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Where literature enthusiasts can gather to discuss novels, poetry, fiction, non-fiction works and anything else related to absorbing the written word!

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Re: RPGC Book Club

Post by Hera [Sammy] » Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:00 pm

Right, I’m calling it.

The Last Dragonslayer - Jasper Fforde.

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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:47 am

It is almost that time again!

You guys know the drill.
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How we doing on this?
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Re: RPGC Book Club

Post by Lumeus » Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:19 am

Well, here are the books I sent Sammy.

Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas

You guys can post your recommendations, we compile the list, and vote like past months, or we can wait for Sammy to get back to settle on a book.
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Post by HyperCynic » Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:42 am

I actually forgot she was away when I sent that
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Thu Jan 04, 2018 10:56 pm

Only had two list submissions so far anyway. Come on, folks!
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Post by TwistedHeritage » Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:47 pm

Just sent my list :)
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:08 pm

I land late tonight so you're list will be up tomorrow... giving those of you who are yet to provide one approximately 24 hours to do so!
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:27 am

Right, sorry for the delay guys. Same drill as usual.

American War - Omar El Akkad
The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Sunshine - Robin McKinley
The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
Blackdog - K.V. Johansen
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Post by Hades [Forge] » Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:56 am

:greenbullet: American War - Omar El Akkad
:greenbullet: The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
:greenbullet: Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Sunshine - Robin McKinley
The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
Blackdog - K.V. Johansen
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Post by Lumeus » Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:04 am

:greenbullet: American War - Omar El Akkad
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
:greenbullet: Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
:greenbullet: The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
:greenbullet: Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Sunshine - Robin McKinley
The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
Blackdog - K.V. Johansen
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Re: RPGC Book Club

Post by Hera [Sammy] » Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:07 am

Lumeus wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:04 am
:greenbullet: American War - Omar El Akkad
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
:greenbullet: Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
:greenbullet: The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
:greenbullet: Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Sunshine - Robin McKinley
The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
Blackdog - K.V. Johansen
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Re: RPGC Book Club

Post by Nicodemus » Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:23 pm

:greenbullet: American War - Omar El Akkad
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
:greenbullet: Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Sunshine - Robin McKinley
The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
Blackdog - K.V. Johansen

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Post by HyperCynic » Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:20 pm

:greenbullet: American War - Omar El Akkad
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Prey of Gods - Nicky Drayden
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: Dr Potter's Medicine Show - Eric Scott Fischl
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet - Becky Chambers
The Bear and the Nightingale - Katherine Arden
:greenbullet: :greenbullet: :greenbullet: The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Anathem - Neal Stephenson
Arkwright - Allen Steele
Boneshaker - Cherie Priest
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
:greenbullet: Neverwhere - Neil Gaiman
:greenbullet: The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic - Emily Croy Barker
The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
Stardust - Neil Gaiman

:greenbullet: :greenbullet: :greenbullet: Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
:greenbullet: Sunshine - Robin McKinley
:greenbullet: The Curse of the Chalion - Lois McMaster Bujold
:greenbullet: The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
:greenbullet: Talion: Revenant - Michael Stackpole
:greenbullet: Blackdog - K.V. Johansen
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:53 pm

I'll give it another few hours to see if one of the two takes the lead and, if not, I'll just pick one!
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:42 am

Right folks! I flipped a coin and our book of January is...

The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker

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Not gonna lie. Was hoping for that one. Maybe it'll inspire some stuff for Ahzair.
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:15 am

Lumeus wrote:
Wed Jan 10, 2018 6:07 am
Not gonna lie. Was hoping for that one. Maybe it'll inspire some stuff for Ahzair.
Awesome. :smile:
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Post by Hera [Sammy] » Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:23 pm

It's that time again, lovely people!

Your lists if you would be so kind.
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Re: RPGC Book Club

Post by HyperCynic » Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:48 pm

same as last month, Sorry not selecting new, just really busy packing house
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