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Bookclub: The discussion of Jude The Obscure

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Offline B J Burton Reading Complete Works of H P Lovecraft
04 May 2013, 06:58 AM | Post: #41

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RE: Bookclub: The discussion of Jude The Obscure

This post was last modified: 04 May 2013 07:26 AM by B J Burton.
Yes, that was my point really Joo. Are we all so busy reading each other's books and trying to be supportive that we haven't got time to read anything by an interloper like Dickens or Hardy?
It's up to Lou to decide how he wants the forum to develop. This is the Kindle Users' Forum, not the Indie Writers' Forum and we know from the Amazon boards that there are a lot of readers out there who regard indies as the Great Satan. A book club reading books by established authors at least gives them a reason to visit the site.
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Offline joo Reading Off The KUF Vol I
04 May 2013, 07:38 AM | Post: #42


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RE: Bookclub: The discussion of Jude The Obscure

Perhaps Dickens and Hardy shouldn't have written such long books Big GrinBig GrinBig GrinBig GrinBig Grin
There was a suggestion that there should be 2 choices, one contemporary, one classic each month, but perhaps we should stick to free classics for now, to try and re-introduce some good ole oldies to the youngsters Big Grin
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Offline Notoriety Reading Five Days in May by Andrew Adonis
04 May 2013, 09:37 PM | Post: #43

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RE: Bookclub: The discussion of Jude The Obscure

Erm.... what about books that are neither classics nor indie??!!  Plenty of them around too.  

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