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Old 11-12-2015, 04:21 AM
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Revelation by R.P. Miller

It's my fantasy novel, just released it, but it's so nice to read it in printed form rather than on my computer screen!

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Old 11-15-2015, 10:29 PM
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I have just finished Congo by Michael Crichton, thought the whole thing was great. Things took off a bit fast towards the end but still a great book.

Just started reading State of Fear by him as well.
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Old 11-24-2015, 12:57 PM
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Atm, I'm reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. I already saw all the movies but everybody was telling me that the books were different so I want to read all the books too.
I also want to read the Hobbit since I've already played the game and saw that movie too.
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All The Light We Cannot See.

Haven't decided if I like it after 100 pages.
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Old 03-05-2016, 07:36 AM
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nypd red 4, BY JAMES PATTERSON AND MARSHAL KARP

@bunbury, you like the cold war, huh? spoiler: twenty thousand. </leagues under the sea.> ERMIONE ALERT.!
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Old 03-10-2016, 01:52 AM
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I am reading book 2 of the wheel of time series.
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Old 03-22-2016, 04:26 AM
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Team of Rivals - The Political Genius of Abe Lincoln and Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers
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Take part A and screw it into part D. Using the three toggle bolts screw them through the tabletop, part C. Take part E and bolt it with part F using bolt nut and washer labeled part B.

That's as far as I got before I just winged it. End result was decent even though I had six left over parts.
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Old 03-29-2016, 08:03 AM
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Still working my way through Albion's Seed

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Liberty, The God that Failed
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red queen, BY VICTORIA ANEYARD
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Live by Night...by Dennis Lehane. If you like crime noir or mystery Lehane is truly a master of the craft. Two of his more familiar works are Mystic River and Gone Girl.

He's a terrific writer that gives the reader rich characters and layered plots with just enough twists and turns to make it all plausible.

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this is where it ends, BY MARIEKE NIJKAMP

@Gaines, the series is!
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("...audiobooks mostly, I mean my eyes are not what they were..." ventured the goblin who could just sit back in the bath then, or in the dark of his bed for that matter, listening away and thinking authors for their books now...")
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The Shade of the Moon by Susan Beth Pfeffer...

Can't wait to finish this book, the first three books in this series were so depressing... lol. But my sister wants to talk about the books so I have to finish.
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the last mile, BY DAVID BALDACCI
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I've been reading Robert Jordan's "Wheel of Time" series lately. You'd be hard-pressed to find more enjoyable reading.

I'm also working on "Brideshead Revisited" by Evelyn Waugh. It's quite good so far.
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Currently reading Umbrella by Will Self -- very engaging, but hard work, as I find a lot of his novels are!
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hybrid witch and vampire by PRINCESS OF NIGHT
this book is a best-seller? (2b-riwed)
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I have been trying to read volume 1 of "Sherlock Holmes", and it's actually a little easier to read the old English then I thought it would be. I haven't read a lot though. I am still on part 2 of "A Study in Scarlet".

I actually like the idea of mysteries, but at the moment they are difficult for me to understand. Someday I hope that I will be able to wrap my head around these types of storylines.

Also, I'm at a point where Sherlock and Watson haven't shown up for a while. It's like a completely different story in a completely different part of the world. Both situations might tie together eventually, but it's so wide-spread that I find it confusing.
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Old 07-26-2016, 01:18 PM
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I just finished reading Slaughterhouse-Five by some guy named Kurt. I'm going to start on either Gravity's Rainbow or American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J Robert Oppenheimer.
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I just finished The Girl On The Train which is a total different genre than I'm used to. It was good, yet not as great as I thought with all the hype about it. I just started Harry Potter for the first time with the new book coming out and have to say I have yet to be disappointed. Also, The Art of Racing in the Rain is just another one of my favorites, I always recommend it when I can!
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The Rogue Lawyer - John Grisham. Not a big fan of his work, but so far so good!
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Mexico was a necropolis where the quick and the dead were inextricable linked on opposite sides of the soil, one always aware of the other. - Hackberry Holland -
From House of the Rising Sun, Author David Lee Burke

It starts out in 1916 Mexico.....


From its opening scene in revolutionary Mexico to the Battle of the Marne in 1918, and on to the bordellos and saloons of San Antonio during the reign of the Hole in the Wall Gang, House of the Rising Sun is an epic tale of love, loss, betrayal, vengeance, and retribution that follows Texas Ranger Hackberry Holland on his journey to reunite with his estranged son, Ishmael, a captain in the United States Army.
on to A.Americans book six of his "Home" series
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I am currently reading
The Island of Doctor Moreau by H.G Wells
It's how Edward Prendick get's stuck in the sinister kingdom of Doctor Moreau and his wildly creations. I got it on Bartleby under the fiction section and am done reading half way through the book.My favorite chapter 'till now has been 'the thing in the forest'. You should try reading the book too.
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Reading Women Who Run With the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes. Amazing storytelling, and its wonderful to get in touch with great myths and archetypes. Definitely already one of my favorites.
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Just finished reading Exit West by Mohsin Hamid, and now reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, and The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara by David Kerzer.
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My New Year's resolution was to read all the books I own before buuying any new books, and so far it's working pretty well! It's quite satisfying, actually ;D

I'm currently reading Superhelden.nl by Marcel van Driel, a Dutch children's book with a Hunger Games vibe about a man who kidnaps children via an online game in order to train them to become the 'better generation' who will create peace on Earth. After first destroying it, of course. It's a lot better than I thought it would be. which is always a nice surprise.
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I'm still chugging through a "Trifecta" reading project where I am reading these three things in sections at once

Christopher Ferrara's LIBERTY: The God That Failed
The Revelation of Saint John of Patmos
Albion's Seed by David Hackett Fisher.

If you get through the first two sections of Albion's seed you now why The War Of Northern Aggression Occurred.
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Stephen King - The Dark Half
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