What is everyone reading? Recommend me something.

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  1. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation Gold

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    I need a book to read...any genre. Fiction or nonfiction. Anything goes.

    Give me some recommendations
     
  2. Mr. Potato Head

    Mr. Potato Head ~Would Like to Play~ Gold

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    Good to Great
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    confederacy of dunces
     
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    Rain Storm by Barry Eissler
     
  5. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter.

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    phone book
    bible
    anarchist cookbook
     
  6. h5htyt76757j

    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Banned User

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    Dawgs Saloon
     
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    beatlejaws nowhere poster

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    while mortals sleep - kurt vonnegut
     
  8. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    ^^^^^^
    This x1000

    Any Vonnegut.

    "100 Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Any Bukowski

    "Babbit" by Sinclair Lewis

    Any Henry Miller

    "Please Kill Me" or "The Other Hollywood" by Legs McNeill (non-fiction)

    "Get In The Van" by Henry Rollins

    ...I could list more.
     
  9. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation Gold

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    Jesus Frisco....you and I would get along really well
     
  10. Satori Brah

    Satori Brah Well-Known Member

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    I thought this was last book read, not all time favorites
     
  11. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation Gold

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    I guess its both...I was unfocused in my titling.
     
  12. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    I never doubted that, you're good people. :)
     
  13. nserafini

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    Reading's for fags ... go buy Black Flag's album Loose Nut ...
     
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    reading American sniper right now...kick as book about the us seal who has the most recorded kills in history

    So far I haven't got to the part were he punched out Jesse ventura
     
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    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    I've been in a Charles Dickens phase. Right now I'm reading A Tale Of Two Cities, but I've recently finished several others I'd never read. Next is 1984, George Orwell, which I haven't read since I was forced to in High School.
     
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    If you were a real man, you would have recommended "Damaged". :rolleye:
     
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    Darkly Dreaming Dexter is what I'm currently reading.

    I just finished a series of short stories called Wool that were pretty interesting.
     
  18. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    In the middle of this one currently...

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  19. Satori Brah

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    Read some Shakespeare. My favorites are Hamlet, King Lear, As you like It, and a Midsummer Night's Dream
     
  20. Just Peachy

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    Good list. Bukowski Ham on Rye, Salinger Catcher in the Rye, Steinbeck East of Eden, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Shirley Jackson We Have Always Lived in the Castle and her other books and short stories. So many good books out there.....