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Book of the Month themes

Post by diamondlil » Fri January 16th, 2009, 11:05 am

Anyone have any themes that they would like to see chose for Book of the Month.

I do think we might reuse a couple of the more successful themes like books that have been made into movies, or male authors, but what else would we like to see for themes.
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Post by Divia » Fri January 16th, 2009, 1:14 pm

What about time periods we never read, or hardly read. The Victorian Era, the Roman Empire Era(is it even called that?) World War II

Have we ever done a mystery HF novel?

What about fantasy HF novel?

Just throwing it out there. :)
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Post by Volgadon » Fri January 16th, 2009, 2:32 pm

Outlaws. I mean HF about pirates, higwaymen, bandits, rebels, that sort of thing.

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Post by Misfit » Fri January 16th, 2009, 2:50 pm

By country and/or continent? Scotland, North America, Asia?

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Post by diamondlil » Fri January 16th, 2009, 7:21 pm

[quote=""Divia""]What about time periods we never read, or hardly read. The Victorian Era, the Roman Empire Era(is it even called that?) World War II

Have we ever done a mystery HF novel?

What about fantasy HF novel?

Just throwing it out there. :) [/quote]

I very nearly put up a Roman theme this month. We have done a couple of countries before, and war, haven't done mysteries, fantasy or outlaws.

Thanks for the thoughts everyone. Keep 'em coming.
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Post by Volgadon » Fri January 16th, 2009, 8:19 pm

Another idea is HF by non-English speaking writers.

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Post by Divia » Sat January 17th, 2009, 4:04 am

Feb. Could have done something with black history.

What about the theme: Famous People. Or Famous Queen or King, or Princess or nurse, president etc.
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Post by diamondlil » Sat January 17th, 2009, 4:31 am

I wouldn't have known it was Black History month because it just isn't here.
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Post by pat » Sat January 17th, 2009, 6:49 am

Victorian era and other differing times. Mystery could be good too, as long as it wsnt too gory! I dont do gory!
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Post by LoveHistory » Sat January 17th, 2009, 5:35 pm

How about Colonial America?

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