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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #165 on: January 16, 2014, 06:11:11 PM »
I just ordered a childhood favorite of mine from Amazon "Sideways Arithmetic From Wayside School" by Louis Sachar.

Any other fans out there?

Just arrived! Let the fun begin!

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« Reply #166 on: January 16, 2014, 06:50:19 PM »
1984 was one of the most powerful books I've ever read, or reread, or rereread.
+1 Liked Animal Farm too.
"Everyone is equal, some are more equal than others".

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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #167 on: January 16, 2014, 07:12:08 PM »
+1 Liked Animal Farm too.
"Everyone is equal, some are more equal than others".
one of my favorite quotes

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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #168 on: January 16, 2014, 07:19:10 PM »

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« Reply #169 on: January 16, 2014, 08:42:17 PM »
+1 Liked Animal Farm too.
"All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others".
FTFY
Fun fact #347: This is one sentence that when translated to Hebrew, not only doesn't it lose any of it's meaning, it comes out better: "כל בעלי-החיים שווים, אך ישנם בעלי-חיים השווים יותר".
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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #170 on: January 16, 2014, 09:03:38 PM »
FTFY
Fun fact #347: This is one sentence that when translated to Hebrew, not only doesn't it lose any of it's meaning, it comes out better: "כל בעלי-החיים שווים, אך ישנם בעלי-חיים השווים יותר".
Repost! :P
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« Reply #171 on: January 16, 2014, 09:05:14 PM »
Repost! :P
You Sure? I remember posting it SOMEWHERE, thought it was here but searched and searched and couldn't find it.
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« Reply #172 on: January 16, 2014, 09:06:24 PM »
You Sure? I remember posting it SOMEWHERE, thought it was here but searched and searched and couldn't find it.
You've posted the 'men' version.

ETA: Here you go. :)
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« Reply #173 on: January 16, 2014, 09:10:04 PM »
You've posted the 'men' version.

ETA: Here you go. :)
AHA I thought it was in the book thread so I searched Animal Farm and this is the only one that came up...
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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #174 on: January 17, 2014, 02:53:16 PM »
FTFY
Thanx! It's been a while... Maybe it's time to reread... :D

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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #175 on: January 17, 2014, 02:54:43 PM »
Any Jack Reacher (Lee Child) fans out there?

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« Reply #176 on: January 17, 2014, 03:19:53 PM »
Any Jack Reacher (Lee Child) fans out there?



I'm a fan!
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« Reply #177 on: January 18, 2014, 10:23:59 PM »
Me too - love most of his books. (last book wasn't that great)

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« Reply #178 on: January 19, 2014, 12:48:48 AM »
Me too - love most of his books. (last book wasn't that great)
You talking about Never Go Back?

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« Reply #179 on: January 20, 2014, 02:39:07 PM »
Any Jack Reacher (Lee Child) fans out there?
Me too. I read all of them straight through not too long ago.