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Old 07-13-2010, 05:50 AM   #931
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I don't remember when I last updated here, anyway the last books I've read are:

Stendhal / The Red and the Black - great novel, i'll give it 4 stars



Erri De Luca / Il peso della farfalla (The weight of the butterfly) - nothing to be excited about, 2 stars.



Samuel Beckett / Waiting for Godot - Weird and funny, 3 stars


now reading:
Jonathan Safran Foer / Everything Is Illuminated
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Old 07-21-2010, 01:36 AM   #932
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As far as comics:

I've been keeping up to date while reading some old X-men like Pheonix and Dark Pheonix saga.

I just bought the complete collection of Franz Kafka's short stories and I'm pretty excited about it.
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Old 07-21-2010, 02:34 AM   #933
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Just copped:



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Never read a full comic/g novel before
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Old 07-21-2010, 02:35 AM   #934
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As far as comics:

I've been keeping up to date while reading some old X-men like Pheonix and Dark Pheonix saga.

I just bought the complete collection of Franz Kafka's short stories and I'm pretty excited about it.

I have Amerika
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Old 07-21-2010, 03:17 AM   #935
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Just copped:



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Never read a full comic/g novel before

Those two are sooooo goooood..
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Old 07-21-2010, 03:19 AM   #936
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I have Amerika

I was going to buy that but I only had enough for one book so I went with the short stories.
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Old 07-21-2010, 04:01 AM   #937
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I was going to buy that but I only had enough for one book so I went with the short stories.
How are they ?
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Old 07-21-2010, 04:01 AM   #938
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Can't believe this thread was disturbed by shameless adverstising sb dunks. **** off.
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Old 07-21-2010, 04:03 AM   #939
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How are they ?

I haven't started yet, but I expect big things. It goes from long stories to short so the first half of the book will be more involved.
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Old 07-21-2010, 04:16 AM   #940
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I haven't started yet, but I expect big things. It goes from long stories to short so the first half of the book will be more involved.

Should be good I like his stuff

Just started

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Old 07-21-2010, 11:38 AM   #941
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Just finished:


Just started:



Preston and Child are probably my favorite authors. I read The Relic when it came out and have hooked on them since.
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Old 07-21-2010, 04:34 PM   #942
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Pretty great.
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Old 07-22-2010, 10:57 AM   #943
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Pretty good read. Fast-paced and attention-getting writing style.

8/10
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Old 07-22-2010, 11:10 AM   #944
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Pretty good read. Fast-paced and attention-getting writing style.

8/10

The whole Myron Bolitar series is really good. Coben is one of my favorite mystery writers.
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Old 07-22-2010, 11:12 AM   #945
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I'm thinking about taking on Stephen King's "The Stand."

If I'm not feeling up to that, I may get "Duma Key." Sounds intriguing, though some of his newer books are really hit/miss.
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