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Offline Avi

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #25 on: March 27, 2009, 12:55:30 AM »
"It's not funny, Ron," said Hermione sharply.

I've never even read any of the harry potter books...yet I still have them for some reason. >.>

Hmmm... is that from Prisoner of Azkaban?  *has read all seven books*

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #26 on: March 27, 2009, 01:08:47 AM »
"Tyrannus Maximus requires essential repairs before it goes to war again."
"Crusade for Armageddon" Jonathan Green

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #27 on: March 27, 2009, 01:51:40 AM »
Olie snapped the word off like a twig and tugged on the sleeve of the quilted flight jacket he'd bought at an army-navy store in the Cities. 

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #28 on: March 27, 2009, 11:21:07 AM »
Contemplating Iason's true intentions, Riki felt a cold chill snaking down his spine.

Ai No Kusabi vol 5

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #29 on: March 30, 2009, 05:35:38 AM »
Freddie could not keep his eyes open any longer.
(Kate Mosse, The Cave)

Offline lexxusbabe

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #30 on: March 30, 2009, 06:12:12 AM »
"I can see that."
Weaveworld

Offline Satnslillgrl

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #31 on: March 31, 2009, 11:08:06 AM »
"I can see that."
Weaveworld


OMG! Love Weaveworld!

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Offline Saku

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #32 on: April 01, 2009, 11:05:20 AM »
"Exotics. It sounded like a sign that should be in a pet store, advertising parrots or rare snakes." - Midnight Predator by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

Offline Satnslillgrl

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #33 on: April 02, 2009, 09:58:42 AM »
"Exotics. It sounded like a sign that should be in a pet store, advertising parrots or rare snakes." - Midnight Predator by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes


I love that book too! That's actually my favorite one from her.

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #34 on: April 02, 2009, 10:01:41 AM »
'Now I knows how them villains was able to get 'way with it, the sneakies!'
(Andy Stanton, Mr Gum in The Hound of Lamonic Bibber)

Offline Valerian

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #35 on: April 03, 2009, 09:17:03 AM »
"I couldn't shake the flurry of images -- Frank fingering aside the curtain, wanding down his truck, that grainy flash by JFK's head."

Trust No One, by Gregg Hurwitz

I grabbed it from work mainly because it was free, but it turned out to be a very good, literate thriller, which I can recommend to anyone who likes thrillers.  :)

Offline Avis habilis

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #36 on: April 03, 2009, 09:24:07 AM »
The accuracy achievable is 1 ppm (part per million) to 0.1 ppm.

Concepts and Techniques in Geographic Information Systems
C.P. Lo & Albert K.W. Yeung

Offline saturnschild

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #37 on: April 03, 2009, 10:10:05 AM »
After the all clear was given 3 of us took a Humvee to chow and to get part of our paycheck. (my English writer's presence)

Offline Aeval

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #38 on: April 03, 2009, 11:09:33 AM »
..against the O'Leary -Porter Scale (Porter & O'Leary, 1980) which surveys the incidence..
my dissertation! YEAH! It's finally done!!

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #39 on: April 03, 2009, 07:06:37 PM »
"Autistinen lapsi sulkee yhteyden itsensä ja ulkomaailman väliltä." --Kädettömät kuninkaat ja muita häiritseviä tarinoita, kirjoittanut Johanna Sinisalo.

("An autistic child closes down the connection between herself and the outside world." --The Handless Kings and Other Disturbing Tales, written by Johanna Sinisalo.)


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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #40 on: April 08, 2009, 12:33:39 PM »
They tolerated the baptism and modest garments imposed on them by the French Catholic laws; but in the evenings, they made their cheap fabrics into alluring costumes, made jewelry of animal bones and bits of discarded metal which they polished to look like gold; and the salve cabins of Pointe du Lac were a foreign country, an African cost after dark, in which not even the coldest overseer would want to wander.

Interview with a vampire, by Anne Rice.

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #41 on: April 08, 2009, 12:38:47 PM »
"We like the Inn."

A Ring of Endess Light, Madeleine L'engle

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #42 on: April 08, 2009, 12:52:06 PM »
"This is an amazing representation given that a disproportionate number of soldiers who fought in Vietnam were poor, high school dropouts, black, and Hispanic."

Memory and Pedagogy in the "Wonderful World of Disney" by Henry A. Giroux

*shrugs* It's for my Disney writing class.

Offline Skye

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #43 on: April 08, 2009, 01:20:33 PM »
"I feel panicked and my mind starts racing, looking for a safe way to say it."- Kaye, Ironside by Holly Black

Offline Saku

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #44 on: April 08, 2009, 02:30:36 PM »
"I didn't even have time to close my eyes." - Twilight by Stephenie Meyer

"She could hear the Lord beside her laughing." - The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty by Anne Rice (Writing as A.N. Roquelaure)

I have both books in exactly the same place so I thought I would write them both down ^^

Offline Eseleon

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #45 on: April 08, 2009, 07:17:21 PM »
Titov's flight showed that man could survive more than fleeting bouts of weightlessness, although the true limits of endurance in space remained unknown.

- The Hamlyn Encyclopedia of Space, Ian Ridpath (1986)


Man this is old  ???

Offline Satnslillgrl

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #46 on: April 09, 2009, 11:19:12 AM »
"I feel panicked and my mind starts racing, looking for a safe way to say it."- Kaye, Ironside by Holly Black

I just finished reading this one! I couldn't find Valiant anywhere for the longest time, so I couldn't start Ironside.

Offline Paradox

Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #47 on: April 09, 2009, 12:06:56 PM »
"Major General Meade: GENERAL: I have just come from telescope on top of Avery house, where the second line of the enemy's works is filled with troops."

- War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Series I, Volume 42. Part III Correspondence, etc. Operations in Southeastern Virginia and North Carolina, Oct. 1 - Dec. 31, 1864


Yeah, so I kind of like the civil war  :P

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #48 on: April 09, 2009, 04:58:23 PM »
"'Unfortunately, I'm confident that my games of hop-board are real -- and my opponent as well.'" --The Mirror of Her Dreams, written by Stephen Donaldson.

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Re: Grab the book closest
« Reply #49 on: April 10, 2009, 03:07:27 PM »
I just finished reading this one! I couldn't find Valiant anywhere for the longest time, so I couldn't start Ironside.

(Oooh, all good books. Holly Black-<3 her. Have you read Melissa Mar's series? The last of her trilogy comes out at the end of this month. <3 <3 <3!!!)

"But the owl lay motionless and pathetic as a toy on the floor of her cage." -Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.  (Books scattered everywhere near the computer desk.)