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Post by SJSharks » 19 Feb 2018, 02:35

Currently reading Diana Gabaldon's Written in My Own Heart's Blood and Vince Flynn/ Kyle Mill's Enemy of the State. I really need more time to read. I'm trying to make it more of a priority.

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Post by Jmteachmom » 19 Feb 2018, 08:13

I am currently reading Tortured for Christ by Richard Wurmbrand and Who Told You That You Were Naked by William E. Combs.

I have not always been the Christian I need to be but as my journey as grown and my husband has announced his call to the ministry, diving into the religious non fiction genre has inspired me.

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Post by Rebelsunshine_aj » 19 Feb 2018, 09:54

Island games by J. Coleb
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Post by StarsAtNight » 19 Feb 2018, 10:29

I'm reading Harry Potter, The Chamber of Secrets (4th time I think?)

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Post by EricaWilson » 19 Feb 2018, 10:43

I am currently reading Awake by Natasha Preston. I am not sure if I will finish it. Although I have read many of her other books and loved them, this one just isn't as interesting.

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Post by Tsalagi_Phoenix » 19 Feb 2018, 18:28

Currently reading The Ancient Magus' Bride Vol. 1 by Kore Yamazaki.

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Post by beautifulbooks1 » 20 Feb 2018, 08:01

I'm currently reading All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. It's won awards, so I thought it has to be good. One thing I do know is that it's challenging.

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Post by DancingLady » 20 Feb 2018, 08:19

I am currently reading Sahara, by Clive Cussler. Love his work! Great adventure writer as well as sheds some light on environmental issues of some kind in most of his books. It’s a quick read, so I’ll probably be on to my next pleasure book in a couple of days.

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Post by Mekkinism » 20 Feb 2018, 09:04

I'm reading Raven's Peak by Lincoln Cole to review it, as well as The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu. I just purchased the sci-fi and fantasy Humble Book Bundle, so I have 21 new books, of which the Lives of Tao is one, to sink my teeth into. I'm seriously loving The Lives of Tao, I'm only 66 pages in, but it's so masterfully written and is a great example of how to handle worldbuilding and opening a story that includes unfamiliar elements like sentient body-hopping aliens.

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Post by raeryn » 20 Feb 2018, 12:49

Warcross by Marie Lu! It has a slow start, but seems pretty interesting.

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Post by HogSandwich » 21 Feb 2018, 08:25

El Willie wrote:
17 Feb 2018, 20:32
I just finished rereading Aristotle’s Rhetoric and Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451. Both are absolute classics and everyone should read them. Recently however, I’ve been on a Tom Robbins kick. Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas was a fun read.
Duuuuude. Jitterbug Perfume is probably my all time favorite.

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Post by Libs_Books » 21 Feb 2018, 08:35

I'm reading Murder Must Advertise by Dorothy L. Sayers for a Real Life book group. It's quite a charming depiction of what is really a different world (first published 1933) but there's a certain amount of cheerful snobbery and some rather dubious attitudes to women of what might have been described at the time as 'easy virtue'.

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Post by Fran » 21 Feb 2018, 08:47

beautifulbooks1 wrote:
20 Feb 2018, 08:01
I'm currently reading All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. It's won awards, so I thought it has to be good. One thing I do know is that it's challenging.
I thought that a gripping read, really loved it. Hope you enjoy
We fade away, but vivid in our eyes
A world is born again that never dies.
- My Home by Clive James

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Post by WingTaken » 21 Feb 2018, 11:35

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.

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Post by fengaraki77 » 21 Feb 2018, 12:33

right now i'm reading "bless me Ultima" by Rudolfo Anaya. i always try to read latin authors especially if their books have to do with the latin culture which i love!
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