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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1330 on: February 22, 2017, 07:59:38 PM »
Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King

Since I consider King to be my favorite author I decided that I should probably read more of his books lol.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1331 on: February 22, 2017, 08:08:55 PM »
Don't wait for a chapter break to put the book down, take a leak, do your taxes, etc....
"Nostalgia is just the ability to forget the things that sucked" - Nelson DeMille, 'Up Country'

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1332 on: February 22, 2017, 08:25:27 PM »
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1333 on: February 22, 2017, 08:25:42 PM »
Don't wait for a chapter break to put the book down, take a leak, do your taxes, etc....

I figured that out about 60 pages in lol

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1334 on: February 23, 2017, 08:39:09 AM »
Beyond The Chains Of Illusion: My Encounter With Marx And Freud by Erich Fromm

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1335 on: February 23, 2017, 01:27:27 PM »
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1336 on: February 28, 2017, 07:02:35 AM »
Walking With the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement -- John Lewis

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1337 on: March 01, 2017, 02:01:16 PM »
Going back to some fantasy with Assassin's Apprentice by Robin Hobb

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1338 on: March 01, 2017, 02:26:11 PM »
I'm on book 7 of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events. I took a break to re-read 1984 because they are pretty repetitive. However, they are quick fun reads and I feel like I need to know how they all end since I've read 6 of them lol

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1339 on: March 01, 2017, 06:52:18 PM »
Finished Wind Through the Keyhole last week,  and decided to re-read Child's The Enemy.  I'm open to suggestions for my next read if anyone has a favorite?  I'll read just about any genre.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1340 on: March 03, 2017, 05:54:54 PM »
The Black Arts by Richard Cavendish

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1341 on: March 05, 2017, 01:51:22 PM »
This Book Is Full of Spiders: Seriously, Dude, Don't Touch It by David Wong

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1342 on: March 07, 2017, 08:31:13 PM »
East of Eden by John Steinbeck

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1343 on: March 08, 2017, 03:50:00 AM »
Thread title :P
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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1344 on: March 10, 2017, 03:37:18 PM »
The Madman's Tale by John Katzenbach

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1345 on: March 13, 2017, 01:59:04 PM »
The Lovecraft Squad: All Hallows Horror by John Llewellyn Probert

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1346 on: March 15, 2017, 01:13:13 PM »
Had to DNF that last book. Just could not finish. Anyway, Going to try my hand at The Recognitions by William Gaddis

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1347 on: March 16, 2017, 07:06:41 PM »
Against the Day by Thomas Pynchon. While it's longer, so far feels much more comprehensible

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1348 on: March 16, 2017, 07:10:58 PM »
Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson.

Wow. I read this before, but it was a while ago and I was pretty young, and I think I didn't really get it at all. It's fairly tough to get into, for me at least, but damn, the thing is massive. Kind of like A Song of Fire and Ice, except I don't hate all the characters.
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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1349 on: March 16, 2017, 11:04:17 PM »
Bourne Supremacy.

Bourne Ultimatum to follow.
"Nostalgia is just the ability to forget the things that sucked" - Nelson DeMille, 'Up Country'

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1350 on: March 16, 2017, 11:20:05 PM »
Time to take a break from regular books and read a couple of comics.

First up Batman Endgame by Scott Snyder.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1351 on: March 17, 2017, 07:48:57 PM »
Razor Girl by Carl Hiaasen

Very amusing read so far. Can't wait to finish it.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1352 on: March 17, 2017, 09:48:36 PM »
Deep Fathom by James Rollins

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1353 on: March 19, 2017, 04:00:44 PM »
Locke & key vol. 1 by Joe Hill

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1354 on: March 20, 2017, 07:53:07 AM »
Fletch by Gregory McDonald

Hef is right on all things. Except for when I disagree with him. In which case he's probably still right.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1355 on: March 22, 2017, 03:17:35 PM »
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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1356 on: March 23, 2017, 08:06:43 AM »
Just finished Dark Matter by Blake Crouch. Really good sci-fit thriller. I really enoyed it.

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1357 on: March 27, 2017, 08:47:09 PM »
Loved the first part of the Sinatra bio, can't wait to read the second part, which I'm sure I'm going to love even more. First, taking a bit of a fiction break with His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet

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Re: The Currently Reading Thread v. A Clash of Kings
« Reply #1358 on: March 27, 2017, 09:46:42 PM »
The Night Stalker: The Life and Crimes of Richard Ramirez by Philip Carlo