What are you currently reading?

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  1. ReadyForICS

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    Think and Go Rich by Napoleon Hill. It's probably the best self-help book I've came across, but does not mean it's not as hokey and eye rolling as more modern books. Still some good stuff in there though.
     

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  2. blkbeltkid17

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    I have herd of this lol and I agree with you lol
     
  3. NYCHitman1

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    I'm in dire need of a new thriller/suspense book. Anyone know of a good one?
     
  4. blkbeltkid17

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    Not really my type of read sorry
     
  5. NightAngel79

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    You ever read Heat by Patterson?
     
  6. NYCHitman1

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    Negative, but it'll be my next purchase.
     
  7. ballisticn8

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    Just got done w "The Prince of Thorns", the author currently escapes me but its a great bloody messy violent anti-hero revenge story. :-D Highly recommended, more bloody vicious goodness than the night angel series IMO.
     
  8. ballisticn8

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    And for what its worth robopocalypse was very entertaining as well I thought.
     
  9. julietmoss2011

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    I am currently reading pride and prejudice. A good book, i love the book because i really appreciate the heroines in the book.
     
  10. NightAngel79

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    Prince of Thorns? It sounds interesting... too lazy to google it but if you think of author let me know.

    Think i might re-read sword of truth since the first book of new series is out now... if i ever finish 'lord of the isles'
     
  11. BabyBlues

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    It is?? Thanks Nick. Appreciate that info. I'm picking up Heroin Diaries from the library today but I'm going to look this up. I loved Sword of Truth.
     
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    Yes, Omen Machine (a richard and kahlan novel) was released last tuesday. Love that Goodkind really puts his books out quick:)

    Sword was possibly the greatest books of all time. Faith of the Fallen was the most powerful book i've ever read. Sword probably deserves its own thread in here, i could go on and on about how utterly awesome it is

    Terry Goodkind: The Official Author Website
     
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    I was enthralled with that entire series and want to get the rest of the books I don't have so it's a complete set for my daughter to read in a couple years. So I understand how you feel.
     
  14. ballisticn8

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    Mark Lawrence is the author of Prince of Thorns, gonna have to look into Omen Machine, SoT was a great read.
     
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    I am reading the assassin's creed back story books
     
  16. eddyhartley

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    I'm reading The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and I can't put it down! Good thing there are 2 more in the series.
     
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    Been wanting to read that series for EVER!! Need to get to it before they make the movie, lol
     
  18. ballisticn8

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    pretty sure that was already done...

    yup, all three films were already made, swedish language.

    the english version with daniel craig looks like it could be pretty good though! :)
     
  19. NightAngel79

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    yea, not much of a subtitle fan (plus i guess i'm biased that US version will be better, lol)

    plus I'm WAY behind on my reading
     
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    I liked the first one, bought and never started the second. I should probably get on that, but grad school is starting back up :/
     
  21. Black Rose

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    Manifold: Time by Stephen Baxter
     
  22. blkbeltkid17

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    I herd that was a good one how you liking it
     
  23. ballisticn8

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    Without going into any detail (spoilers) I just finished The Omen Machine, the book was good, but not SoT good, a little slow maybe and the ending just pissed me off.

    I would still recommend it to any SoT fans though, dont get me wrong.

    Oh well, on to Heaven's Shadow now by David Goyer I think...
     
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    Really... interesting... i'm guessing it will be the start of another series though
     
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  25. ballisticn8

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    lmfao, thats what made me hate the ending ;)
     
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