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Latest reads?

Post by Carolyn » Wed Oct 13, 2010 11:08 pm

I am just reading Ian Rankin - The Complaints - enjoying it so far....

so what are you reading this week?



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Post by Leggies » Wed Oct 13, 2010 11:18 pm

I'm reading An Echo in the Bone by Diana Gabaldon - it's the latest in the series of books in the Outlander series of 7 books so far that starts with Cross stitch - love them :-)

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Post by Sue » Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:02 am

read LOADS while I was away

think my stand out read was Jo Nesbo The Snowman - really really good

read a couple of chick lits Ciera Gereghty Saving Grace and Katie Fforde - Love Letters

Also read To Kill a Mocking Bird - so lovely and more but can't think will get back to you

now on Jodie Picoult - she sadly isn't really my thing never enjoyed a book of hers this is my 3rd try :cry:
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Post by LisaB » Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:29 am

I really fancy the Snowman, Sue.

I've just finished The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, which I loved (even though it's really a teens book).

I also read The Fry Chronicles by Stephen Fry (my fave person)

Just started The Chosen One by Sam Bourne

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Post by Carolyn » Thu Oct 14, 2010 10:02 am

Sue wrote:
now on Jodie Picoult - she sadly isn't really my thing never enjoyed a book of hers this is my 3rd try :cry:

phew thought it was me as I didn't like the one I read either!

I will have to note these books down and work through them, so much choice.

Never read a Katie Fforde although often picked them up in the library.

Someone at work has started a swap next to her desk - so everyone is starting to get talking about books there too.

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Post by LisaB » Thu Oct 14, 2010 11:48 am

Carolyn wrote:
Sue wrote:
now on Jodie Picoult - she sadly isn't really my thing never enjoyed a book of hers this is my 3rd try :cry:

phew thought it was me as I didn't like the one I read either!

I will have to note these books down and work through them, so much choice.

Never read a Katie Fforde although often picked them up in the library.

Someone at work has started a swap next to her desk - so everyone is starting to get talking about books there too.


I've never read a Jodie Picoult - just sort of know it won't be my cup of tea.

We swap books at work too, Carolyn. My office seems to be where they all end up - currently have 37 sitting on top of a cupboard.

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Post by Kath » Thu Oct 14, 2010 12:03 pm

If that was me I wouldn't get any work done! I'd have to read the books!!! :roflmao:

I haven't read a Jodie Picoult book either. What does she write about?

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Post by LisaB » Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:36 pm

Kath wrote:If that was me I wouldn't get any work done! I'd have to read the books!!! :roflmao:


rofl Kath - unfortunately if I did that I'm sure I would suddenly gain plenty "free" time for reading!!!

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Post by Kath » Fri Oct 15, 2010 10:36 pm

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rofl Kath - unfortunately if I did that I'm sure I would suddenly gain plenty "free" time for reading!!![/quote]

Might not all be totally bad!!!!

I am .reading 'The darkest hour' by Katherine Howell. It tells a story of paramedics and police in Australia. I am enjoying it. Katherine Howell was an ambulance officer herself.

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Post by Leggies » Fri Oct 15, 2010 10:39 pm

That sounds interesting Kath :-)

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Post by Calv » Sat Oct 16, 2010 11:46 pm

I'm halfway through Neverwhere by Niel Gaiman....i'm reading it with the kids, it must be about the tenth time i've read it.

I'm tempted to go back through my collection of Paulo Coelho books, i wanted to read The Alchemist anyway but most of his are good.

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Re: Latest reads?

Post by Beadazzle » Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:59 pm

I am reading Eat Pray Love and am loving it! It's a real feel good book.
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