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I Am Going to Re-read Some of My Favourite Books

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    I Have A Bunch Of Them Waiting For Me

    Actually, this has been on-going for a number of years.  Back about 15 years ago I was in a book discussion group; when it was my turn to suggest a book for the next discussion I suggested "a favorite book from childhood." Of course, me, I could not select one favorite so I got...
    CFOM CFOM 70+, M 13 Responses Apr 5, 2011

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    Love To Read And Have Discovered Audio Books

    I really love to read but whenever I get out a book I feel guilty because there are always other things that I should be doing. Well now I have discovered audio books. Wow I just put my ipod in my ear and listen to all my books while doing the jobs etc that I need to be doing...
    dejavu50 dejavu50 56-60, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2011

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    I Read Some Twice..

    The ones that come to my mind are The Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Sallinger and some book about Kurt Cobain's death.. I think that's it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 25, 2007

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    Stranger In A Strange Land

    I just finished re-reading Robert Heinlein's Stranger in a strange land, one of my top favorites. After a couple of new books, I plan on re-reading Orson Scott Card's Enders game series. Sci-fi fantasy, oh how I love you.
    NicoleHeart NicoleHeart 22-25, F 2 Responses May 2, 2010

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    I Have A Hankering For 666

    lol It's a book I read when I was a kid. It's by Jay Anson who wrote the Amityville Horror. I'm going to order it this week.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 1, 2010

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    Particular Delights.

    My favourite books from my childhood have long gone from my bookshelves, however, there are countless books read during the last six years still on my shelves. I do have particular delights which I will read again and again, to rekindle my pleasure of reading them the first time...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 18-21, F Sep 30, 2013

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    Hunt For Red October

    I know it's a really dated book but I very much enjoy the early Tom Clancy books, especially Hunt for Red October and Red Storm Rising. Red Storm Rising was the very first book I ever read cover to cover. I'm dyslexic and found it extremely difficult to learn to read. I hated it...
    krool1969 krool1969 41-45, M Apr 30, 2012

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    I Have... And Will Again

    My two favorite series are Harry Potter and a series of historical fiction that take place during the Vietnam War by a writer/Vietnam Vet named Mark Berent. The books (5 of them) follows several different military personnel through the was. The main protagonist is a fighter pilot...
    krool1969 krool1969 41-45, M Apr 30, 2012

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    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    Not Going To. Have Many Times.

    Not going to! Have!! Re-read at least 5 of my Discworld books at least a dozen times. Favourites are picked out time and time again. Tess Gerritsen - Crime Thriller author - own around 10 of her books - these have easily been re-read a few times. As has Natasha Mostert's books...
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2011

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    Revisiting

    Revisiting the land of Valdamar. I'm up to number six, Magic' s Price. #3 of the Last Herald-Mage. Love anything by Mercedes Lackey.
    TeresasTears TeresasTears 56-60, F Sep 27, 2013

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    Soon

    I haven't read them recently, so I must pull them off the shelf again and start reading! But, the dilema of which one quickly appears - there's so much choice!! Grrr....I'll come up with a solution, somehow.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Dec 16, 2007

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    Some Of My Books

    I wouldn't mind re-reading some of the books that I have. Then I could get more out of them. Because some of them I read way to fast. I could  use the re-read of them. They are books that I like so much. It shows in some of them. Because they are starting so  the tare of being...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Feb 12, 2011

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    Harry Potter, read those multiple times.

    First series of Warriors. Read those twice!!!!
    JenMarie97 JenMarie97 16-17, F Feb 15

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