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The Grapes of Wrath

Comments and mentions from HN threads:

Ask HN: Which non-technology book has influenced you the most and why?

oblib: Gave me an insight to politics and human nature in a way that made it clearer to me.

Ask HN: Best books you read in 2012

jlangenauer: Sure, you can read about people who've made everything, but what about people who lose everything. Absolutely everything. Shattering, tragic fiction.