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Old 08-02-2013, 06:41 PM   #131
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I just finished "Bodybuilders Never Die: They Just Lose Their Pump" by Jim Moore

"The extraordinary story of a skinny lad from Manchester who rose to become British Champion bodybuilder. And there the cliches end in this gritty, humorous and brutally honest tale which strips away the dream tan and any illusion of a glamorous lifestyle to lay bare the sport as never before"

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Old 10-02-2013, 12:52 PM   #132
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"The men as they rode turned black in the sun from the blood on their clothes and their faces and then paled slowly in the rising dust until they assumed once more the color of the land through which they passed." If what we call "horror" can be seen as including any literature that has dark, horrific subject matter, then Blood Meridian is, in this reviewer's estimation, the best horror novel ever written. It's a perverse, picaresque Western about bounty hunters for Indian scalps near the Texas-Mexico border in the 1850s--a ragged caravan of indiscriminate killers led by an unforgettable human monster called "The Judge." Imagine the imagery of Sam Peckinpah and Heironymus Bosch as written by William Faulkner, and you'll have just an inkling of this novel's power. From the opening scenes about a 14-year-old Tennessee boy who joins the band of hunters to the extraordinary, mythic ending, this is an American classic about extreme violence.
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Old 10-02-2013, 02:11 PM   #133
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Just finished Phiip Marlowe's The Big Sleep.

He is the master stylist.

Currently reading Farewell, My Lovely.
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Old 10-02-2013, 02:13 PM   #134
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Just started "Little Women"... seriously... a classic that I missed when i was younger
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Old 11-12-2013, 11:48 AM   #135
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Currently reading Dexter in the dark, 3rd book in the dexter series, been quite twisted upto now Don't know how it compares to the tv series as I haven't seen any of them.
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Old 11-12-2013, 07:58 PM   #136
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Just finished re-reading "Strongman, the Doug Hepburn Story"

Took it camping with me the other night, and read the entire thing.
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