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  • Posted January 1, 2013

    This was a great book! It found me rooting for Cal even though

    This was a great book! It found me rooting for Cal even though I wasn't sure I should be!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2003

    Clever Concept

    I loved this book! It had humor, suspense, and finally, irony. It's a great reworking of "Don't wish too hard for something; you may get it." Cal Cunningham, desperate wannabe author, takes on way more than he bargained for when he decides to pass off his dead roommate's book as his own. All kinds of deception, blackmail, and mayhem ensue, with Cal's frantic attempts at damage control ratcheting up the excitement. Fun, fast-moving, well-written.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2002

    Brilliant !!!!

    Picked up this book by chance and am sure glad I fell upon it. Have been in search of something as good as Donna Tartt's 'The Secret History' which shook my world and erased all else. Well, the wait is over. John Colapinto's book is all that, if not more. The plot, the narration, the wit, the suspence came together and the result is simply stunning. Go get a copy and enjoy it.

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    Posted August 4, 2011

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