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Discussion in 'Bred Any Good Rooks Lately? (Suggested Reading)' started by Dana Jean, Oct 31, 2013.

  1. skimom2
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    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    I haven't been able to read him since Weaveworld. So, so badly researched, & unbelievable characters. That stuff makes me crazy
  2. prufrock21
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    A biography, Steve McQueen, The Life and Legend of a Hollywood Icon, by Marshall Terrill. Man, what a ride. And I always thought Steve was just a regular guy.
  3. shookme
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    shookme Obscure Member

    'Salem's Lot.
  4. Neesy
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    Neesy #1 fan (Annie Wilkes cousin) 1st cousin Mom's side

    I was going to get this one from the new selections at our library but I passed it over (online) so I may go order it and put myself on the waiting list.
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    I'm reading Owen's Double Feature and Doctor Sleep-have 'Salem's Lot next on the list and already checked out from the library. Reread Carrie a few months back and am rereading in chronological order! :smug:
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  6. Winter
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    Winter Well-Known Member

    Ok Ur all done....what to read next I wonder?
  7. Demeter
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    Demeter Active Member

    I did and loved it! I actually cried when I got to the end because I didn't want it to finish. Why did it have to be so short? I will definitely read this book again.
    Glad to see other people enjoyed it to.
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  8. skimom2
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    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    I read it three times in one weekend, and cried at the beginning (that birthday party!) and the end all three times :big_tears:. It was just a beautifully written, fabulous book.
  9. Walter Oobleck
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    Walter Oobleck keeps coming back...or going, and going, and going

    Have you read 11/22/63? I enjoyed some of the like-kind exchange between the two.
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  10. Winter
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    Winter Well-Known Member

    No, actually I havent and its one I always look at and think "eeer...sigh....Kennedy...American politics....ugh" (no offense...I bet ya'll arent too into Kiwi Politics either!) but maybe I should tick it off the list, you think?
  11. FlakeNoir
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    FlakeNoir Beta/Moderator Moderator

    You won't have to be into politics (of any kind) to love this story.
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  12. Winter
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    Winter Well-Known Member

    Ok, decision made. I'll start this one tonight...I'll be back with opinions! :announce:
  13. shookme
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    shookme Obscure Member

    Extra sweet for me too. First time read. After reading 100 pages of the Lot and reading The Shining last Sep., it's amazing how much different King's earlier writing is. His earlier works are truly horror, where his newest are closer to mainstream fiction.
  14. MadamMack
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    I am reading Scherzo: Murder and Mystery in 18th Century Venice by Jim Williams.
    I like it so far . . .
  15. MadamMack
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    MadamMack M e m b e r

    He could really make you check under the bed back then!
  16. kingricefan
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    kingricefan All-being, keeper of Space, Time & Dimension.

    Been years since I read Weaveworld. My question is how can it be badly researched if it's a fantasy novel, one that is made up by the author? I'm not criticizing you, just curious about your opinion. I thought it was a pretty good book, but I also don't read alot of fantasy or sci-fi either.
  17. kingricefan
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    kingricefan All-being, keeper of Space, Time & Dimension.

    Under the bed, in the closet, in the basement, in the backseat of the car, in the attic, in the garage, etc., etc., etc.!!
  18. MadamMack
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    MadamMack M e m b e r

    Hmm . . .those are the locations where I've had . . .
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  19. FlakeNoir
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    FlakeNoir Beta/Moderator Moderator

    :nope:

    :laugh:
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  20. MadamMack
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    :lol:
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