie hall2004-06-139
bookbalzacCousin Bette2004-06-137sal
bookMaupassantBel Ami2004-06-13sal
bookFlaubertMadame Bovary2004-06-13sal
bookBalzacSplendours and Miseries of Cou2004-06-13sal
bookzolaLa curee2004-06-13sal
bookAmisYellow Dog2004-06-166well observed but structurally annoying
bookdostoevskybrothers karamazov2004-06-219alex c
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