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    Senior Member Copy_Kot's Avatar
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    What-cha reading?

    If I'm not at work, taking pictures, or on the net, I'm reading something ........ anything, read my signature

    So far this year, I've read:

    Finished reading War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

    The Garnet Bracelet (A collection of short stories) by Alexander Kuprin :thumbsup:

    House of the Dead by Fyodor Dostoevsky :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

    Theatre by W. Somerset Maugham :thumbsup:

    The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

    A book about all of the Russian Tsar's (can't remember the author) :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

    Started reading The Essential Tales of Chekhov (I'll get back to it).

    Started reading The Odyssey by Homer (I might get back to it).

    Started reading Doctor Zhivago by Borris Pasternak (don't think I'll get back to it, couldn't watch the movie either).

    Currently reading For Whom the Bell Tolls by Hemingway and love it so far. :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

    Dostoevsky and Hemingway are my two favorite authors.... anyway, what are you reading currently? What would you recommend to someone?

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    Newest Nikon Samurai zrfraser's Avatar
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    Re: What-cha reading?

    Mr. Capone-Mark Shoenberg-great if you ever wanted to lnow anything about gangsters in the 20's

    American Gospel-can't remember author-great it you wanted to know anything about how and why our Constitution was written.

    Illusions-Richard Bach-all time favorite...I read it about once a month.

    Nothing's Sacred-Lewis Black-great social commentary.

    Z
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    Re: What-cha reading?

    I just finished Memiors of an Ex Prom Queen.
    I sleep, but I don't rest.

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    Re: What-cha reading?

    lets see i am reading:

    My bio statistics book,
    The unnatural nature of science (for my seminar)
    and a freshwater invertebrats book.
    oh and scientific papers a week on animal ecology.

    :-)
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    Re: What-cha reading?

    "how full is your bucket" ---pretty much common sense---but a good read
    http://www.bucketbook.com/
    "I was not trying to be shocking, or to be a pioneer.
    I wasn't trying to change society, or to be ahead of my time.
    I didn't think of myself as liberated, and I don't believe that I did anything important.
    I was just myself. I didn't know any other way to be, or any other way to live."
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    Bettie Page

    My Temp site...

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    Re: What-cha reading?

    Right now I'm reading this post!

    I also reading Scott Kelby's Channels book for Photoshop

    Popular Photography (magazine)

    Outdoor Photography (magazine)

    Birds and Blooms (magazine)

    Camera reviews and specs (thinking about upgrading)


    I also have 3 Edward Abbey books sitting here waiting to be read.
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