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Ma(tt)Daddy 03-03-2007 09:32 PM

Halfway through "First Light" by Charles Baxter.
Wonderful novel.

silviomossa 03-03-2007 09:50 PM


Originally Posted by silviomossa (Post 64823)

It got a little plug from John McCain on the Letterman show the other night. I'm almost done, a very good book.

Now, someone damn well better buy me a pizza when I finish it. J/K Riggs!!!! :wink:

Wilde Silas 03-04-2007 12:03 AM


Originally Posted by woodchuck (Post 65483)
Will finish up "The King of Torts" by Grisham, tonight. It's a good put ya to sleep book, a real mumbler, MIL thought it was a real spinetingler, gifts, bah.

I read that a few years back. That's a few hours of my life I'll never get back. :roll:

sao95 03-04-2007 02:18 AM

after Wilde Silas started goin on about kids books, I picked up Huck Finn again, I read it when I was a kid, Mark Twain was the first author I read where I had to read everything he wrote, so I also wanted to read Twain as an adult. I have to say I'm enjoying it probably more than I did when I was a kid :)

Jackson's Dad 03-04-2007 03:43 AM

Unnghhh... with a newborn around, I haven't had a chance to read in over a week. Going through withdrawal....

Tom Skelton 03-04-2007 05:20 AM

I'm reading The Best of H.P. Lovecraft, I get on a Lovecraft jag once every few years.

Tom Skelton 03-04-2007 05:24 AM


Originally Posted by Sonnie Bee (Post 64971)
just finished SNOW CRASH by Neil Stephenson. was a great read!

That book is incredible - I think Stephenson has begun to surpass Phillip K. Dick. Before I read SC I thought The Matrix was sublime.

Tom Skelton 03-04-2007 05:35 AM


Originally Posted by Joey G (Post 64885)
I'm about 300 pages in to Bag of Bones, and admittedly, not a lot has happened

This book didn't do it for me - I'm way too critical of Steven King sometimes, though.
I think some of his work is genius - like Low Men in Yellow Coats from Hearts in Atlantis.

MoparDaddy 03-04-2007 06:42 AM

Just started reading a David Feherty book : someplace in Ireland a village is missing an Idiot

Bollux 03-05-2007 02:13 AM

just finished book 2 of the Legacy of the Force series. damn good so far, book 3 and 4 are out so will have to get at library if they have.

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