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Old 07-06-2008, 11:54 PM #505
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Old 07-07-2008, 12:21 PM #506
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I'm going to try to finish Manly P. Hall's "The Secret Teachings of All Ages" before school starts in the Fall. It's pretty hefty though, and can get a little tedious after a while.

http://www.amazon.com/Secret-Teachin...47539&sr= 1-1



You can read the whole thing online if you were so inclined.
http://www.sacred-texts.com/eso/sta/index.htm
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Old 07-07-2008, 07:22 PM #507
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I've decided to play a fantastic new game:
Go into Barnes & Noble. Head directly for Bargain Table. Pick first 3 that seem interesting. Final total: $18 and 3 decent to really good books.

The first of this 3:

'Belle de Jour: Diary of an Unlikely Call Girl" by Anonymous.

I really enjoy it so far. Tis the memoir/blog of a London prostitute.

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I want to read that and 'Barrel Fever'. I dug 'Naked'.
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Old 07-07-2008, 09:22 PM #508
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I want to read that and 'Barrel Fever'. I dug 'Naked'.

I haven't read either of the ones you mentioned, though I've put them on my list of books to read. I just finished 'When You Are Engulfed in Flames' and it was amazing.
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Old 07-07-2008, 10:53 PM #509
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Old 07-08-2008, 03:02 AM #510
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I'm not currently reading, but I've got two books coming in the mail, The Man in the High Tower and Fatherland.

Both are alternate history looks at what the world may have been like if the Germans won WWII. High Tower looks mostly at the consequences for the U.S. if it were defeated and occupied while Fatherland looks at the consequences for the German society after defeated Europe, splitting ties with the Japanese (who were defeated by the U.S.), and entering a Cold War with the U.S.
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Old 07-08-2008, 03:58 AM #511
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Longitude by Dava Sobel.

It's pretty dull but I have to read it for school.
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Old 07-08-2008, 04:45 AM #512
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I finished Snuff by Palahnuik last week. It was just...okay. Really short.

And that basement sounded disgusting.
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Old 07-11-2008, 06:05 PM #513
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Right now I'm about halfway through Grapes of Wrath and, after that, I will be reading Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce.
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Old 07-11-2008, 08:49 PM #515
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Old 07-11-2008, 10:53 PM #516
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im currently reading cat's cradle by vonegut, should be done tonight or tomorrow. then im reading catch 22.

after that its off to the book store where im gunna get some chuck p(not gunna bother with the last name) or a clockwork orange or maybe even some h.g wells.
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Old 07-14-2008, 02:24 PM #518
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Old 07-14-2008, 06:36 PM #519
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On Saturday night, I finished Belle Du Jour. It was certain an interesting memoir.

After that, I read The Serial Killers Club by Jeff Povey. Decent, easy read. Somewhat funny.

Last night, I read
Chasing the Dead by Joe Schreiber. Nothing too special.

After which, I started and am about halfway through Rant, which I'm not very pleased with. There are sections, especially with Shot Dunyun, that are incredibly annoying and painful to try and read.
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right now im reading the judas strain by James Rollins ive been reading alot of his boks lately theyre acctually really interesting. Ive just picked up a couple of quantum physics books aswell but havent really had a chance to sit down and take a look at them much.
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Old 07-15-2008, 12:48 AM #521
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I'm reading the Grapes of Wrath for my ap class and I hate it.
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I'm reading the Grapes of Wrath for my ap class and I hate it.

thats because steinbeck is a horrible ****ing writer.
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Old 07-15-2008, 04:58 PM #523
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thats because steinbeck is a horrible ****ing writer.
That is why we shouldn't have to read this book.
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Old 07-15-2008, 05:31 PM #524
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That is why we shouldn't have to read this book.

i blame steinbeck/english classes making me read steinbeck entirely for destroying my love of reading.
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Old 07-15-2008, 05:35 PM #525
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i blame steinbeck/english classes making me read steinbeck entirely for destroying my love of reading.
Ya they just wont change the books to read in school these days even though how bad they are to actually read.
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