Which Genre for November?

For November 2015, we will be reading a Historical Fiction novel.
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What genre do you want to read next?

Poll ended at 14 Oct 2015, 11:09

Historical Fiction
7
29%
Realistic Fiction
0
No votes
Fantasy
4
17%
Science Fiction
0
No votes
Romance
3
13%
Humorous Fiction/Non-Fiction
1
4%
Poetry
0
No votes
Narrative Non-Fiction (information fiction that reads like fiction. ex. John Addams by David McCullough)
0
No votes
Graphic Novel/Manga
2
8%
Book that Was Made Into a Movie
1
4%
Children's Picture Book
1
4%
Award Winner
0
No votes
Adventure
1
4%
Mystery/Suspense
2
8%
Action/Thriller
0
No votes
Drama/Play
0
No votes
Fairy Tale or Fairy Tale Retold
2
8%
 
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Re: Which Genre for November?

Post by rssllue » 05 Oct 2015, 21:24

Very nice thought! 8)
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Post by Gravy » 05 Oct 2015, 21:55

Well...if historical gets it (as it looks like it will), people can choose to read something along those lines...
It actually fits very well 8)
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Post by rssllue » 05 Oct 2015, 22:17

Agreed. :)
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Post by Ryan » 06 Oct 2015, 03:09

'Notre-Dame de Paris' it is 8)
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Post by rssllue » 06 Oct 2015, 04:38

We have vote switching for the leader. Everybody loves a winner. :lol:
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Post by sphillips44 » 06 Oct 2015, 19:43

I'm really pulling for romance, just because of being a hopeless romantic. Fingers crossed!
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Post by kio » 06 Oct 2015, 21:41

there's always historical fiction romance @sphillips44, unfortunately I'm a fantasy fan and not as big of a hf fantasy fan ;)
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Post by rssllue » 06 Oct 2015, 22:06

That would be an interesting sub genre indeed.
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Post by Gravy » 06 Oct 2015, 22:32

kio wrote:unfortunately I'm a fantasy fan and not as big of a hf fantasy fan ;)
:text-yeahthat:

Anyone think Mark Helprin's Winter's Tale would work? :lol:
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Post by rssllue » 06 Oct 2015, 22:46

I have never read that. :eusa-think:
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Post by hsimone » 07 Oct 2015, 04:24

I read Winter's Tale, and I wasn't a big fan of it :/
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Post by rssllue » 07 Oct 2015, 07:07

What would you rate it as?
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Post by hsimone » 07 Oct 2015, 16:51

Honestly, I would rate it as a 1, maybe a 2 because I was able to finish it. For me, it was disconnected, and I went into it expecting something different, so that probably didn't help the situation.
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Post by Acwoolet » 07 Oct 2015, 17:01

I voted! Can't wait to find out what won!

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Post by rssllue » 07 Oct 2015, 19:02

hsimone wrote:Honestly, I would rate it as a 1, maybe a 2 because I was able to finish it. For me, it was disconnected, and I went into it expecting something different, so that probably didn't help the situation.
I see. :eusa-think: Thanks for giving me your opinion on it! :)
Acwoolet wrote:I voted! Can't wait to find out what won!
Very cool! 8)
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