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    I'm currently reading Book 2 of A Storm of Swords in the Song of Ice and Fire series. Nearly finished. Great stuff. I'm sad that I'm almost finished it, as I hear A Feast for Crows isn't as good. But oh well.

    I've also been reading Too Loud a Solitude by Bohumil Hrabal. Very beautifully written, and really witty too.

    And I've also read Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke in the last few weeks. Better than I expected it to be, and easy to read too (which is always something that surprises me about science fiction, I'm not sure why).

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    Anarchy Evolution: Faith, Science and Bad Religion in a World Without God by Greg Graffin

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    Zoo By James Patterson

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    Currently finishing up the penultimate book of The Wheel of Time. I love this series, but I'm pretty relieved to be approaching the end at last.
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    Just finished Zeroville by Steve Erickson.

    Quite enjoyable - I always like novels of this sort. Surreal description mixed with a dose of narrative and a dash of character, but really the book is dominated by its aura.
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    Finished I, Claudius by Robert Graves last week. Really good, and an enjoyable introduction to the Roman Empire. I especially liked the the part of the book concerning Caligula.

    I'm almost finished The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. The cover is godawful, and I never would have picked it up myself, but a friend, and amazing reviews convinced me to finally pick it up. It's very good, although the writing is a bit "Young Adult"-ish for my liking. But I guess that's its target audience.

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    Tender Is The Night by F.Scott Fitzgerald

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    A Feast for Crows by George R.R. Martin.

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    Firestarter by Stephen King

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    The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer by Philip Carlo
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