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Campton, NH

Robin DeRosa [March 2005]
Assistant Professor of English, Plymouth State University

Geek Love by Katherine Dunn
In our current time, in which "morality" decides elections and sets policy, here's a novel that makes us all question exactly what the definition of the word really is. A moving story of alienation and family loyalty against the lively back drop of the circus freak show, this is a novel that provokes, amuses, and astonishes at every turn.

Gary Walker [March 2005]

Some Mistakes of Moses by Robert Ingersoll (Prometheus Books 1986)
This reprint of Robert Ingersoll's brilliant critique of the Bible is an inspiration to freethinkers everywhere. I do not know what it is like to be "born again," since I have only been born once, however, the experience may be similar to the joy and comfort that overwhelmed me as I read this book.

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