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Old 09-06-2012, 10:26 AM   #1
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Which books do you reread most

Has the title says which are your favourite books that you keep going back to.

For me its.

IT Stephen King
Lightning Dean Koontz
Battlefield Earth L. Ron Hubbard
Number of the Beast Robert A. Heinlein
and the Harry Potter books
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Cool Which books do you reread most

Harry Dresden (Jim Butcher)
Harry Potter (J.K. Rowling)
James Potter (G. Norman Lippert)
Leaphorn & Chee (Tony Hillerman)
Travis Mcgee (John D. Macdonald)
Anything by Dana Stabenow
Anything by Robert A. Heinlein
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Old 09-06-2012, 11:44 AM   #3
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Lord of the Rings
The Hobbit

And they are the only books I've reread (on purpose).
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Old 09-06-2012, 11:52 AM   #4
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mostly short stories and poetry

long tomes? Quite never.
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Old 09-06-2012, 11:53 AM   #5
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I have never been one to reread a book. This is mainly because I have sooooo many on my to-read list that I don't want to. However, I recently preordered the 31 disc Harry Potter collection which has me rereading the series again.
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Old 09-06-2012, 12:22 PM   #6
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I have never been one to reread a book. This is mainly because I have sooooo many on my to-read list that I don't want to. However, I recently preordered the 31 disc Harry Potter collection which has me rereading the series again.
Wow thats a lot of discs, must say the box they come in looks fantastic.

I've never read the Hobbit. I will put it on my TBR list, which grows bigger every day with all the recomendations i get on here.
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I have never been one to reread a book. This is mainly because I have sooooo many on my to-read list that I don't want to. However, I recently preordered the 31 disc Harry Potter collection which has me rereading the series again.
Jim Dale or Stephen Fry?
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All Louis L'Amour but especially The Walking Drum and The Sacketts Series.
Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe Series
Robert Heinlein's Starship Trooper
Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe
John Ringo and David Weber's Prince Roger Series
Stephen Brust's Dragaera Series (both Sets)
Robert Parker's Spencer and Jessie Stone Series
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Jim Dale or Stephen Fry?
I've never listened to the audio books. I might have to give them a try sometime. It would be nice while i'm at the office since I usually have headphones on.

Which do you prefer?
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I've never listened to the audio books. I might have to give them a try sometime. It would be nice while i'm at the office since I usually have headphones on.

Which do you prefer?
You did say you bought them didn't you? I prefer Stephen Fry (except for the accent he uses for Tonks).
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I have read Cloudstreet by Tim Winton three times and I would like to read it again.

Other than that, there are only a few books that I have read twice.

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You did say you bought them didn't you? I prefer Stephen Fry (except for the accent he uses for Tonks).
No, the 31 disc set is just the movies (Blu-Ray)


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There are a handful of philosophers such as Nietzsche that I've re-read, but the book I've re-read the most hands down is the Bible; for the same reason Mark Twain (or was it W.C. Fields, or some unknown wit whose words were later attributed to their more famous names?) gave:

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I'm looking for loopholes.
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