|02-09-2010, 12:23 AM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Need a recommendation
I dont really know what to say, so il give a small list of books that ive enjoyed (not much of a reader but with so much spare time and a prs-505 coming i believe i will become one :P)
the giver by lois lowry ( i really enjoyed this one as a kid and i cant find the ebook anywhere for free and im fairly hesitent to pay for it since its achilds book )
LOTR (all of them)
harry potter (all of them)
as i said before, not much of a reader but i tend to really enjoy books the fudge with my mind and make me question myself, like the giver
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|02-09-2010, 01:16 AM||#2|
Out of print
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Madrid, Spain
Device: Sony Reader PRS-500 (recycled), PRS-350, Surface RT (for comics)
It seems that you enjoy fantasy, so I would recommend a series that has become very popular lately: A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin. The problem is... it's still unfinished, and it doesn't look like it's going to be finished any time soon. Still, it's a great read: very intense, lots of action, interesting characters... and it's available as ebooks reasonably priced.
|02-09-2010, 08:58 AM||#3|
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Northern Virginia, USA
Device: Sony PRS-505, iPhone 5, Sony T1, iPad 3
You might try the Eragon series by Christopher Paolini.
|02-10-2010, 09:28 AM||#6|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Device: Sony PRS 600
and Percy Jackson series? A Youth series, but nonetheless entertaining. The movie's coming, maybe you can watch it before deciding if you want to go for the series. It's 5 books by the way.
|02-10-2010, 10:21 AM||#7|
Join Date: Jul 2007
Device: Tablet PC until a 10" comes out that I like
I agree with Sparrow, going by your list of books you liked. The Magician by Feist (sometimes broken into two books by whoever first published it (The Magician: Apprentice and The Magician: Master) which is itself (themselves?) part of a three (or four) book series. But I don't think it's ebook'd... Lots of authors best works, their backlist aren't published.
Equally good and it is ebook'd is The Dragonbone Chair by Tad Williams. Book one of a four book series (the others are Stone of Farewell, To Green Angel Tower book 1, and TGAT book 2).
Other recommendations from a previous thread are found here. Just remember a lot of those in this thread aren't ebook'd or more annoyingly, one seemingly at random book from a series is published but not all or even the first of a series (David Eddings' The Belgariad)
Last edited by wayspooled; 02-10-2010 at 10:26 AM.
|02-11-2010, 11:34 AM||#8|
Join Date: Nov 2009
Device: PRS-600 EB-1150
2 free books +
What started me reading was from Andre Norton, so heres;
2 free books
|02-11-2010, 08:42 PM||#9|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Texas, USA
Device: Others (sold/gifted); iPad Air; Kindle PW2, Fire HDX8.9; Kobo H20
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