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Unlikable Characters In Books: Who Made The Cut?

First Posted: 10/08/10 04:28 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:00 PM ET


The Millions:

Marcy Dermansky's Bad Marie is one of those books that came to my attention through the chatter of the booksellers with Twitter accounts who make my life so expensive. When it comes to following the ecstatic recommendations of career booksellers, I'm admittedly a bit of a sheep; I have a perpetually evolving list of books to buy, because these people never stop reading and recommending things. This almost always works out well. They've only failed me once. They are, generally speaking, readers of impeccable taste.

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Filed by Sammy Perlmutter  |