never heard The Innocents Abroad on this board shit was cash
'The guide wanted us to give them (children begging) some money, and we did it; but when he went on to say that they were starving to death we could not but feel that we had done a great sin in throwing obstacles in the way of such a desirable consummation, and so we tried to collect it back, but it could not be done'
I blind-bought White Noise at a Borders in highschool, although I was reading it for the flashy penguin cover (never heard of Don delillo at the time) and about 4 pages in, some collegiate-looking lad caught my attention and told me it was a funny book. So, I guess that counts as a "mention"
>>7663056 >juvenile philosophy >he didnt read the greeks its a seminal work on the necessity for the synthesis of the Apollonian and the Dionysian. same as zen and the art of shitposting and steppennigger. what you are meant to get out of it is to put down the book and go down to the pub and have some fun instead of being a stuck up cunt all the time.
I sometimes do. Most books I read are classics and recommendations, but I also like browsing libraries and bookstores at random. When I see I title I like, I take the book out and start reading. I usually keep browsing like that for a while, then I get the one or two which seemed the most promising.
I ended up buying a book whose price was still in Francs a few months ago (that currency hasn't been used since the turn of the century).
>>7662974 /lit/s rotation of books is extremely limiting, you would be better off using the goodreads recommendation algorithm (since it basically sorts books by genre, subgenre, and region written in) or using oxfordbibliographies or wikipedia bibliographies/further reading.
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