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The Most Overrated Books of All Time

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    #21 on the original list
    J. D. Salinger It was probably a great book when it came out, but it has not aged well at all.

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    Ayn Rand Read the Fountainhead instead. Ayn Rand needs to learn to express her ideas in a more straightforward method and not in 1000 pages.

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    George Orwell Everyone gets very excited about 1984, but Brave New World is so much better. In 1984, it is clear that the system is bad and it has no support. Its a boring book. At least in Brave New World you have

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    In Search of Lost Time is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Overrated Books of All Time
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    #52 on the original list
    James Joyce This is not even a book. There are, for the most part, only groups of letters that do not make words.

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    2001: A Space Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Overrated Books of All Time
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    Elizabeth Gilbert A lot of navel-gazing.

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    Little House on the Prairie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Overrated Books of All Time
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