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#81 OFFLINE   lovegodherself

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Posted 29 March 2017 - 09:22 PM

Delusions of Gender by Cordelia Fine

Tobacco by Dimitar Dimov - I need this for school, but it's a great novel regardless



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Posted 29 March 2017 - 09:29 PM

i finished Nabokov's Lolita a couple weeks ago and it was exquisite. definitely adding to my favorites. i started Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy over vacation but i got a bit bored.... :awkney: i'll probably pick it up again


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Posted 04 April 2017 - 12:59 PM

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

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Posted 18 April 2017 - 01:14 PM

Amor de Perdição, portuguese classic by Camilo Castelo Branco


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Posted 18 April 2017 - 01:23 PM

The Great Gatsby, nearly finished only a chapter left
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Posted 20 April 2017 - 01:13 PM

Girl on the train- just finished lol what a disappointing ending 



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Posted 29 April 2017 - 02:43 PM

Finally finished Song of Solomon!
I really enjoyed it but the ending was a little disappointing to me.

Now I'm going to start either The Bluest Eye (Toni Morrison) or Mort (Terry Pratchett)

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Posted 29 April 2017 - 03:11 PM

Has anybody here heard of The Edge Chronicles? It was one of my – if not the – favourite book series when I was younger, and I just found out that after the three "original" trilogies, they started another one some years ago, so I might start to read that.  :creep:

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Also, I am currently reading 11/22/63 by Stephen King.


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Posted 29 April 2017 - 11:00 PM

About to start rereading the greatest series I have ever picked up, His Dark Materials. Love everything about it
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Posted 05 May 2017 - 05:18 PM

I finished Mice and Men a few days ago .. I cried. The ending is just so sad I can't :'(

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 11:47 PM

I finished The Bluest Eye and since that had such a bleak ending, I wanted to read something fun.
So now I'm starting 'The Long Way to A Small, Rocky Planet' by Becky Chambers. It's really cute so far!

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 11:52 PM

Blue Melody by Lee Underwood.

It's about 60's folk musician Tim Buckley, the book is written by his close friend and band member. So far it's very good and I'm very close to finishing it. Overall it's a lovely book but has a tragic ending...
Give me a Leonard Cohen afterworld so I can sigh eternally.

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Posted 07 May 2017 - 11:52 PM

This Is It - Alan Watts

Katharine Hepburn - Gary Carey
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Posted 09 May 2017 - 09:10 PM

has anyone read Ishmael by Daniel Quinn? my friend recommended it to me and i haven't started it yet but from what i've heard it sounds really good. if anyone has read it, could you reccomend anything similar?

on my list after that is The Doors Of Perception + Heaven and Hell (Aldous Huxley), We Are All Stardust: Leading Scientists Talk About Their Work, Their Lives, And The Mysteries Of Our Existence (Stefan Klein), The Path: What Chinese Philsophers Can Teach Us About The Good Life (Michael Puett), and The Psychedelic Experience: A Manual Based on the Tibetan Book Of The Dead (Timothy Leary)

don't laugh at me i like this stuff :crossed:
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Posted 10 May 2017 - 07:44 PM

A completely new book in the Witcher series by Andrzej Sapkowski, titled Sezon burz ('Season of Storms').

I'm not really sure what I think of it, except that it's nice to have something new from the series along the amazing computer games.

 

I know you said that a long time ago. It is worth to read the books? I played the game, and I love it. I am thinking to read the first 2 books. Is it any good?

 

Anyway I started to read a romantic lemonade story (That is what my mind wanted), but it is so bad, I think I am gonna suffer to read it til the end. But since I payed for it, I will try.


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Posted 15 July 2017 - 11:44 PM

The Origins of the Chinese People by John Ross. It was slow to start but the chapters about Confucius and the development of their language has been intersting.

I wish more people gave descriptions of the books they are reading!

@Hollyweird I think you just gave me some recommendations 😏

P.S. The Doors of Perception is a good read (if a bit dry imo)
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Posted 16 July 2017 - 12:07 AM

A Conjuring of Light V E Scwhab

The last book in the "Shades of Magic" Series.


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Posted 16 July 2017 - 12:26 PM

David Wojnarowicz - Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration


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