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Old 11-10-2012, 10:23 AM   #241 (permalink)
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has anyone here read this ?...and what did you think of it ?
thinking of picking it up

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Old 11-10-2012, 02:07 PM   #242 (permalink)
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has anyone here read this ?...and what did you think of it ?
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I've read it. It's not bad, not great. Quick bathroom read.
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Old 11-10-2012, 05:06 PM   #243 (permalink)
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I've read it. It's not bad, not great. Quick bathroom read.
thanks Claudius...can't decide to read the book or watch the movie...cause i've heard they are completely different
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Old 11-10-2012, 06:59 PM   #244 (permalink)
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Read the book. I think you'll like it. In fact, I know you'll like it.
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Old 11-10-2012, 07:37 PM   #245 (permalink)
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what a coincidence, i was just about to download that book to my kobo reader... heard its good.
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Old 12-13-2012, 10:53 AM   #246 (permalink)
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I'm reading a great book called Unbroken that's a true WW2 story about a guy who's bomber crashed in the Pacific Ocean and he then survived 30 days in a raft and then survived being in a Japanese POW camp.

Right now I'm in the middle and the guy is being beaten and starved in the POW camp.

I guess it's helping me put the Craptors' meltdown in perspective. Don't like the Craptor show? Turn the channel. :cookie:
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:01 AM   #247 (permalink)
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finally got around to reading World War Z...thought it was great !
highly recommend it to any zombie fans out there...imho, it's a must read
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Old 03-02-2013, 05:17 PM   #248 (permalink)
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Quick someone reccomend me a good book. I'm at chapters and stuck
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Old 03-02-2013, 05:26 PM   #249 (permalink)
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Old 03-02-2013, 05:28 PM   #250 (permalink)
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I'm reading Bleak House by Charles Dickens for school. I understand why he's a well respected writer but this book has some dry parts.
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Old 03-02-2013, 06:37 PM   #251 (permalink)
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awesome. yeah I can't believe I still haven't gotten around to it. I got it, count of monte cristo, and oryx and crake
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Old 03-03-2013, 11:48 AM   #252 (permalink)
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Right now reading In the Garden of Beasts. Interesting perspective. I don't mind reading Larson's popular narrative history. Better than most.
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Old 05-10-2013, 02:09 PM   #254 (permalink)
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Currently re-reading A Song of Ice and Fire series. Just finished the Great Gatsby beforehand, and I wasn't really a fan. I guess it's just not really what I'm in to.
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Old 05-19-2013, 02:18 AM   #255 (permalink)
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Has anyone here read The Alchemist?
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Old 05-19-2013, 05:51 AM   #256 (permalink)
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I'm reading a great book called Unbroken that's a true WW2 story about a guy who's bomber crashed in the Pacific Ocean and he then survived 30 days in a raft and then survived being in a Japanese POW camp.

Right now I'm in the middle and the guy is being beaten and starved in the POW camp.

I guess it's helping me put the Craptors' meltdown in perspective. Don't like the Craptor show? Turn the channel. :cookie:
Sounds like a good read.
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Old 05-19-2013, 10:14 AM   #257 (permalink)
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Sounds like a good read.
Ya Unbroken was great.

Now I'm reading "The Future" by Al Gore. It's helping me put together the pieces on what's happening with the world right now but it is a chore to read.
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Old 05-19-2013, 02:40 PM   #258 (permalink)
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Has anyone here read The Alchemist?
one of my all time favs
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Old 05-19-2013, 02:44 PM   #259 (permalink)
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one of my all time favs
Yea i read it last night, i really enjoyed it. Next up is The Celestine Prophecy
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Old 05-19-2013, 03:48 PM   #260 (permalink)
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my friend and I are starting a book club. what book would you reccomend to start it off?
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