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

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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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    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 6, 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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    Harry Potter, read those multiple times.

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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 re-read soo many good books,

    it's a bad habit of mine, when I read I book that I really like I always have a strong urge to do it again!
    HelloImDevon HelloImDevon 13-15, M Dec 19, 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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    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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    An Excerpt From 'Veronika Decides To Die' "I'm going to tell you a story. xxx "A powerful wizard, who wanted to destroy an entire kingdom, placed a magic potion in the well from...
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    Saying "African American" is more racist than saying "black". Here's why... It makes two huge racial assumptions. First, it assumes that every black US citizen is African. So...
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    School and Grades don't means **** anymore Getting Good grades doesn’t make you Einstein Getting bad grades doesn’t mean that your not intelligent Yet people say getting...
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    about the religion I follow, Christianity. Some are scoffing at how some Christians feel we are being victimized in this world and that the gays are victimizing us by rising up...
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    Muslim parents here in the USA are getting out of hand. They are now crying over flyers about Easter egg hunts from a Christian church. Where are their cries when members of their...
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    I heard a very interesting conversation earlier. A woman was asked to compare her prior pregnancies and convince people as to why she wouldn't kill her baby since she terminated...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Being a waiter, I hate how we can't put gratuity on checks anymore. I also hate steaks that are requested over med rare, and parents that let their children play on iPads during...
    WaitersWorld WaitersWorld 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I've worked retail for a long time and I love it! But I hate Asians! From India to Japan... They are he worst consumers and have the WORST manners, they are cheap, condescending...
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    At times, I am very controversial by saying and doing different things. Many love what I say and do but on the other hand many do not. It is their loss in my book.
    femaleoncruiseship femaleoncruiseship 46-50, F Apr 6

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    Racial Profiling What do you do when the system and civilians railroad you because your skin color, body build, etc. match the profile of others? I am watching an episode of a TV...
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    Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87: I just read that Gabriel Garcia Marquez recently passed away. I remember reading some of his works in college. May he rest in...
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    Hey David. I'm just going to pretend that you're going to read this like I'm sending it to you... but maybe I'll be more open, because I know you never will. So first off... I...
    DancingWithFire DancingWithFire 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I have re-read the chapter on Snape's memories in the 7th book ATLEAST 18 times
    broadwaybaby25 broadwaybaby25 18-21, F Apr 1

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    So its not too long since I took up a kettlebell class in my local area, and I love it, even though I feel I'm going to die sometimes haha, and I am clearly twice as old as most of...
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    YOU KNOW YOU ARE LIVING IN 2014 when... 1. You accidentally enter your password on the microwave. 2. You haven't played solitaire with real cards in years. 3. You have a list...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 29

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    I'm the type of person that re-reads stuff... and not just twice. I find it is of more use to read something twice and understand it well, than read two different things once and...
    esmeraldream esmeraldream 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Cosmology + 1. A Scientific American collection. Ancient now, published around 1980, comprising a set of SA papers from about 1960-1977. I acquired it when newly published and...
    KenWX KenWX 61-65, M Mar 28

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    It's pathetic and sad at the same time. I'll start off with the most important point and the thing that keeps me up at night about him. He has a son and I really don't think idiots...
    mahnouls mahnouls 16-17 1 Response 4 days ago

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    If you're reading this, I want you to know that I've spent a long, long time searching for kindred spirits, being different and feeling completely alone in crowded rooms. Somehow...
    needlessthings needlessthings 31-35, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I think people should have children when they're ready. Only they know when that is. It's not really about whether the child is planned or not. I'm always thinking about how the...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Apr 3

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    "Dark Moon" by David Gemmell. I vaguely recall having started this at least once before (I have a terrible memory, so if enough time has elapsed since I last read something...
    xeian xeian 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I'm alone. I would cut. But I don't want any trouble. I don't want people upset. I don't want to get in trouble. I was cutting my fingers today. They really hurt. I hate myself. I...
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    A few nights ago I was aimlessly searching EP because I didn't feel like going to sleep. I read some very interesting posts by a woman and decided to respond to one. I was...
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    I think I need to change something. My grandmother, siblings, mother, and father have all called me fat. My father called me ugly and my grandmother makes me feel guilty about my...
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    It will be a struggle~ Nobody's perfect, we each have out flaws and features or traits we don't like about ourselves. I've come to terms with the fact that there is always going...
    lifesize lifesize 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    I have an irrational fear of crowds so ya instead of going out to some crowded bar or club I would much rather stay home. It may be anti social and I may be considered anti social...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M Apr 2

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    I wish that you had not initiated anything. I wish that you had just left me as a friend. I wish that you had never started texting all those sweet words to me. Those words have...
    Arcavala Arcavala 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I am 18 now, going to graduate some sort of vocational school in a few months. I will be allowed to study at universities of applied sciences but not at general universities (oh...
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    I've been pushing away. I do like some guys, but when they actually take on the urge to ask me out. I get scared, afraid. So i reject them on the spot regardless if i hurt them or...
    Dapperness Dapperness 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I just broke up with a gf of 4 years. We lived together for 2 years. She is a bi and she has fallen in love with a guy at work. I am crushed when I caught her lying to cover up her...
    miknat miknat 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    So, I only got introduced to this world about a month ago. I'm not the most open of people at the best of times. I just find talking about anything that could potentially make me...
    stephsub stephsub 22-25, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    I dont know with who, hell I dont even care. I need a break from my family and everything. Sometimes people think that your life almost perfect, that the only thing you're worried...
    Lunaaaa Lunaaaa 18-21, F 26 mins ago

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    I read a lot. And I read fast. I was surrounded by books since birth. My parents and my grandparents were all bookworms. When I was a teenager, I was going through some 200 and up...
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    The following disclaimer was provided by my friend Trysta09 Like i`ve stated before please learn how to start a conversation. It really is important in text, where I can't hear...
    seraphinamisbhavn seraphinamisbhavn 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 8

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    Newest Discovery By R. J. Heathorn (* PUNCH, May 9, 1962) A new aid to rapid--almost magical--learning has made its appearance. Indications are that if it catches on all the...
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    My friend and librarian Dena found a Japanese word for it...books are amazing but I prefer tangible news. I'm an exemplary reader and I have always exceeded on writing, but I don't...
    cmitchellichs cmitchellichs 18-21, M Apr 9

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