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"Ordinary people know little of the time and effort it takes to learn to read. I have been eighty years at it, and have not reached my goal."
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Title: A Confederacy of Dunces
By: John Kennedy Toole
This book made laugh so hard that I literally cried. Ignatius J. Reilly is one of the most colorfully hilarious characters I have ever come across. This is the best tour through the French Quarter that I could ever possibly take, without actually going there, especially with a paradoxically intelligent ... [Read more]
Posted by Jean Poole on June 3, 2009