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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

Finished:




Reading:

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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

Now on STARTER FOR TEN by David Nicholls. Apparently known as A QUESTION OF ATTRACTION in the US.
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Now reading:



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Since its the show's 50th anniversary this year I thought I'd read a novel each month featuring a different Doctor. Mostly ones I've read before that I know are good. This one's purely historical and is about the Gunpowder Plot.
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Starting tonight:

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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

Just Finished:

Divergent by Veronica Roth


Started:

Under The Dome by Stephen King
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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

I really need to get around to reading Pynchon's Inherent Vice. Paul Thomas Anderson will be directing Joaquin Phoenix in the film version due out next year.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2013/...homas-anderson
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Loving it so far!!


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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

Just finished the Hunger Games trilogy.

Been poking at Planet of the Apes at home here and there.
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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

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I really need to get around to reading Pynchon's Inherent Vice. Paul Thomas Anderson will be directing Joaquin Phoenix in the film version due out next year.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2013/...homas-anderson
That's one of the reasons I'm reading it.

I'm almost halfway through it and I have to say that it's been a bit of a struggle so far. It's not terrible, but it's only "ok". The writing style makes it more difficult to read.

At this point I have to believe the film will be better than the book.
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Well I bailed on "Inherent Vice". I often found myself re-reading paragraphs/pages to figure out what was going on. I'll wait for the PTA film - I'm sure it'll be MUCH better than the book.


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Re: What are you reading? (January 2013)

Finished Ubik by Philip K. Dick and The Secret Race by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle. Both were excellent.



I read The Secret Race because of Hiro11's recommendation. Thanks, Hiro!

Now back to Why Evolution is True. I had to read the library books first.

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I read The Secret Race because of Hiro11's recommendation. Thanks, Hiro!
I'm glad you liked it! It's a great book, isn't it?

I'm reading the "Lonesome Dove" series by McMurtry, I just started "Streets of Laredo". These are awesome books.
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Just finishing up:



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