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Postby Mummyof3 » Sun Nov 11, 2007 4:43 pm

Ive always been a keen reader, just life has been real busy lately so I havent found the time to sit and read, I visit the library the other day though, and got a few novels,
rising tides (nora roberts)
My beautiful spy (colin Falcone)
Honeymoon (james patterson)
I use to read alot of virgina Andrews and Danielle Steel, but I dont know what else is good out there, anyone want to share there favourites...
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Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Sun Nov 11, 2007 6:46 pm

Terry Pratchett.
J.R.R. Tolkein
Roald Dahl
Douglas Adams
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Postby zeedeveelgirl » Sun Nov 11, 2007 7:41 pm

Kerry Greenwood
Marian Keyes
Enid Blyton
Judy Blume
JK Rowling
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Postby Playboy_bunny » Sun Nov 11, 2007 8:39 pm

James Marsden
Enid Blyton
C.S Lewis
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Postby milkyway » Sun Nov 11, 2007 8:43 pm

EL Doctorow
John Irving
Meg Cabot
Julian Barnes
Carson McCullers
Jennifer Weiner


to name but a few... and I love Judy Blume, too.
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Postby matchbox » Mon Nov 19, 2007 1:51 pm

john marsden :D

the guy is a genius :D
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Postby Justjudy » Sun Dec 02, 2007 11:06 am

Dean Koontz
Thomas Harris
James Patterson
Wilbur Smith
Nicci French
Brian Freeman
Just to name a few, just about the only thing I would draw the line at are penny dreadfuls.

Judy :D
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Postby electrongirl » Sun Dec 02, 2007 12:51 pm

Stephen King
Dean Koontz
Patricia Cornwell
Jk Rowlings
Tolkien
Nikki - Aussie girl living in the USA with her soul mate. My blog: http://aus2usa.blogspot.com/

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Postby GOING,GOING,GONE » Tue Dec 11, 2007 5:38 pm

James Patterson
Dean Koontz
Stephen King
Mary Higgins
TENSION IS WHO YOU THINK YOU SHOULD BE..RELAXATION IS WHO YOU ARE....JULS
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Postby ellecee » Sat Dec 29, 2007 3:18 pm

My fav authors:

Jodi Picoult - I have all her books, brilliant!
Maggie O'Farrell - The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox - 5/5
Paullina Simons
Jacquelyn Mitchard
Kate Atkinson

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Postby grugwashere » Thu Jan 03, 2008 11:57 am

Sara Douglass hands down is my favourite author
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Postby Gal Friday » Thu Jan 03, 2008 12:25 pm

Kathy Reichs
Nicci French
Patricia Cornwall (though havent loved her latest stuff)
Paulina Simons (Pauline, Paulina... having a brain strain!)

Am in a book club though and we are reading a lot of authors I havent before, and am loving it! Well, sometimes!
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Postby ellecee » Thu Jan 03, 2008 1:08 pm

Book Club sounds great...would love to hear more on what you're reading with them.
Have you read any Jodi Picoult?
I have Paulline Simons latest...Road to Paradise...next on my TBR pile
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Postby milkyway » Thu Jan 03, 2008 6:15 pm

I don't know who most of these authors are!

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Postby serendipity » Mon Jan 14, 2008 6:55 pm

These authors take up a majority of my book case.

Patricia Shaw
Maeve Binchy
Kate Forsyth
Dierdre Purcell
Teresa Crane
Isobelle Carmody
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