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Old March 21 2013, 05:24 PM   #1981
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Re: So What Are you Reading?: Generations

I finished Star Trek Federation 150 years of History by David Goodman.I really liked the artwork in this book and the history portrayed in this book about Enterprise and the Earth/Romulan wars.I also finished reading Devil's Bargain.Right now I'm reading Startrek Tos The Covenant of the crown by Howard Weinstein.
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Old March 21 2013, 07:53 PM   #1982
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I'm currently reading New Frontier: Excalibur, Book 3. Not likimg the 'old west' parts with Calhoun so far. Hope it gets better.
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Old March 21 2013, 10:34 PM   #1983
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I just finished The Never-Ending Sacrifice By Una McCormack. I loved it, I read A Stitch in Time By Andrew J. Robinson just before that. So now, I'm waiting for Day of the Vipers to come in the mail to read.
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Old March 22 2013, 03:16 AM   #1984
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I'm currently reading New Frontier: Excalibur, Book 3. Not likimg the 'old west' parts with Calhoun so far. Hope it gets better.
It doesn't. If I remember it correctly, it was my least favorite book in the whole series.
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Old March 22 2013, 06:42 PM   #1985
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Ended up taking a break from Serious Stuff (TM), and am about two-thirds of the way through Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith.

Will be resuming the Karla trilogy with The Honourable Schoolboy after that, then picking up The History of White People before concluding the Karla trilogy with Smiley's People.

After that, the plan is to finish American Gods by Neil Gaiman. Not sure after that -- maybe Pedagogy of the Oppressed?
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Old March 23 2013, 01:23 AM   #1986
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Started the "Star Trek: Visual Dictionary" which arrived this morning.
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Old March 23 2013, 06:31 AM   #1987
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Nothing. I'm taking a break for a few days while I wait for Greg Cox's The Weight of Worlds to arrive.
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Old March 23 2013, 05:49 PM   #1988
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Nothing. I'm taking a break for a few days while I wait for Greg Cox's The Weight of Worlds to arrive.
Hope you like it!
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Old March 23 2013, 07:59 PM   #1989
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Nothing. I'm taking a break for a few days while I wait for Greg Cox's The Weight of Worlds to arrive.
Hope you like it!
Just ordered it from Amazon UK. Should get it by June then...
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Old March 24 2013, 06:31 AM   #1990
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I recently finished the seventh book in S.M. Stirling's The General series (The Reformer).
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Old March 24 2013, 11:50 AM   #1991
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Just finished a re-read of 'Paths Of Disharmony' Like the first time I read it I just couldn't get into it.

Now onto 'Plagues Of Night'
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Old March 24 2013, 01:37 PM   #1992
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currently reading TNG: "A Rock and a Hard Place" and TOS: "The Prometheus Design." I'm also looking forward to picking up "The Weight of Worlds"
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Old March 24 2013, 03:09 PM   #1993
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I'm slogging thru Silent Weapons and having a hard time getting into it. It's just not grabbing my attention. I took a break & re-read Pollyanna the other day as an attempt at a palate cleanser. I'm wondering if I'm just kind of burning out on Trek lit.
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Old March 24 2013, 06:30 PM   #1994
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After not having read a Trek book in years, I just read the Star Trek Destiny trilogy and enjoyed the hell out of it. I'm now reading its follow up A Singular Destiny.
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Old March 24 2013, 07:12 PM   #1995
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Just finished the Steig Larsson 'Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' trilogy.

Overall impressions were good - the second book was a little weak, but overall enjoyable if not brilliant. Rather too much reliance on luck and coincidence in places though.

Lets hope the fourth novel is finished and released at some point - It's about Salanders sister and she's the only real loose end from the trilogy...
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