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So... what's everybody reading?

Post by Panda » Thu Jul 06, 2006 2:20 pm

This thread is about what you are currently (or just finished) reading.

I'm currently reading Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (it's proved to be a very good book thus far :D) and Issac's Storm by Erik Larson (I think that's his name, I don't have the book with me right now...)

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Post by Slrjoecool » Thu Jul 06, 2006 2:27 pm

I'm currently reading "The Great Hunt" by Robert Jordan. (The 2nd book in the Wheel of Time series.)

The 1st book was pretty good, but it took me a while to get into it. Now it's just great.
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Post by Alexclow345 » Thu Jul 06, 2006 3:11 pm

The 4th Harry Potter.
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Post by Rin » Thu Jul 06, 2006 3:50 pm

I am reading the Tokyo Mew Mew manga and once I'm finished with that, I'll be starting One Piece. (Yeah, I need books with pictures in them)
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Post by Sailorasteroid » Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:00 pm

I am reading Isaac Asimov's On Chemistry, a series of essays on the history of the science. And I just finished Citizen of the Galaxy by Robert Heinlein. It was interesting, but vignette-ish. No Stranger in a Strange Land to be sure.
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Post by Cardcaptor Takato » Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:10 pm

I've been reading Wicked by Gregory Maguire and The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis.
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Post by Starscream » Thu Jul 06, 2006 5:30 pm

My current project is Todo Tiene Su Tiempo: Tiempo De Llorar, Tiempo De Reir, Tiempo De Sonar Y Tiempo De Pensar, by Luis Aguilar Leon. The book is essentially a Cuban exile's perspective on the revolution of the late '50s and the impact it's had on the people of the island. I'm only through the first chapter, but it's a good read so far.
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Post by peachvampiress » Thu Jul 06, 2006 5:38 pm

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Post by yoshmaster5 » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:27 pm

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Post by DreamEmpress » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:33 pm

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Post by Sylphiel » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:50 pm

Porn.
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Post by Alexclow345 » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:52 pm

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Post by peachvampiress » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:52 pm

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Porn.
Good read. Do you have the book on tape version yet?
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Post by Sylphiel » Thu Jul 06, 2006 6:58 pm

peachvampiress wrote:Good read. Do you have the book on tape version yet?
But of course. I hear its a best seller to horny teenage slash-reading fangirls.
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Post by Slrjoecool » Thu Jul 06, 2006 7:03 pm

Sylphiel wrote:Porn.
MOD MODE:

Slyph, please add to the discussion. Title? Author? Anything like that? Please don't post book genres. It's basically the same as me saying that I'm reading Science Fiction/Fantasy.
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Post by Kameko » Thu Jul 06, 2006 7:48 pm

Frank Herbert's Dune. Been meaning to read this for awhile.
Everybody was a baby once, Arthur. Oh, sure, maybe not today, or even yesterday. But once. Babies, chum: tiny, dimpled, fleshy mirrors of our us-ness, that we parents hurl into the future, like leathery footballs of hope. And you''ve got to get a good spiral on that baby, or evil will make an interception.

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Post by Sylphiel » Thu Jul 06, 2006 9:38 pm

Slrjoecool wrote:MOD MODE:

Slyph, please add to the discussion. Title? Author? Anything like that? Please don't post book genres. It's basically the same as me saying that I'm reading Science Fiction/Fantasy.
Dude, it was a joke. I was trying to be funny. As far as I'm aware, humor is allowed on these forums, right? =P

And it's Sylph, not "Slyph".
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Post by Tiff » Thu Jul 06, 2006 10:07 pm

Sylphiel wrote:
Dude, it was a joke. I was trying to be funny. As far as I'm aware, humor is allowed on these forums, right? =P

And it's Sylph, not "Slyph".
ADMIN MODE:

Do not disrespect the mods. Yes, humor is allowed, but you're also expected to add to discussion rather than just saying "porn" and nothing else. He showed you the rule. You were not yelled at or insulted. So there is no need for blatant disrespect of staff.

The "Slyph" thing was obviously a typo, so don't get snippy about it.


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Post by Butterscotch » Thu Jul 06, 2006 11:01 pm

I just finished re-reading The Stand.

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Post by Sylphiel » Thu Jul 06, 2006 11:20 pm

Tiff wrote:
Sylphiel wrote:
Dude, it was a joke. I was trying to be funny. As far as I'm aware, humor is allowed on these forums, right? =P

And it's Sylph, not "Slyph".
ADMIN MODE:

Do not disrespect the mods. Yes, humor is allowed, but you're also expected to add to discussion rather than just saying "porn" and nothing else. He showed you the rule. You were not yelled at or insulted. So there is no need for blatant disrespect of staff.

The "Slyph" thing was obviously a typo, so don't get snippy about it.

o_O How did I say anything insulting? I don't see pointing out that I made a joke is "blatant disrespect of staff". As for "showing me a rule", I've been on these forums long enough, I think I know the rules. I never thought he yelled at me, and I didn't do anything disrespectful in return.

Excuse me for not going into the details of what I was reading... had I, I probably would have been modded at for getting too graphic for these forums or something. So I can't win.

And no it wasn't, because he's called me that (as far as I am aware) every time he's addressed me. Many people have made that same mistake about my screenname on the net in the past, and I was just correcting him. And I hardly see how correcting a mistake is "snippy".
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