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Old 10-23-2010, 10:35 AM   #61
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There only has to be "A" ebook available.. it doesn't have to be available world wide. Of course, it might be hard for a book not available in the US to win.

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Well, I'm certainly not going to nominate an ebook I can't read in my own country, even if it would be a re-read of something I read years ago in a paper edition.
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Old 10-23-2010, 11:02 AM   #62
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There only has to be "A" ebook available.. it doesn't have to be available world wide. Of course, it might be hard for a book not available in the US to win.

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We've seen stranger things happen, just ask Jon.

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Old 10-23-2010, 11:06 AM   #63
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We've seen stranger things happen, just ask Jon.

Yep. Like allowing a book that clearly doesn't fit the month's topic be nominated and then voted on.
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Old 10-23-2010, 12:02 PM   #64
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Yep. Like allowing a book that clearly doesn't fit the month's topic be nominated and then voted on.
Jon... I can't see why you allowed that. But, we forgive you this time.

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Old 10-23-2010, 01:45 PM   #65
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Jon... I can't see why you allowed that. But, we forgive you this time.

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Old 10-23-2010, 02:02 PM   #66
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I'll nominate Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan.

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In a society in which death has been rendered practically obsolete, suicide and murder take on different significances. After a particularly brutal offing, former UN envoy Takeshi Kovacs finds himself "resleeved"--that is, his consciousness has been put in a new body--and hired as a private investigator by Laurens Bancroft, one of twenty-fifth-century society's old rich in Bay City (formerly San Francisco).
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:33 PM   #67
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I'll nominate Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan.
I will happily second Altered Carbon.
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Old 10-23-2010, 03:36 PM   #68
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Updated to this point.

It looks like we have 7 fully nominated choices - listed in post #1.

Please let me know if there are any errors, or it stands as it is.
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Old 10-23-2010, 03:42 PM   #69
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Old 10-23-2010, 03:43 PM   #70
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Oh My! This is already a very difficult choice. Maybe I'll wait and go with the consensus.
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Old 10-23-2010, 03:43 PM   #71
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We just need one person to third Time's Eye in order to make it 8 books.
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Old 10-23-2010, 04:23 PM   #72
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We just need one person to third Time's Eye in order to make it 8 books.
Or The Shape of Things to Come, The Man in the High Castle, The Player of Games, To Say Nothing of the Dog, A Canticle for Leibowitz and Spin
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Or The Shape of Things to Come, The Man in the High Castle, The Player of Games, To Say Nothing of the Dog, A Canticle for Leibowitz and Spin
And Altered Carbon.
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Old 10-23-2010, 04:43 PM   #74
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I'll THIRD "The Man in the High Castle" It might be the one P.K. Dick that I could get through.
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Old 10-23-2010, 04:44 PM   #75
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Okay I'm all outta votes so I'm just going to wait now and see which one takes then lead and then pile on. Okay Jon?
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