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#211 of 216 Old 05-03-2009, 01:30 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Just a few stragglers from April

#21 New British Poetry
edited by Don Paterson and Charles Simic

My review of New British Poetry can be found HERE


#22 Brick Lane
by Monica Ali

My review of Brick Lane can be found HERE


#23 Maps for Lost Lovers
by Nadeem Aslam

My review of Maps for Lost Lovers can be found HERE



#1 The King in Yellow, #2 Ghost Story, #3 Twilight (Audio), #4 Nice Work, #5 The Poetry of Robert Frost: The Collected Poems, Complete and Unabridged, #6 Collected Poems 1909-1962 (T.S. Eliot), #7 New Moon (Audio), #8 Selected Poems (William Carlos Williams), #9 The Pearl, #10 The Blackwater Lightship, #11 100 Selected Poems (e.e. cummings), #12 The Grapes of Wrath, #13 Eclipse (Audio), #14 A Bit on the Side, #15 East of Eden, #16 As I Lay Dying: Redux, #17 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance—Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!, #18 Breaking Dawn (Audio), #19 A Streetcar Named Desire: 25th Anniversary Edition, #20 The Short Stories: The First Forty-Nine Stories with a Brief Preface by the Author, #21 New British Poetry, #22 Brick Lane, #23 Maps for Lost Lovers

"A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge." - Tyrion Lannister

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1. Club Dead, Charlaine Harris. #3 of the Southern Vampire Series.
2. Dead to the World #4 of the Southern Vampire Series.
3. Dead as a Doornail, book #5 of teh Southern Vampire Series.
4. Holidays on Ice, David Sedaris.
5. Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins.
6. Life as We Knew It
7. Definitely Dead #6 of the Southern Vampire Series.
8. A Thousand Splendid Sunsets
9. All Together Dead #7 of the Southern Vampire Series
10.Graceling
11. David Sedaris: Live at Carnegie Hall.
12. Star Beast, Robert Heinlein
13. Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
14. When You Are Engulfed In Flames, David Sedaris
15. From Dead to Worse, #8 Southern Vampire Series
16. Animal Vegetable Miracle
17. Pride and Prejudice, Austin (audio)
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: someone who like Sookie!!! True Blood season one comes out in 2 weeks.
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Glad to see you enjoyed Brick Lane! I liked it too, although I thought the ending went all kind of Oprah on me, if I recall.
That's one way of putting it.

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: someone who like Sookie!!! True Blood season one comes out in 2 weeks.
oh i cant wait!!! i just got book #9 from the library yesterday and DP read it in 5 hours..he says it is much better than the last few (which, i have to admit, were becoming a bit redundant in theme to a degree).
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