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I Want to Know What Books You Are Reading

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    Great 99-cent Kindle Reads!

    I've found several good ebooks on Kindle by indie authors. Right now, I'm reading The Penis Files by Morgan Donahue and it is the best crime novel I've read in a really long time. Here's an excerpt: Even though we’d managed to scoop the TV people and the two big metropolitan...
    Gaylez Gaylez 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2011

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    Right Now

    I am reading Solitude- Seeking Wisdon In Extremes by Richard Kull.I have literally only just started it, so I've just grabbed this off Amazon-Years after losing his lower right leg in a motorcycle crash, Robert Kull traveled to a remote island in Patagonia's coastal wilderness...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2012

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    I Am Reading...

    ....A book called Miki, to the Little One, about an eskimo who goes under the sea and gets saved by a penguin and polar bear. She likes the pictures. For me, Im reading a book about the hangings in London...not the best to read before I go to bed but it's really interesting
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 10, 2009

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    I Love Reading Books But Lately

    i'm something of a bookworm for as long as i can remember.books have been my constant companion ever since i was little.so i never was as surprised as i am right now when i realized that  i kinda neglecting reading lately.i read ovid halfway n then moved on to something...
    scribbles7 scribbles7 26-30, M 4 Responses Sep 2, 2009

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    Just Finished Two and Am Working On One

    Just finsished reading two - Dark of the Moon, by John Sanford.  I have read many in Sandford's Prey series, but this was my first with another of his characters, Virgil Flowers. I really liked the character as he is very much a smart *** like myself. Plot was good, with a...
    aqua59 aqua59 51-55, M Jan 27, 2009

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    The Book Thief

    By Markus Zusak. It's a beautiful, moving story set in Nazi Germany, narrated by death. I don't think I've ever read another book that has made me smile, laugh, cry and melt inside all at once. This man has an incredible imagination. I strongly recommend.
    juniper juniper 21-25, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2008

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    Books <3

    Currently i am finishing "That Summer" by Sarah Dessen I am trying to read all of her books, i have most of them. So far I have read: "Someone Like You", "Keeping the Moon", "The Truth About Forever" and now working on "That Summer" I got into books about teen pregnancy...
    DearShadow DearShadow 18-21, F 1 Response May 13, 2010

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    Currently Reading "The Thief"

    I'm in a small local book club and this month we're reading "The Thief" by Megan Whalen Turner. I think it's aimed at a teenage audience, but it's ok so far. I'm about 1/4 of the way through. The person that suggested this book remembered how much she liked it...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 3 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    Thirteen Reasons Why - Jay Asher

    "There are thirteen reasons why your friend died. You are one of them." One day after school, Clay Jensen finds a box with thirteen tapes inside: numbered. As he starts listening to them, he finds out just why Hannah Baker is gone. He's instructed to hand the tapes over to the...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 27, 2010

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    Read.

    i have issues with reading one book at a time. it's odd, i know. just finished a thousand splendid suns right now i'm reading east of eden. (great great book) are you there vodka it's me chelsea (hilarious) and i'm rereading on the road (one of my favorites) if anyone ever...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    Janet Evanovich

    I recently discovered Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series,I'm reading book 2, "Two For The Dough". I'm also reading "The Upper Room" by Mary Monroe.
    libertybalanced libertybalanced 46-50, F Jun 8, 2012

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    Right Now?

    Well at this moment I am reading Fruits Basket: Volume 21, The Luxe by Anna Godbersen, and A Million Little Pieces by James Frey.
    ArabellaBlythe ArabellaBlythe 22-25, F Jul 1, 2009

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    ...

