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Old 03-19-2014, 01:45 PM
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I need to get around to Dead Men Risen : The Welsh Guards and the defining story of Britain's War in Afghanistan one of these days, it has had excellent reviews.

Right now I am reading Team Yankee : A novel of WWIII by Harold Coyle.

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Now reading my favourite John Le Carre's : A Delicate Truth
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Started Red Army by Ralph Peters today.
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Moving on to the classic Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky's English translation.
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Having read Ken Follet's Pillars of the Earth a couple of years ago, I am now reading the sequel, World Without End.
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Been reading many novels but I like the one am reading right now , The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt, its refreshingly different to say the least.
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Finished the final Discworld novel, A Shepherd's Crown.

R.I.P. Sir Terry Pratchett, you are missed!
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RIP indeed! the discworld novels are classics of modern fantasy novels
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Too true bro, the best fantasy series I'v ever read, nothing else compares to it really, Pratchett was long in a line of fine British humorists, I can't think of anyone else to compare his writing style with except maybe another brill author, George McDonald Fraser.
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