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Old 09-03-2010, 11:15 AM   #1
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Greetings from one eye!

Hi everyone, my name's Larry and I just got my first reader! I'll post about that elsewhere but for now I just wanted to introduce myself first.
I read a lot, or used to read a lot, of science fiction and came across this site from a post on the SFF Chronicles forum (thanks to the member for suggesting this place!)
I have several blogs but my main one is there to show the books and magazines I'm reading. As I said I used to read a heck of a lot, getting book after book from the library but with 2 kids (back to school soon, yea ) my time is taken up with keeping those 2 in check! I also have a crazy JR cross named Lady, a mad cat named Badger and 4 tarantulas. Oh and 3 fish!
I don't know if there's a reading thread on here but I'm half way thru The Purple Cloud by M P Shiel (1901) which I'm quite enjoying!
Anyway that's all for now, off to browse the forums.
Look forward to meeting you all!
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Old 09-03-2010, 11:19 AM   #2
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Old 09-03-2010, 11:22 AM   #3
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Old 09-03-2010, 12:22 PM   #4
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Welcome Cyclops! I'm sure you'll find lots of stuff here to fill your hunger for Sci-Fi. I've got loads of stuff I've downloaded, many complete collections and Omnibus'. Let me know what you might like and I'll send you some links.
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Old 09-03-2010, 12:38 PM   #5
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Cheers Gino! At the moment I'm reading a book from 1901 and am looking for recommendations of other SF from that era. I have Mary Shelley's The Last Man and some Machen etc already.
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Welcome, Larry. You have quite an interesting group of pets.

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