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Hey guys (:
So i'm reading the book The Namesake.
I'm currently on the part where he's 14. [Chapter 4 (1982)]
Has anyone else read this book?
It seems REALLY good so far Smile
 

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no ideaa i ont read indian authorss i mean i hv read bt other thn 1 or 2 idnt fnd thm interesting buttt yeah a same topic was made beforee so i thnk u l find sum1 to revieww uu ... u give a try nd tell us hw was it thn might b i l try

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i read the book... but i didnt like it much...
not my fav genre u see... but some people do like it..
it was a ok book for me..

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meggs is a gobler of books
hey megs howzzz yaaaaa long time ddear ???

well i must sayy u didnt like it tht means i too wontttt

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I saw the movie and didn't really like it much, I felt they kind of degraded the Indian culture.Unhappy In general I enjoy Indian genre books, but something like Namesake where Indians do no appreciate their culture just bothers me.

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Posted: 27 February 2011 at 2:21am | IP Logged
Originally posted by aishwaryagayen

meggs is a gobler of books
hey megs howzzz yaaaaa long time ddear ???

well i must sayy u didnt like it tht means i too wontttt


i am gr8 how are u?
its gud to see u hereSmile
i am not serious genre gobler i thinkWink
but hey us fantasy thriller type..dont usually like the slow cultural related buks... frankly i didnt understand what all the hype about the buk was... it like if it got converted into a movie it ha to be... i read it in hostel and everyone liked it a lot or maybe they pretended, i dont know.. i just read it to finish something i started..Sleepy

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Posted: 27 February 2011 at 8:39am | IP Logged
m f9 dear
well same here i like seriousness but to an extent and specially in romantic suspense i love tht genre and ofcourse fantasy thrillerss we luv sidney hahaha
well u r rightt a book turns into a movvie and everyone goes mad same happened to me once i read the whole of twilight saga but guess it wasnt a disappointment
but yeah u r right ppl understand or not they say they luved those serious nonfics bcz they thnk if they l say thy didnt liked it ppl l thnk them as fools god knowssss eww
well then namesake is another book i wont read as the da vinci code ppl say its awesum but not my genre nor was brida by paulo coelho
huff i l stick to mmy favs hihih
megs try christ reese LCR series its availavle on 4shared for free i tell u u l love tht



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