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post #671 of 1942 (permalink) Old 02-18-2012, 05:48 AM
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Re: The Book thread.

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Is that the follow up for Desperation? Because both were pretty messed up.
Supposed to be a companion to Desperation. I personally haven't read Desperation but still..
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post #672 of 1942 (permalink) Old 02-18-2012, 11:44 AM
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Re: The Book thread.

Desperation was a lot better IMO, but both were pretty silly but thats kind of expected with King.

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Spoiler for A memory of light:
I have read crazy theories on dragonmount.com. Many think Mordin will jump ship to light.
I don't think so? Given the speech in the last book, I can sort of see where they're coming from but blah.
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I don't think so? Given the speech in the last book, I can sort of see where they're coming from but blah.
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Well, i think someone will turn. I hope shadow put up decent fight this time. There are lot of questions to be answered , but for me biggest question is why do Rand need help to die?
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Re: The Book thread.

Currently reading: ''Os Maias'', by Eça de Queiroz (for school);

Last book read: ''The Conquest of Bread'', by Peter Kropotkin;

Favourite books: ''Snow Country'' by Yasunari Kawabata, ''Shadow of the Wind'' by Carlos Ruiz Zafón and ''Ardiente Paciencia'' by Antonio Skármeta;

Looking forward to read: ''Kyoto'' by Yasunari Kawabata, ''Angel's Game'' by Ruiz Zafón, ''One Hundred Years of Solitude'' by Gabriel García Márquez, ''Metamorphosis'' by Kafka and ''The Antichrist'' by Friedrich Nietzsche.
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Re: The Book thread.

Has anyone read 1984 by George Orwell? Would you recommend it to a 16 year-old?

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Has anyone read 1984 by George Orwell? Would you recommend it to a 16 year-old?
I would recommend it to a newborn.
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I would recommend it to a newborn.
Haha OK, how long is it? I'm not really a big reader.

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Haha OK, how long is it? I'm not really a big reader.
It's not really long at all. Depending on the version of the book it can be from 300-400 pages. It was one of the first books I read when I was becoming a more serious reader in my senior year of high school. I loved it.
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post #680 of 1942 (permalink) Old 02-25-2012, 07:36 PM
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Has anyone read 1984 by George Orwell? Would you recommend it to a 16 year-old?
Yes, you should definitely check this novel out if classic literature interests you. It's not even 300 pages.

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