    The Gargoyle - which is about a man who gets burnt and is visited by a strang woman who claims to know him from past lives. It's about soulmates/twinflames but not in a soppy raomantic sense The Tales of Peter Rabbit - the little one loves the pictures and beats Monsters Inc any...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 19, 2009

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    The Fifth Sacred Wheel By Starhawk

    I just finished a book that I totally consider life-changing. Sometimes just saying that is cliche, but the book gave me words and images that gives life to some of my beliefs, my future goals.  It gave me more perspective on behavior, love, kindness, poetry, community, and...
    Happyface Happyface 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 9, 2009

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    What I'm Reading

    I'm reading Long dark tea time of the soul. It is so hilarious and original! Its definitely worth reading. Give it a tryyyy
    moodslang21 moodslang21 56-60, F Nov 10, 2012

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    "Infidel" By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

    Actually I'm not reading it anymore, I just finished it the other day. Amazing autobiography. It starts slow and is hard to read in the beginning, but after you adjust to the foreign names and terms, it really becomes interesting. Highly recommend this book to everyone that...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 5 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    Currently Reading

    currently reading a book called catacombs about a breed of space fairing cats
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Dec 15, 2010

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    My Books

    The brothers Karamazov by Doestevsky.  Its a long book and I have been reading it for two weeks.  It is one of those books I have to put down and think about after I've read four or five pages.  Russian writers in the 1800s were real geniuses.  They wrote from...
    levin60kitty levin60kitty 61-65 1 Response Jan 10, 2009

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    My Books

    im currently reading my way through the karin slaughter books, just waiting for her new one to be released :)
    zolabud zolabud 22-25, F Jun 9, 2010

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    Goodreads And More

    I've got an account with goodreads, plus I affiliated it with my facebook.  So far, I plan on reading at least 2 books a month or more if possible.  I also have books that I didn't add to my TBR list all piled up on the kitchen table and scattered elsewhere in the...
    hisloverface hisloverface 22-25, F Mar 30, 2010

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    I Am Reading....

    Csi:Miami RIPTIDE. The CSI novels are awesome. Im a CSI addict and when i found they also had books i was freaking happy.The books are way better than the shows. I would reccomend them to everyone who likes CSI.
    BleedingMascara87 BleedingMascara87 22-25, F 1 Response May 11, 2011

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    Gargantuous Appetite For Books!

    I can't wait for the last book in The Hunger Games series to come out!! The first two were awesome! Forget Twilight or Gossip Girl or any of those silly novels-- The Hunger Games is AMAZING qualtity YA lit!
    hellonooneknows hellonooneknows 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2010

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    Ten Poems to Set You Free

    I started reading this one yesterday, but I'm also reading They Call Me Naughty Lola, which is a collection of hilarious personal ads from the London Review of Books. I feel the need to go back and forth because as I'm reading these ten poems, I can't help but feel like crap...
    MyOnlyHeart MyOnlyHeart 26-30, F Jan 10, 2009

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    Food For Your Mind-grapes

    I haven't been reading too many of the books I actually want to read lately, what with school giving me books in which I'm not remotely interested (ie Shakespeare) but at the moment I am reading The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck and I'm really enjoying it. After that...
    godsmack666 godsmack666 18-21, M 9 Responses Mar 5, 2009

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    Right now I'm reading Freakonomics,

    The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson), A Storm of Swords, If On A Winter's Night a Traveler, and The New York Trilogy, but I'm in college so it's been slow going :(
    allonsyalexa allonsyalexa 18-21, F Apr 15

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    Theory Of Strings And Parallel Universes/phisycs Of The Impossible By Dr. Kaku

    Well, We can see is very interesting to discovered new wolrds in parallel universes, in 11 dimensions between Mstring theory, the simetries and the melody and simphony of god lost,  in one part of the cosmos. The particle of God among the LHC (large collider hadron...
    robmurzz robmurzz 26-30 Jul 2, 2010

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    :)

    Tonight I am going to break into the Book "Dear John" I can't wait to start reading it....
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 25, 2009

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    Nicolas Sparks

    Nights in Rodanthe just picked this up at library today actually.  I was in the middle of The Wedding when I moved from AZ to Nashville in Dec.  I got my library card with in days there and forgot to get it.  Then moved to Florida and now this library didn't...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    For the Moment,

