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    Top Sci/Fi novels

    These are some of my favourites: Steel Beach - John Varley Mars - Ben Bova Stealing Light - William Gibson
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    Solved - war time romance story set in Japan

    Sweet Jesus! Thanks Libra! :) Peder, thanks for the recommendation, I'll check it out.
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    Solved - war time romance story set in Japan

    I read this book about 15 years ago. The name of the book is something like Omari, or Omamari, or some variation. I've tried to search on google, but with no results. It is about an American businessman is in Japan with his almost adult son Max. The businessman goes into business with a...
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    Ken Follett: World Without End

    Ok, I've now read this book, and here's my opinion. It is too similar to Pillars of The Earth to be called a sequel, or to even have been written at all. The characters in each book could easily be identified with a character in the other. Jack = Merthin, both architects/builders, who...
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    Just saying hi quickly

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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    Greetings

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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    Cheers from Penang!

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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    Hi!

    Welcome to the fourm. :)
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    Hey Everyone

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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    The Truman Show

    It's a great movie, but Jim Carey just can't be taken seriously when he does a sad scene.
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    John Grisham

    I REALLY enjoyed A Painted House. Very well written. I stopped reading his other lawyer stories because really, the plots are identical, just the characters and names are different.
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    Sparkchaser's Book Giveaway I

    That it is very generous of you to be doing this. :) I am sure everybody here appreciates your contribution to these forums.
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    Do you buy, borrow or take out from the library?

    I used to buy, but once I've read the book, it sat on the shelf or in a box gathering dust. Has almost no resale value to talk of. Usually goes to charity after a few years. So now I try to borrow when I can. :)
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    Organizing your books

    Try organising a 3500 book home library, complete with barcode scanners. :) http://zgrossbart.blogspot.com/2007/11/library-problem.html
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    Beowulf

    I saw this film yester. Best film ever. :)
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    Hellboy

    Hellboy was a shocker of a movie. One of the worst I've ever seen.
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    hi, I'm hannah..

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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    Speed reading help!!!!

    The fastest I've ever read was 411 wpm, but the retention was at about 60%. :)
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    Speed reading help!!!!

    The fastest speed readers in the world can read at about 10000+ words per minute, and can retain 70%+ of it.
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    Hi, I'm New!

    Welcome to the forum. :)
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