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« Reply #725 on: August 13, 2019, 02:25:03 AM »
The House of Hades - Rick Riordan
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« Reply #726 on: August 13, 2019, 09:26:53 AM »
The House of God - Samuel Shem

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« Reply #727 on: August 13, 2019, 10:18:17 AM »
 The fall of the house of Ramesses (Aidan Dodson)
"The rose of all the world is not for me.
I want, for my part only the little white rose of Scotland,
that smells sharp and sweet and breaks the heart."

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« Reply #728 on: August 13, 2019, 10:42:04 AM »
Decline and Fall - Evelyn Waugh

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« Reply #729 on: August 13, 2019, 07:42:25 PM »
The Fall of the House of Usher:  Edgar Allan Poe
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« Reply #730 on: August 13, 2019, 07:57:07 PM »
Walk in my shoes: an anthology on Usher syndrome - various authors.
"That bloke over there, from Ultravox, is so childish."
"Him? Midge Ure?"
"Yes, very."

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« Reply #731 on: August 13, 2019, 08:06:21 PM »
Thank you! I hadn't heard of Usher's syndrome dont know much about many illnesses so googled. Interesting.

This book appears to be written by a bore with only one topic of conversation, bet he's got a monotonous voice too:

Going Deaf For A Living - Steve Lamacq

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« Reply #732 on: August 13, 2019, 09:25:47 PM »
Let's Hear It For The Deaf Man - Ed McBain

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« Reply #733 on: August 14, 2019, 12:06:36 AM »
The Listeners: James E. Gunn
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« Reply #734 on: August 14, 2019, 08:58:53 AM »
Selected Poems - Thom Gunn
"That bloke over there, from Ultravox, is so childish."
"Him? Midge Ure?"
"Yes, very."

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« Reply #735 on: August 14, 2019, 09:12:21 AM »
Treasure Island - Robert Louis Stevenson

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« Reply #736 on: August 14, 2019, 01:04:04 PM »
Island - Aldous Huxley
"That bloke over there, from Ultravox, is so childish."
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« Reply #737 on: August 14, 2019, 01:16:03 PM »
This Island Earth - Raymond F Jones
Universes are forever, not just for creation...

New Atheism - because, apparently, there's a use-by date on unanswered questions.

Eminent Pedant, Interpreter of Heretical Writings, Unwarranted Harvester of Trite Nomenclature, Church of Debatable Saints

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« Reply #738 on: August 14, 2019, 02:19:04 PM »
The Wizard of Earthsea - Ursula Le Guin

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« Reply #739 on: August 14, 2019, 05:53:32 PM »
The Earth: Miles Kelly
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« Reply #740 on: August 15, 2019, 09:14:19 AM »
The Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway

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« Reply #741 on: August 16, 2019, 07:08:08 AM »
The Moon of Gomrath - Alan Garner
"That bloke over there, from Ultravox, is so childish."
"Him? Midge Ure?"
"Yes, very."

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« Reply #742 on: August 16, 2019, 09:41:09 AM »
Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus - John Gray

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« Reply #743 on: August 16, 2019, 06:38:26 PM »
The Sun is my Undoing - Marguerite Steen
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« Reply #744 on: August 17, 2019, 08:24:39 AM »
The Mirror For Magistrates - William Baldwin and George Ferrers (editors)
"That bloke over there, from Ultravox, is so childish."
"Him? Midge Ure?"
"Yes, very."

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« Reply #745 on: August 17, 2019, 08:45:55 AM »
The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side - Agatha Christie
Pretty much everything in politics now boils down to a question of whether it's being driven by a sinister hidden agenda or just basic incompetence or ignorance. What a time to be alive - James O'Brien

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« Reply #746 on: August 17, 2019, 11:58:52 AM »
My Left Foot: Christy Brown
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