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Old 07-21-08, 09:13 PM   #451
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Old 07-23-08, 02:09 PM   #455
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i am reading a few similar. my favorite reading to do.

good night moon- unknown
oh, the thinks you can think- suess
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Old 07-23-08, 02:29 PM   #456
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I always explain that the reason Curious George can ride a bike backwards is because it's a fixed-gear single-speed.
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Old 07-27-08, 09:01 PM   #457
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right on. curious george is on top of it.
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Old 07-29-08, 02:49 PM   #458
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"Atlas Shrugged" by Ayn Rand.

I'm almost done with it, and it's way better than I expected it to be. I would recommend it to anyone.
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Finished listening to Full Throttle: The Life and Fast Times of Curtis Turner by Robert Edelstein and The Boys of Pointe du Hoc: Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion by Douglas Brinkley.

Started listening to Barbarous Coast by Ross MacDonald.
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Old 08-04-08, 10:29 AM   #460
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Recently finished: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Phillip K. Dick

Now reading: The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan

Also, in the midst of: The Children of Men by P.D. James
The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Up next: I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Want to read: Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
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Old 08-04-08, 05:53 PM   #461
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now reading bits and pieces of "Bicycling the Natchez Trace" in addition to my Robert Jordan book.
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Old 08-04-08, 08:58 PM   #462
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"The Revolution; A Manifesto"- Ron Paul. So far one of the best books i have ever read.
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and this book about A Native American Medicine Man... pretty cool stuff
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How Fiction Works by James Wood.

I'm about halfway through and find myself actually nodding in agreement every few pages.
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Old 08-09-08, 03:14 PM   #465
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Old 08-10-08, 10:04 AM   #467
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I just finished Heretics of Dune and I'm on page five of Chapterhouse Dune. They are books five and six in the Dune series.
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Old 08-11-08, 02:15 AM   #468
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Re-reading The Catcher in the Rye.

I read it for the first time around four years ago. I didn't like it much at the time, but in this second read through, I love it.



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Finished listening to Barbarous Coast by Ross MacDonald and Beverly Hills Dead by Stuart Woods.

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I'm reading two books at the moment. "Merle's Door" which is a book about a free thinking dog. And "Heft on Wheels" which is alright.
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Re-reading The Catcher in the Rye.

I read it for the first time around four years ago. I didn't like it much at the time, but in this second read through, I love it.



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In The Wake Of The Plague: The Black Death And The World It Made
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Tidy little history book about the plague in the 14th century and how it affected men and women from all social positions. Also questions whether the Black Death was the bubonic plague or was it anthrax that nearly obliterated England. Good read, not to scholasticky, not at all dry.
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"Blood Meridian" by Cormac McCarthy, cause "The Road" was dark and brilliant. Meridian is darker, more brilliant, bewildering and bloody.

Waiting for "B is for Beer" by Tom Robbins. C'mon write faster, ya sod.
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"Blood Meridian" by Cormac McCarthy, cause "The Road" was dark and brilliant. Meridian is darker, more brilliant, bewildering and bloody.
More brilliant than THE ROAD?

The mind boggles.
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