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Offline Ebert Von Snappenhausen

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Lemme see... so far a snigger has been achieved by introduction of Albert.
And some more were received over these things:

-Death looks for teh funny.
-Albert goes back.
-Every time Mort botches his job.

's a good book, not just very hard on teh funny department. :P

Currently readin' Thief of Time. Maybe read the Truth afterwards. :lurk:
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Offline Mordeth

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thief of time was pretty good, love.. uh.. I forget his name, the sweeper

he's fucking class :)
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reading the first and last freedom - krishnamurti ... it's... interesting, page by page I'm not sure what I think about what he's saying.. some of it seems incredibly obvious and not worth writing about, some of it seems like absolute bollocks and some of it seems pretty insigthful... only 80 or so pages in so hopefully he ties it all together at some stage later on.
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Offline Ebert Von Snappenhausen

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Lu-Tze, the Sweeper.

Ronnie Soak is kinda funny too.
In a hard-headed way. :lurk:
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Offline MoP

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Started Ink by Hal Duncan the other day...not far into it yet but it felt like getting back together with an old friend.
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Offline Mordeth

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wilmot robertson - the dispossessed majority

around 80 pages in so far and... wow... i honestly can't believe someone wrote this book

I tried to get some kind of idea of what it was about from reading the blurbs on the back cover.. and it's only now that I've actually read a bit that I realise why most of the people who commented on the book refused to let their names be shown

wow
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Offline Deus

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Memory and Matter - Henri Bergson

Probably the most complicated book of philosophy I ever tried to read...
Hong's 1st law:  "It's only the other people who are munchkins"
Hong's 2nd law: "Thinking too hard about fantasy is bad"
Hong's 3rd law: "Any sufficiently widespread magic is indistinguishable from technology"


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try it in english., it might be easier

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Offline Lannie

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jacqueline carey - "banewreaker"

and I just caved in an bought the last book in Card's "Shadow" saga, "Shadow of the Hegemon"
it's probably going to be a disappointment but I want to know how the story ends...
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Offline Nasojiti

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Stephenson - Snow Crash and for lulz Crichton's - Next

Then I'll start reading this Erikson hack people have mentioned.
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For some reason, I'm re-reading Thief of Time. Maybe because it's good.
Now I've heard there was a secret chord
That David played, and it pleased the Lord
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Offline Uche Obiora

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Steve Berry's The Templar Legacy. Prolly start on Tad William's Shadowplay afterwards.
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Robin Hobb - Mad Ship
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Offline Deus

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Richard Preston - The Hot Zone
Hong's 1st law:  "It's only the other people who are munchkins"
Hong's 2nd law: "Thinking too hard about fantasy is bad"
Hong's 3rd law: "Any sufficiently widespread magic is indistinguishable from technology"


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Shadowmarch by Tad Williams

Dax, who is up late for no reason and didn't get anything done tonight like he planned....
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well, I guess no one's been reading this month

started reading from dawn to decadence - by jacques... something a while ago but it's not really gripping me, so I'm starting  'shamrock and the sword' by robert ryal miller .. it's about the st patricks battalion (irish american soldiers) in the us-mexican war who (i think) defected to the side of the mexicans because.. well.. it was the right thing to do! :)
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Clive Barker - Weaveworld
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Finished "The Game", by Neil Strauss, one of the most accomplished pickup-artists in the world. It was a very fun--and surprisingly involving--read! Warmly recommended to men and women alike, esp. Rick.
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Iain M. Banks - Use of Weapons
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
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Offline Uche Obiora

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Dan Simmons -  The Terror
There's a lot to be said for wilful ignorance.

Isaiah 45:7
I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things.


Offline MoP

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Just finished Ink by Hal Duncan this morning (jetlag is grand) and I'm not sure what I think except that I have just finished something special. I was reading (and still am) reading Mason and Dixon by Thomas Pynchon on my vacation. It's a nice read but as far as historical fiction goes Neal Stephenson's The Baroque Cycle beats this hands down.
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Weekend in Paris
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My guilty pleasure ready. Requires zero brain power and even less attention to detail. Its a good break :)
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Offline Uche Obiora

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Steven Erikson - Midnight Tides and Dan Simmons - The Terror.
There's a lot to be said for wilful ignorance.

Isaiah 45:7
I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things.


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Druid Queen by Douglas Niles
Oh God I am the american dream
I do not think Im too extreme
An I'm a handsome sonofabitch
I'm gonna get a good job 'n be real rich


Offline Deus

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R Scott Bakker - The Darkness That Comes Before
Hong's 1st law:  "It's only the other people who are munchkins"
Hong's 2nd law: "Thinking too hard about fantasy is bad"
Hong's 3rd law: "Any sufficiently widespread magic is indistinguishable from technology"