13th February 2009, 10:11 #1
What Are You Reading?
I thought this would be a good idea for an on-going thread, and since this forum is composed of members from around the globe, it would make it all the more interesting. A link to the book(s) would be appreciated, either to the publisher's site or Amazon, etc.
So, what are you reading?
13th February 2009, 14:20 #2
I usually read a couple books at the same time.
Ford The Man and the Machine. (As in the car company founder)
Five Families (As in the New York Mafia)
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13th February 2009, 15:43 #3
At the moment I am doing further research so I am re-reading Egypt The World of the Pharaohs and then I shall move onto another one of many reference books and try to pass a bookstore without going in and seeing another book that I might just need. For pleasure I have (being an old hippy) just re-read Lord of the Rings for the umpteenth time, and Nefertiti by Michelle Moran which is about the heritic and his beautiful wife, a good piece of fiction. sorry I don't have the links to them and I think that they would have a completely different IBSN number in the USA and different parts of the world than they do here. Having never used Amazon I don't know if they would be on there as I use my Local BookShop as I try to buy local for local jobs
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13th February 2009, 15:58 #4
In my whole life I have read only two novels: Five Point 2 Someone & A night @ call center. I always like Tech magazines like and read Digit & PC World..
13th February 2009, 17:08 #5
Now I'm reading for the 5th time "1984" By George Orwell, one of my favourite novelist..
and another book in italian named "L'oro della camorra" ("The gold of camorra") a story written by Rosaria Capacchione (an italian journalist who fights against Camorra: as a consequence the members of this type of mafia menaced to kill her. I'm proud to be friend of Rosy Capacchione).
L' oro della camorra - Capacchione Rosaria - Libro - IBS
13th February 2009, 17:16 #6
Guys, please put the names of your books in Bold if you are not linking it to amazon or the website.
Right now, i am reading The Twilight Series - StephenieMeyer.com | Twilight Series | Twilight
On the 2nd book as of now.
13th February 2009, 18:13 #7
Yes, a link to the books would be appreciated.
I did have a copy of "Ford: The Man and the Machine" years ago, but never finished it. I don't know what happened to it though.
Currently, I am just about finished "Undaunted Courage" by Stephen E. Ambrose, an account of the Lewis & Clark Expedition.
14th February 2009, 13:10 #8
Sigh ... there used to be a time when I was a voracious reader. Now I hardly read
14th February 2009, 21:35 #9
It can tough, I know. Reading is escapism for me. I especially enjoy history, reading about those that faced the elements to discover something new, like the Lewis & Clark book I am just about finished reading.
15th February 2009, 17:14 #10
now days i am reading "three mistakes of my life" by chetan bhagat(awesome novel), ultimate tips and tricks and learn java (as it is in my course)....i have only interest in MS technologies but have to study java also...its so boring...