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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3690 on: May 23, 2017, 05:16:57 AM »
Just finished 1634.  Somewhere in that series, there a great idea, but it's just a hot mess. The writing in 1634 is just awful.

So much wanted to like the series too. At times it's really working, at (most) other times it's not. 
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3691 on: May 23, 2017, 06:12:14 AM »
Just started Ancestral Machines by Michael Cobley.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3692 on: May 23, 2017, 09:14:12 AM »
Just finished, "Between Giants-- The Battle for the Baltics in WWII" by Prit Buttar. Another great book by this guy with lots of up to date facts and figures about this narrow slice of the Eastern Front.  O0
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3693 on: May 23, 2017, 09:18:28 AM »
Just finished Kenobi and I'm about to start Ken Follett's Fall of Giants.

What'd you think of Kenobi?
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3694 on: May 23, 2017, 09:21:20 AM »
Slash I've had Between Giants in my Amazon basket forever.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3695 on: May 23, 2017, 09:23:22 AM »
Just finished Kenobi and I'm about to start Ken Follett's Fall of Giants.

What'd you think of Kenobi?

I actually liked Kenobi.  O0
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3696 on: May 23, 2017, 09:36:34 AM »
Just finished Kenobi and I'm about to start Ken Follett's Fall of Giants.

What'd you think of Kenobi?

I actually liked Kenobi.  O0

Me too, though I haven't finished it yet.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3697 on: May 23, 2017, 11:21:03 AM »
Next up is Prit Buttar's earlier book, "Battleground Prussia".
"Take a look at that". Sgt. Wilkerson-- CMBN. His last words after spotting a German tank on the other side of a hedgerow.

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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3698 on: May 23, 2017, 11:23:26 AM »
^Also on my list. I wish I could read faster.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3699 on: May 23, 2017, 02:53:14 PM »
I could read faster if I quit playing games. But then....  I really wish I could read AND play games at the same time. And eat chicken wings.  O0
"Take a look at that". Sgt. Wilkerson-- CMBN. His last words after spotting a German tank on the other side of a hedgerow.

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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3700 on: May 23, 2017, 02:59:35 PM »
Never read with your mouth full?
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3701 on: May 23, 2017, 03:00:03 PM »
^If I could do that while holding a female bewb I would never leave the house.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3702 on: May 23, 2017, 03:04:42 PM »
Not even to get a fresh one?
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3703 on: May 23, 2017, 03:15:35 PM »
Have to think about that.
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Re: What are we reading?
« Reply #3704 on: May 23, 2017, 05:47:46 PM »
Gus if you want my copy of "Between Giants", just PM me your address and I'll mail it to you. I'm done with it after all.
"Take a look at that". Sgt. Wilkerson-- CMBN. His last words after spotting a German tank on the other side of a hedgerow.