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Old 04-21-2010, 12:18 PM   #46
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Agreed, not in the PD... published in 42 it looks like... not on Project Gutenberg.

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Okay, that means I got one more nom or second/third.
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Old 04-21-2010, 12:18 PM   #47
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I don't find this book anywhere? Who was the author and when was it published?
Good-bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton. Oh - June 1934!

And I now withdraw the nomination, because its not out of copyright!

Sorry about that!
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Old 04-21-2010, 12:23 PM   #48
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Good-bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton. Oh - June 1934!

And I now withdraw the nomination, because its not out of copyright!

Sorry about that!
Guess you missed my joke...

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Old 04-21-2010, 12:28 PM   #49
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Guess you missed my joke...

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I missed it too... too subtle -- you have to hit some of us over the head with it.

But is WAS NOT a Nomination.....I'm reserving my one last and best nom/vote.
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Old 04-21-2010, 12:32 PM   #50
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Thackeray "Barry Lyndon"

I'd like to nominate William Makepeace Thackeray's - "The Luck of Barry Lyndon".

From amazon.com
"The novel concerns the life and times of the title character and narrator, a roguish Irishman. The fast-flowing satirical narrative reveals a man dedicated to success and good fortune."

The novel was made into a well-known film by Stanley Kubrick.

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Old 04-21-2010, 12:36 PM   #51
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I was maintaining a list in the book club social group... but no one really went to that group. Just filter by the book club prefix and any thread that starts with "Discussion: " is a book that has been selected to read.

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Thanks Bob though a definitive list of previous Book Club Books would be useful, i guess apathy rules with some folks LOL
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Old 04-21-2010, 12:37 PM   #52
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Thanks Bob though a definitive list of previous Book Club Books would be useful, i guess apathy rules with some folks LOL
Thank's for volunteering. Your bets bet is to go to the Social Group for the book club and add it there.

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Old 04-21-2010, 12:40 PM   #53
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Good-bye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton. Oh - June 1934!

And I now withdraw the nomination, because its not out of copyright!

Sorry about that!


Oh **** and I really wanted that one, guess I'll have to read it ALONE


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Old 04-21-2010, 12:50 PM   #54
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Thank's for volunteering. Your bets bet is to go to the Social Group for the book club and add it there.

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OK OK Stop Nagging ....
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Old 04-21-2010, 12:52 PM   #55
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OK OK Stop Nagging ....
You're avatar suits you...

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Old 04-21-2010, 12:57 PM   #56
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Old 04-21-2010, 03:12 PM   #57
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I would like to second "The Three Musketeers" and nominate "Captain Blood" by Rafael Sabatini.

I still have one vote left.
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Old 04-21-2010, 03:53 PM   #58
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Is there a list of books that have been chosen before?


Here is a list as of Dec 09.



http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=64323
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Old 04-21-2010, 04:08 PM   #59
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Old 04-21-2010, 04:36 PM   #60
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I'll third "Kim".

And now I have to find Jules Verne story to nominate. "Unfortunately" I had The Mysterious Island as "comic" book as a child and know it far too well, but I can't remrember I've read any other Verne story.
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