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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Tue Mar 20, 2012 7:11 am

I've finished that brilliant book about the House on Bankside and have just started re-reading 'Flashman and the Mountain of Light' which is appropriately set at the time of Queen Vic's Jubilee and concerns the Koh-i-Noor diamond.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby Clifford on Tue Mar 20, 2012 1:42 pm

Got a bit of Cities In Flight on the go ...

... a mighty fine tale, although if I told you the plot you would think I was high. The same goes for A Voyage To Arctarus, thinking about it.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby PKMKII on Tue Mar 20, 2012 9:31 pm

Started in on 1Q84.

Murakami's doing some good stuff, so far. There's a lot of symbolism, metaphors, and foreshadowing going, but not in a way that detracts from the plot.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby Nef Yoo BlackBeard on Fri Apr 13, 2012 5:27 pm

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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Tue Apr 17, 2012 5:59 am

Nef Yoo BlackBeard wrote:Hi reedin Twylite. Es rubbish, dun bovver.


Oye ye liddle blaggard...ye pinched it from me cabin!!!!
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Tue Apr 17, 2012 9:09 am

I have heard more than one mention of the Song of Ice and Fire and I am thinking of reading it next. I have just started watching 'Game of Thrones' so no spoilers please.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby Almighty Doer of Stuff on Tue Apr 17, 2012 10:06 am

I read three of the five stories in "The Tales of Beedle the Bard" by J.K. Rowling. Good so far.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby Roland Deschain on Tue Apr 17, 2012 12:22 pm

Almighty Doer of Stuff wrote:I read three of the five stories in "The Tales of Beedle the Bard" by J.K. Rowling. Good so far.

They're quite good. It's nice to read something a little different from the usual fairytale.

black bart wrote:I have heard more than one mention of the Song of Ice and Fire and I am thinking of reading it next. I have just started watching 'Game of Thrones' so no spoilers please.

Wait until you get to the part with the aliens. That's my favourite bit!
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Mon Apr 23, 2012 9:10 am

Aliens? :confused:
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby pieces o'nine on Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:07 pm

Pssst, Bart: you're giving away the spoilers! :haha:
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:58 am

My colleague in the office has just spent a fortune on the Blue Ray of series one 'Game of Thrones' so please don't tell me any more. I'm only up to episode two and it's got me hooked. As a Graphic Designer I think the 'Titles' are brilliant.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby daftbeaker on Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:48 am

black bart wrote:My colleague in the office has just spent a fortune on the Blue Ray of series one 'Game of Thrones' so please don't tell me any more. I'm only up to episode two and it's got me hooked. As a Graphic Designer I think the 'Tits' are brilliant.

Fixed :haha:
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby DavidH on Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:51 am

The Life of Katherine Swinford by Alison Weir. Really interesting background stuff on the 14th century. Downloaded free as an .epub from TUEBL.
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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby black bart on Wed Apr 25, 2012 12:51 pm

daftbeaker wrote:
black bart wrote:My colleague in the office has just spent a fortune on the Blue Ray of series one 'Game of Thrones' so please don't tell me any more. I'm only up to episode two and it's got me hooked. As a Graphic Designer I think the 'Tits' are brilliant.

Fixed :haha:


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Re: What are you reading right now?

Postby Roland Deschain on Wed Apr 25, 2012 9:27 pm

daftbeaker wrote:
black bart wrote:My colleague in the office has just spent a fortune on the Blue Ray of series one 'Game of Thrones' so please don't tell me any more. I'm only up to episode two and it's got me hooked. As a Graphic Designer I think the 'Tits' are brilliant.

Fixed :haha:

:lech: :haha:

black bart wrote:Aliens? :confused:

Aaaaaaaaannnnddd, troll successful. :moon:

black bart wrote:I am saying nothing...just keep staring at the Dragon eggs love.

The actress was 21 at the time of filming, but Daenerys is only 13 at that stage of the book. :shocked:
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