    I'm about to finish The Claw of the Conciliator by Gene Wolfe, it's the second book in his The Book of the New Sun series. It's very interesting, though I do need to read some paragraphs more than once to get it all to sink in. I'd reccomend the series to anyone who likes science...
    deletedd deletedd 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 10, 2009

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    :)

    I am currently reading the book of shadows. for the new generation of the solitary witch.
    xScreamOfTheButterflyx xScreamOfTheButterflyx 22-25, F Mar 5, 2009

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    Jo Nesbo: The Leopard

    I'm currently really into Jo Nesbo novels. I imagine Harry Hole to look like Daniel Craig! I first read The Snowman, which was great, I was really hooked on it all the way through, then I thought The Leopard looked good too so now I'm about 2 thirds of my way into that and I...
    Rebeccajp84 Rebeccajp84 26-30, F Feb 3, 2013

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    James May

    I'm just starting to read James May's 20th Century. My Dad got it for Christmas and reccommended that I read it. I'm only a couple of pages in but have already had a good chuckle over it. James always knows how to make my laugh. Whatever the weather. Whatever my mood...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2008

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    The Bartimeus Trilogy

    This is a book series aimed at young adults, but they are great for adults too. Good writing. Interesting characters that truly develop over time.
    aqua59 aqua59 51-55, M 4 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    Hello My Name Is Orchid and I'm Addicted to Books

    Some people drink.  Some smoke.  Some do drugs.  My addiction is books.  Words hold a spell over me that I am loath to break. I love to know what people are reading at the moment. Here is what I am reading right now. Possession by A.S. Byant Interred with...
    orchid6 orchid6 36-40, F 13 Responses Sep 4, 2008

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    Some Good Fiction I Have Read Recently....

    Crow Lake by Mary Lawson- a really lovely book about the way a family in a farming area of Canada adapts and cares for eachother after their parents are killed. I don't want to give too much away. The Speech Of Angels- a beautiful  book about finding your...
    charlo charlo 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2009

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    M83-Wait. I am OBSESSED WITH THIS SONG AND YOU ALL HAVE TO LISTEN IT RIGHT NOW. Yeah. Like right now. Why are you still reading this?!?! Look it up! And listen to it all the...
    misfitmily6091 misfitmily6091 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    "Love Me Again" by John Newman. I swear you would be able to figure out exactly who I am by knowing what songs I listen to
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    Do you really want to hurt me - boy george
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    Swedish House Mafia ft. John Martin - Don't You Worry Child *Missing the Taiwan days* *nostalgia*
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 16-17, F Jul 2

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    Jaron and The Long Road to Love - Pray for You
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 16-17, F Jul 4

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    Broken home - by sik kid , love this song and a lot of the lyrics are very poetic and makes you think
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    Rock Rock (Til you drop)-Def Leppard
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Jul 5

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    I am listening to I choose you by Sara bareilles :3
    foreverisabella foreverisabella 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Fine Without You by Alkaline Trio - the most powerful punk pop on earth
    alejandro924 alejandro924 41-45, M Jul 6

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    Just browsing through Youtube and am now listening to Seo In Guk's song, "Bomtanaba." I don't mean to sound like a teenage girl but... omg, he is so yum like he can just keep his...
    MindvsHeartAJ MindvsHeartAJ 18-21, T 1 Response Jul 12

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    "we are young" by 3OH!3. Freaking perfect
    CrownedWithLaurel CrownedWithLaurel 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 16

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    Stella by All Time Low https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=bLZgaYTx9ek&feature=kp
    joshbeaudoin joshbeaudoin 16-17, M Jul 16

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    Thinkin Bout You by Frank Ocean 😍👌 https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XELLMDTfdOE
    joshbeaudoin joshbeaudoin 16-17, M Jul 16

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    Magic- Rude ,why you gotta be so ruudee!!🎶
    DatRandomGinger DatRandomGinger 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    "Sinking Inside Yourself" by: Hammock.
    Samaccino Samaccino 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    Graffiti6 - Over You
    cbeneath cbeneath 22-25, F Jul 20

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