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Old 04-29-2013, 07:10 PM   #1291
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I still haven't finished reading Dale Carnegie's book yet but I got the Life of Pi like last month after seeing the movie. I must say it's such a fascinating novel!
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I'm reading Rick Riordan's Heroes of Olympus series. It's a continuation of the Percy Jackson series. I love it.
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Old 05-11-2013, 11:45 PM   #1294
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I'm reading 1984 right now. I've never had the chance to read it, but I'm really enjoying it. Novels that focus on censorship like Fahrenheit 451 are really good on looking at the philosophies behind dictatorship government. I'm going to be reading Ender's Game once I'm done.
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Old 05-12-2013, 04:37 AM   #1295
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The Last Wish, which is the first book in The Witcher series. I enjoyed The Witcher 2, so I downloaded the books on my Kindle. It's pretty good so far.
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Old 05-12-2013, 08:02 AM   #1297
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Old 05-13-2013, 09:05 PM   #1298
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Old 05-15-2013, 01:09 AM   #1299
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:49 AM   #1300
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Halfway through Dan Brown's new book, Inferno. Amazing so far, already read all his other books.
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Halfway through Dan Brown's new book, Inferno. Amazing so far, already read all his other books.
Now about to start this. Hope it's good. Been excited about it for a while now.
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Old 05-23-2013, 11:24 AM   #1302
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I just finished the mageborn series up to it's latest book, god knows when the last one is out. Before that I read almost every single Brandon Sanderson title and now I'm about to read London Falling.
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:25 PM   #1303
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:25 PM   #1304
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Halfway through Dan Brown's new book, Inferno. Amazing so far, already read all his other books.
Hope it's better than the last one. I really didn't care for it, but I've liked all his others.
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Old 05-24-2013, 07:55 AM   #1305
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Halfway through Dan Brown's new book, Inferno. Amazing so far, already read all his other books.
Just started this as well, the history nerd in me is screaming in excitement at all of the locals and paintings.
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Old 05-26-2013, 05:20 AM   #1306
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Hope it's better than the last one. I really didn't care for it, but I've liked all his others.
The Lost Symbol? I thought it was great as far as maintaining a thrilling, gripping plot, and the twist at the end was excellent. But I agree it didn't go into nearly as much detail about artworks and history as the others. Inferno's great though, I think you'll enjoy it.
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Old 05-26-2013, 05:55 AM   #1307
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Old 05-26-2013, 02:06 PM   #1308
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The Lost Symbol? I thought it was great as far as maintaining a thrilling, gripping plot, and the twist at the end was excellent. But I agree it didn't go into nearly as much detail about artworks and history as the others. Inferno's great though, I think you'll enjoy it.
Yeah, didn't like that one for some reason. It just felt like he threw it together to me and was banking on the character/subject matter to sell the books, rather than the actual story. I mean, the writing was fine and it read well, but I just didn't care by the end.
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Old 05-28-2013, 01:00 AM   #1309
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Old 06-05-2013, 06:12 PM   #1310
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Battle Royale. "The original Hunger Games." I'm enjoying the read like I did with the original Hunger Games book. I like the similar aspect of plucking people out of civilization and pitting them against each other. The author's insight on human nature is refreshing. Not all people would become instantaneously murderous when put into this situation.
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Now about to start this. Hope it's good. Been excited about it for a while now.
I'm about half way through it and it is an amazing book.
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Old 06-06-2013, 03:03 AM   #1312
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Old 06-06-2013, 05:25 AM   #1313
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I've been reading The War of the Worlds by H.G Wells. I had a few hours to wait until my bus, so I thought I'd buy a book to fill in the time. It turned out it was the only book I could find, so I brought it knowing pretty much nothing about it.

I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed it and even more surprised to find out it was first published in 1898, as I hardly even noticed its age whilst reading.
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Old 06-06-2013, 11:32 PM   #1314
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Old 06-09-2013, 11:19 PM   #1315
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Currently about half way through The Warrior's Heir by Cinda Williams Chima. The first book in The Heir Chronicles.

I would not recommend it as there are much better series in the genre.
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Old 06-18-2013, 01:59 PM   #1316
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I'm kind of reading a few things at the moment; I've almost finished One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garca Mrquez, and I'm also knee-deep in Wuthering Heights, both of which are excellent. On the shelf I have Things Fall Apart, Wide Sargasso Sea, Gravity's Rainbow and The Grapes of Wrath for when I'm done. I'd like to know what other people made of any of these books.
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I just finished reading (again) Across the River and into the Trees by Ernest Hemingway, fantastic book as usual. Hemingway is easily one of my favourite authors.

And now I'm going through Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain for the first time since school.
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Old 06-18-2013, 08:33 PM   #1318
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I'm about to start reading Dan Brown's Inferno. All of his other books are amazing and I'm sure this one is too. By far my favorite author.
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