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Posted: 08 January 2008 at 10:33pm | IP Logged

So...name the books u have read in last year!!Will give mine later

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ha a Good Number

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Crime and Punishment (I dscovered the best book ever!)
The Idiot
Anna Karenina
The Kite Runner
Shantaram
Five Point Someone
White Nights, A Faint Heart, An Honest Thief(three Beautiful short stories by FD)
Eragon, Eldest
Fathers and Sons
Jane Eyre
One Night at the Call Centre
The Namesake
The Alchemist
The Monk who sold his Ferrari
Angels and Demons
Digital Fortress
How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild and Got a Life
The Vendor Of Sweets
Talkative Man
A Tiger For Malgudi
The Last Don
The Sicilian
Chicken Doup for the Surviving Soul

^^^This is all I recollect now..will add later if I remember othersEmbarrassedSmile


Edited by lucky_lakshmi - 09 January 2008 at 3:42am

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Posted: 09 January 2008 at 4:14am | IP Logged
Well vanishta dere is really a long list..

Princess Dairies Six
All American Girl
Bad boy by Olivia Goldsmith
Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows
Pride and Predjuice (Cudnt finish id)
Winter's tale by Shakespeare
Chicken soup for Teenagers

Will edit id if i remember more cuz dere were loadx more!

Some Novels which were in series:

Arouund 10 love stories novel
Around 20 sweet dreams novel
3-4 Mills and Boons novels Embarrassed

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Posted: 09 January 2008 at 9:19pm | IP Logged
harry potter and deathly hallows

Kite runner

Monk who sold his ferrari

Doctor Zhivago

Bad boy by Olivia Goldsmith

The Magician by W.Somerset Maugham(Back in university days, when we were studying Yeats' poetry and the relevance of it with the Occult, we came across the Golden Dawn sect and the Crawley case. Unfortunately, we did not have the time to elaborate on the matter. I've read Maugham's The Moon and Sixpence, and when I noticed that the extraordinary- to say the least- character of Haddo in The Magician was based on Crawley, I decided to give it a chance.)

Slaughter-House-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Also 5/6 bengali books

This are only few which i could remember now!!will add other later

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Posted: 10 January 2008 at 12:57am | IP Logged
Wow I know I read a lot but I can't even remember half of dem. Here goes what I remember:

A Thousand Splendid Suns
The Kite Runner
The Pregnancy Test
Heiress for Hire
The Namesake
Ain't She Sweet
Long Way Down
Gulliver's Travels
Naked in Death
Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows Thumbs Up
The Glass Castle
The Time Traveler's Wife
Pride and Prejudice (Didn't like it)
Breathing Room

Thats all for now.

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^^u didnt like Pride and Prejudice? Confused few ppl whohave read that book have told me that they didnt like it..I myself for one loved it Embarrassed

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Originally posted by lucky_lakshmi

^^u didnt like Pride and Prejudice? Confused few ppl whohave read that book have told me that they didnt like it..I myself for one loved it Embarrassed


I know, I really wanted to like the book but I couldn't.  Its probably the only book where I like the movie better.  When I was reading the book, I just couldn't get into it, and I kind of didn't like Darcy in the beginning, I know everyone says I'm crazy cuz everyone else loves the book and talks about it so much.   Big smile

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Originally posted by lucky_lakshmi

^^u didnt like Pride and Prejudice? Confused few ppl whohave read that book have told me that they didnt like it..I myself for one loved it Embarrassed


I know, I really wanted to like the book but I couldn't.  Its probably the only book where I like the movie better.  When I was reading the book, I just couldn't get into it, and I kind of didn't like Darcy in the beginning, I know everyone says I'm crazy cuz everyone else loves the book and talks about it so much.   Big smile

haha..Lolz One mustnt TRY to like a Book..Without trying, if u like a book, Only then can one say it imprssed u..U truthfully said u didnt like it..I was just wondering why u didnt thats all...
Mr Darcy..Hmm I do like that guy..but he is like a bit "perfect person"..So he kind of pales in comparison to Mr Rochester who is one of my personal fav characters..from Jane Eyre..Often these two characters are compared..N Perhaps I may seem quite wierd sayign a perfect kinda guy actually pales in comparison to a flawed Byronical character!LOLEmbarrassedWink
well, in a herd of Angels if u find a Human, being a human u will like him/her more!WinkLOL


Edited by lucky_lakshmi - 11 January 2008 at 4:02am

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