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  • Kurt Vonnegut. Sirens of Titan

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  • Mark Twain. Tom Sawyer

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  • Michael Crichton. Jurassic Park

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  • Salinger. The Catcher In The Rye

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  • Christopher Moore. Lamb

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  • Kerouac. Dharma Bums

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  • George Orwell. 1984

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  • H.G.Wells. The Time Machine

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    Default Third Book?

    When we're ready to vote, I'll add a poll; after we have voted, I'll merge this thread with the previous Next Book poll thread.

    Now, attention please: below you can see the nominations we've already had. They always move on to the next season. If someone wants to nominate another book but has already done it previously, s/he will have to withdraw their previous nomination (please declare it explicitly).

    Kurt Vonnegut. Sirens of Titan 5 ------ valtr0n

    Mark Twain. Tom Sawyer 3 --------- maerlyn

    Michael Crichton. Jurassic Park 4 --------- razz

    Steinbeck. Grapes of Wrath 2 ---------- jhanic

    Salinger. The Catcher In The Rye 5 ------------- turtlex

    Christopher Moore. Lamb 3 ---------- turtlesong

    Kerouac. Dharma Bums 4 -------------- Ves'Ka Gan

    Bel Kaufman. Up the Down Staircase 1 ------------ Jean

    George Orwell. 1984 3 ------------ Míchéal

    Joe Haldeman. Forever Peace 1 ------------ Sam

    Chuck Palahniuk. Survivor 2 ----------- flaggwalkstheline

    H.G.Wells. The Time Machine 3 ------------- 3 DOORS DOWN

    Henry James. The Turn of the Screw 1 ---------------- BROWNING'S CHILDE


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    I would like to nominate "The Turn of the Screw"
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    I stand with my original nomination
    Beyond the scope of light, beyond the reach of Dark. . . what could possibly await us?
    And yet, we seek it, insatiably. Such is our fate. . .

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    do we vote soon???
    Sloth Love Chunk

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    I am not sure. I don't see any activity regarding the previous book.

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    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Yeah I know. I tried to get it going.
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    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    WHAT??? No one nominated Dr. Seuss' "Cat in the Hat!!"
    “Give me the sense to wonder, to wonder if I'm free."

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    That might actually provide good discussion points...

    What do you think the cat is trying to compensate for with his large hat?????
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    Alright, so nobody has put anything forth, so perhaps we should just go forth with voting with the old nomination?
    Beyond the scope of light, beyond the reach of Dark. . . what could possibly await us?
    And yet, we seek it, insatiably. Such is our fate. . .

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    I'm ready to vote.
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    I'll PM Jean and ask him to add a poll
    Beyond the scope of light, beyond the reach of Dark. . . what could possibly await us?
    And yet, we seek it, insatiably. Such is our fate. . .

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    cool beans
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    Please vote, the poll closes May 19

    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    hi jean, can anyone vote, read and discuss or are we supposed to join the book club? if so can you point me in the right direction?

    Cheers sweetie

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    Quote Originally Posted by candy View Post
    hi jean, can anyone vote, read and discuss or are we supposed to join the book club? if so can you point me in the right direction?

    Cheers sweetie
    I do believe that there is an open invitation. The more the merrier.
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    candy - just by asking, you've already joined!!

    Actually, we're pretty informal. We pick a book, post some questions and then talk about it.

    I had to vote for my nomination - Catcher In The Rye. It's an American classic.

    I'm sucked into a million other things right now, but I will try to participate!
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by turtlex View Post
    candy - just by asking, you've already joined!!
    right... and, candy, there's nothing you can do to change it now! Once posted - no way back.......



    So, now we have two votes for the Catcher... the first one was mine...

    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    great minds think alike.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    “I’m always on the Batman rule, sir.” - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    I will go with whatever is chosen. I have been busy with my guest - MISHA.
    It'll take a lot more than words and guns,
    A whole lot more than riches and muscle.

    The hands of the many must join as one.
    And together we'll cross the river.

    Puscifer, "The Humbling River"


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    I had a strong urge to choose JP again, but I haven't read Catcher yet, so I went with that.
    Beyond the scope of light, beyond the reach of Dark. . . what could possibly await us?
    And yet, we seek it, insatiably. Such is our fate. . .

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    yeah, i'm excited now

    i voted catcher in the rye, i have read most of the others and wanted my first book with the book club to be something new.

    it looks like the clear winner at the moment, but i shall wait for the end date before going shopping

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    (shouldn't I close the poll right now???)

    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    (I voted H.G. Wells.)
    It'll take a lot more than words and guns,
    A whole lot more than riches and muscle.

    The hands of the many must join as one.
    And together we'll cross the river.

    Puscifer, "The Humbling River"


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    ah...

    ...oh

    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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