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Misfit
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Post by Misfit » Wed March 11th, 2009, 4:50 pm

For those who are over at Goodreads, here's an interesting group - Books I Loathed.

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Post by nona » Wed March 11th, 2009, 9:20 pm

lol, sounds right up your alley, I'm surprised you didn't write a wall-banger discussion.

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Post by Misfit » Wed March 11th, 2009, 9:30 pm

[quote=""nona""]lol, sounds right up your alley, I'm surprised you didn't write a wall-banger discussion.[/quote]

:D :D :D

I did start a Wall Banger list there though. What's fun at goodreads is anyone can add their own books to your list.

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Post by nona » Wed March 11th, 2009, 10:32 pm

I really like goodreads, I love the whole online library thing, discussions and so forth. I see you leave your mark over thee alot.

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Post by Misfit » Wed March 11th, 2009, 11:35 pm

[quote=""nona""]I really like goodreads, I love the whole online library thing, discussions and so forth. I see you leave your mark over thee alot.[/quote]

One of my favorite features is the home page that shows you what your friends are reading and/or adding to the list and that you can comment as well.

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Post by tsjmom » Fri April 3rd, 2009, 12:21 am

Uggghhh. I have to add 'The Serpent Garden' by J. Merkley. Hugely disappointing for me.

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Post by chuck » Fri April 3rd, 2009, 12:30 am

Just finished, Walter H Hunt's "A Song in Stone" a time slip Templar novel....not quite a wall banger......I can't recommend it.....

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Post by nona » Fri April 3rd, 2009, 12:18 pm

I have that one on my tbr chuck, darn it.

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A Song in Stone

Post by chuck » Fri April 3rd, 2009, 2:26 pm

:( [quote=""nona""]I have that one on my tbr chuck, darn it.[/quote]

Hi Nona.....It read like a bad TV script....Concept..... A TV Host is visiting Rosslyn Chapel for a TV show and slips back to 1305 and lo and behold he is a Templar Initiate....Huh?....So weak....Doesn't come close to Michael Crichton's "Timeline" and I thought that was a stretch.....The "Timeline" film; a made for TV movie was dreadful.....Have a good weekend....

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Post by Misfit » Fri April 3rd, 2009, 3:51 pm

[quote=""chuck""] :(

Hi Nona.....It read like a bad TV script....Concept..... A TV Host is visiting Rosslyn Chapel for a TV show and slips back to 1305 and lo and behold he is a Templar Initiate....Huh?.......[/quote]

:p :o :)

I read a time slip once where the hero - an accountant (!!!) - was whisked by to Scotland and lo and behold he can wield a sword like he was born to it. For those of you who have worked with accounts and know the way they have to analyze everything on paper with the debit and credit "t's" on the legal pad you know what I'm talking about..... (it was fairly entertaining, one just had to suspend some disbelief).
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