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  1. byelush

    3 Favorite Movies

    1. Stand by Me 2. The Royal Tenenbaums 3. Dogma
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    less than fantasy/sci fi books?

    I actually bought the book about three days ago after hearing some really good things, and now i'm looking forward to starting it even more, thanks :)
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    Things you are supposed to be doing but you aren't!

    i should be studying for my french final exam but i've been reading and playing on the internet... i don't expect any changes in activities in the near future either. :rolleyes:
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    less than fantasy/sci fi books?

    wonderful! Thank you very much, now i'm quite excited to get started on soem of those :)
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    Paulo Coelho: The Alchemist

    I just started through the thread, i don't know if anything has been resolved for anyone but I finished the book a few weeks ago and I found it slightly frustrating simply because the main character was so CALM about everything that happened to him. Anyway, what I got out of it was that it's the...
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    Psychological books that change the way you think about the world!!!!!!!

    Well, All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque changed the way I think about some things. It's a really amazing book.
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    Why you would never read trashy romance novels

    I don't read trashy romance novels because I find the idea of reading something I could write better absolutly appalling.
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    What do you use as a bookmark?

    I totally dog ear the pages, I love doing it because when I like a book enough to go back and reread it I can tell where I stopped before. It makes my books look and feel loved.
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    Overly Pompous and Luvvie Books. (What Critically loved books do you despise?)

    The Perks of Being a Wallflower and The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time BORING IRRITATING BORING IRRITATING BORING
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    Who is your favorite fictional character and why?

    oh most certainly Inigo Montoyo from The Princess Bride, I just adore him.
  11. byelush

    The Most overrated fiction book ever?

    Silas Marner.
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    less than fantasy/sci fi books?

    I realize the title is very confusing but I wasn't sure what else to put! Anyway, i'm interested in reading some fantasy/sci fi books but I want to start out with some that are less fantasy and sci fi than the rest, you know? What are some books that could be considered fantasy/sci fi but are...
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    William Golding: Lord Of The Flies

    Piggy represents the ability to see things the way they truly are. This is why it is so important to the progress of the story when one of his lenses breaks and when he loses his glasses then essentially when he dies. All hell breaks loose. I really love this book, I belive the theme had to...
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    Comedy books!!!

    anything by DAVID SEDARIS is hilarious, he is a wonderful man, all of his books are short story non fiction collections but i'm assuming he elaborates quite a bit...
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    A WHOLE THREAD FOR NIETZSCHE. i was about to make one, i love nietzsche. i'll have fun going through this whole thing exstensively tomorrow :D
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    Books On How the Brain Works

    thank you for this! i share your intrest. :)
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    Sandra Cisneros: The House On Mango Street

    i read the house on mango street when i was a freshman in high school for a creative writing class. i like her (sandra cisneros (sp?)) prose such as in the house on mango street and her poetry but not her novel. i can't remember all that much about the plot... i think it was bascially just a...
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    I just finished reading...

    i just finished reading "Try" by Dennis Cooper. he is my favorite author and a very scary one too, before i read Try i read Frisk which was so disturbing i had to watch cartoons when i finished or i would have gone to bed with nightmares. :p my favorite work of his is "My Loose Thread" and...