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Discussion in 'Bred Any Good Rooks Lately? (Suggested Reading)' started by skimom2, Mar 13, 2014.

  1. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

  2. king family fan

    king family fan Prolific member

    I read only 9.
     
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  3. Walter Oobleck

    Walter Oobleck keeps coming back...or going, and going, and going

    I'm usually two steps back...or three four. I only read 40. Could say they list Hamlet twice...Complete Works and then stand alone. We're probably on a watch list now...if we weren't already, being here. :)
     
  4. cat in a bag

    cat in a bag Well-Known Member

    27 of them for me. A couple more I've read bits and pieces of, like Les Mis, read some of that in a French class, we had to translate to English. And several of them I have in my library but just haven't read yet. I only counted ones I did completely read though.
     
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  5. Moderator

    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

    Why, yes, you are. ;)
     
  6. HollyGolightly

    HollyGolightly Well-Known Member

    I read 32 - I'm surprised at all the classics and widely read books that I've missed out on.
     
  7. mstay

    mstay Older than most, not as old as some.

    31 for me. And quite a few that I've been meaning to read...
     
  8. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    I noticed that, too, Walter. And they have both The Chronicles of Narnia and The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, which is part of the Chronicles. Not the most well-thought out list.
     
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  9. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    I should probably be at 73, then. I read only half of The DaVinci Code and just couldn't make myself read any more. I think I counted that one, but in my defense, it felt like I read for ages to get that far (lol).
     
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  10. Spideyman

    Spideyman Uber Member

    57, but then again, I'm old.
     
  11. mstay

    mstay Older than most, not as old as some.

    I agree. But I counted both of those. :grin: ( We should have a book reading smiley! )
     
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  12. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    Heck I did, too! And I counted both The Complete Works of William Shakespeare and Hamlet. They gave me the inch, so I took it :)
     
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  13. Walter Oobleck

    Walter Oobleck keeps coming back...or going, and going, and going

    Hey now! I'll have you know I've begun my 3-hours of continuing education...and! I watched the first 1/2-hour video...had to do mostly with spray-foam insulation, code requirements so on so forth...and! I had to take a short 5-question quiz at the end of it...and! :) I got all the answers right. Struggled with one, had to look at my notes. Too, had to wait to take this education until I had some free time. I'm goofing off now. :p
     
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  14. MadamMack

    MadamMack M e m b e r

    Older . . .not old . . .
     
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  15. MadamMack

    MadamMack M e m b e r

    51 for me.
     
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  16. Sundrop

    Sundrop Sunny the Great & Wonderful

    Only 13 for me....
     
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  17. Moderator

    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

    Only 33--feeling inadequate. :( I used to be such a voracious reader but lost it somewhere along the way. By the time I get home most nights, I no longer have much desire to read because that's what I've been doing all day long.
     
  18. blunthead

    blunthead Well-Known Member

    I've read 19 of them. Really.
     
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  19. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    I got 42. So not so bad considering there was no SK on the list.
     
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  20. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Dirty Pirate Hooker Moderator

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