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Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Good for you, I read that last year. I hope you read Notes from Underground as well.

To follow Romeo's Format
1. I've just finished Morgan Llywelyn's Bard
2. I'm big into Irish literature and Historical Fiction, so I picked it up
3. "See a tall man pacing alone on the twilight beach, caught between the dying day and the incoming tide."
4. I enjoyed the book a great deal, and I know it will go on my shelf right between Angela's Ashes and Trinity, but I felt that the main character was overly melodramatic and that there was too much art worship in the novel. It wasn't a chick book, but you can clearly tell it was written by a woman.

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moonbaby9307 wrote:
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Good for you, I read that last year. I hope you read Notes from Underground as well.

To follow Romeo's Format
1. I've just finished Morgan Llywelyn's Bard
2. I'm big into Irish literature and Historical Fiction, so I picked it up
3. "See a tall man pacing alone on the twilight beach, caught between the dying day and the incoming tide."
4. I enjoyed the book a great deal, and I know it will go on my shelf right between Angela's Ashes and Trinity, but I felt that the main character was overly melodramatic and that there was too much art worship in the novel. It wasn't a chick book, but you can clearly tell it was written by a woman.


Though I have not read that one by her, she is one of my faveorite authors, and if you have not read it already, I highly recomend Druids by her.

1.The Name of the Rose Umberto Eco
2. A long time ago, a teacher recomended this book and it did sound interesting so I finally decdied to read it.
3. "It was a beautiful morning at the end of November.
4. I am a little more than halfway done with it, and so far it is very interesting and I am really enjoying it.

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Are you aware that there is an excellent film of "The Name of the Rose" starring Sean Connery? Made in 1986, it is well worth watching after you have read the book.

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I did know that a moive was made from the book. Once I do finnish the book I just may check it out.

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This will b my first post,so hi to everybody :)

I am reading La Dame Aux Camelias by Alexandre Dumas-Fils
Quite interesting book


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i recently finished "The Curious Incident with the Dog in the Night-time" it's a long title but reflects the nature of the book. A really interesting read.

The writer writes from the point of view of a young boy with Asperger's syndrome (he's autistic). the boy's being a detective and trying to figure out who killed the neighbour's dog and you can see how chaotic his family life is as a result of his condtion. It's really well-written.


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1.Water For Elephants Sara Gruen
2. I saw it in a store and it sounded interesting
3. Only three people were left under the red and white awning of the grease joint: Grady, me, and the fry cook.
4. So far it is really interesting, and I am very much enjoying it, and cannot wait to see what will happen next.

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I am now currently reading The Hobbit and Ties That Bind, Ties That Break.


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1. Breaking Dawn
2. I love reading Romance and Fantasy, I'm not a vampire addict by the way. :lol:
3. it's not the first sentence, but its one of them. "Don't be afraid, Edward. We belong together."
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5. I love the book and it's getting really good!


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1. Breaking Dawn
2. I love reading Romance and Fantasy, I'm not a vampire addict by the way.
3. it's not the first sentence, but its one of them. "Don't be afraid, Edward. We belong together."
4. 200
5. I love the book and it's getting really good!

Yeah, Breaking Dawn is the best one out of the Twilight series so far.

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are u really stephanie meyer?


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if you want the list of all 90-something books I've read over the summer i can give it to you, but I'm back to textbooks right now

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A Death in Vienna, by Daniel Silva.


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1.Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
2. I really enjoyed The Name of A Rose, and it sounded interesting
3. That was when I saw the Pendulum
4. I have just barely started it, but so far it seems really quite interesting.

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