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What book are you currently reading?

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Guest Zeda

A few months ago, I read the final book in the Wheel of Time series. It was definitely cry worthy. Robert Jordan died before finishing the last book when I had less than 20 pages left in the 11th book. I had read the series during some rough times, so when his close friends finished the series (adding two more books because there was no way it could fit in 1 book), it was like closing a door. I don't want to ruin the ending, but it really struck a chord and resonated with me.

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Guest Syamantaka

Reading a collection of stories by Robert A. Heinlein Author of "Stranger in a Strange Land"

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Lo-and-behold!

The "local" library had a copy of Jennifer Finney Boylan's "She's Not There" book.

I picked it up this past Thursday and I just finished it. Couldn't put it down.

A box of tissues later-> Wow.

Can't wait to read Kay's book. Thank you Kay.

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Guest Claire-G

Finished Kay a transgender odyssey.

I really enjoyed it.

Fun to read nicely written about a strong woman and don't the strong partner, well done!!

Now started with the new Dan Brown called Inferno

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Guest Kaylee234

I'm almost finished with Kristin Beck's book Warrior Princess.

Next in the queue is Finding Kay

~ Kay

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I think you'll like Kay's book, Kay.Giggle

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Guest Kaylee234

I think you'll like Kay's book, Kay.Giggle

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

Haha, right ;)

~ Kay

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Guest ~Emmie~

"Sacre Bleau" by Christopher Moore. Dark and artsy, almost as good as his book Lamb, about the lost 30 years of Jesus, as told by his childhood pal, Biff (so irreverent and so good).

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Guest Kendra K

Reading a collection of stories by Robert A. Heinlein Author of "Stranger in a Strange Land"

Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress was one of my first SciFi books I've read as an adult. It's still one of my favorites.

What's kind of weird is that I haven't liked anything I've read from him since.

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Some more lite reading "The autobiography of Malcolm X".

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Guest Bellexia

The Dummy's guide to heart surgery.

HMMMMMMMMM.

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Started on 1984 again.

Needed a reminder of "Big Brother".

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Guest Claire-G

Started on 1984 again.

Needed a reminder of "Big Brother".

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

lol that's very appropriate at the moment.

Just started Jussi Adler- Olsen The Pheasant Killers, UK title: Disgrace, US title The Absent One a Danish author

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Started on 1984 again.

Needed a reminder of "Big Brother".

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

lol that's very appropriate at the moment.

Just started Jussi Adler- Olsen The Pheasant Killers, UK title: Disgrace, US title The Absent One a Danish author

Interesting that a Danish author would choose to change to a Finnish name.

The English equivalent being John.

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Guest LizMarie

Re-reading Darwin's Radio. Excellent sci-fi.

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Guest zephyr lily

Books on history fascinate me, and we can all learn from history, right.

Right now I am reading " The Last Lion " by William Manchester.

A semi Biography of Winston Spencer Churchill, " Alone 1932-1940 " A case of British politics and there silly ideas of appeasement leading up to WW2.

We could all learn something from this.

zephyr

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Cyndee

Just finished "No way Renee"

Way cool stories from Renee Richards and her most famous transition in the 70's. She talks of life after all the hoopla, very interesting insights 40 some years into the future....

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Guest crocsrule4

I loved the whole Lord of the rings series so I'm reading The Children Of Hurin

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Flint

Currently reading A game of Thrones

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Ooooh, I forgot about this.

I'm currently reading "Crossing a Memoir" by Deirdre McCloskey.

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Bulldog1948

But I totally forgot to mention the title of the book which I am enjoying so much-The Horse Chronicles.

It's on Amazon and super reasonable too.

And Mike didn't even offer me cookies to endorse it. I genuinely like the book

:)

Johnny

Why Thank you JJ. I've just ordered a truck load of cookies just for you. You made my day by saying that you're enjoying The Horse Chronicles. We sure had a lotta fun with our horses back then.

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Just finished reading

"She's not the man I married" by Helen Boyd.

Interesting read as the book is written from a SO's perspective.

Started to read "True Selves" by Mildred L. Brown and Chloe Ann Rounsley.

A bit clinical but it seems to have some good information, albeit dated(DSM-IV).

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Onto the next book which is:

"Conundrum" by Jan Morris

I guess I do read more when I'm snowed in.

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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And continuing my readings with "As nature made him the boy who was raised as a girl" by John Colapinto,

Huggs, :wub:

Joann

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Sally

If editing a novel counts as reading a book, the one that I am 'reading' now is tentatively titled "Never Stop Dreaming" and while originally written 14 years ago (I guess that makes it a period piece as I am not planning on updating it - only polishing it) it does not contain anything at all about trans issues - I was still in total denial.

I am not sure what name will be used as the author because it was written from the perspective of the male lead, any suggestions?

Sorry for the shameless plug but when I found this one and the half written one from the same period I had to read them and you know what - I liked them!

Watch for Never Stop Dreaming to hit Amazon sometime next month and if it sells I will work harder to get the next one finished.

Love ya,

Sally

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