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Post by intellectualsmuse » Fri, 03 Dec 2010 4:37 pm

Looking for some gal pals to discuss books with... read across genres...
Goethe, Ayn Rand, Camus, Austen( and pretty much all the Classics), Robin Cook and even the Twilight Series :D So if you're interested, drop me a PM and we can take it from there. Am 27 f.
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Post by lightupwanderlust » Fri, 03 Dec 2010 7:41 pm

I have always been curious about these book clubs. What exactly do you all talk about?

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Post by intellectualsmuse » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 2:40 pm

lightupwanderlust wrote:I have always been curious about these book clubs. What exactly do you all talk about?
Uhhh...books? :)
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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 2:50 pm

I wanted to do that when it was first posted, but everybody gets on my case so I refrained this time! :lol:
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Post by Inception » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 3:08 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I wanted to do that when it was first posted, but everybody gets on my case so I refrained this time! :lol:
Good work there SMS

Why only gals? Guys also read books and can discuss?

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Post by vbelle » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 3:21 pm

:)

perhaps the person wants to know if you are reviewing the book? the plot?
or discussing the character? or?
perhaps...

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Post by intellectualsmuse » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 3:57 pm

vbelle wrote::)

perhaps the person wants to know if you are reviewing the book? the plot?
or discussing the character? or?
perhaps...
I think discussions on any subject ought to be spontaneous and not necessarily in line with a rigid "agenda", so could be all of the above. :)Just a way of meeting people with similar interests and having interesting conversation as opposed to a big get together of sorts.
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Post by intellectualsmuse » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 3:59 pm

Inception wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:I wanted to do that when it was first posted, but everybody gets on my case so I refrained this time! :lol:
Good work there SMS

Why only gals? Guys also read books and can discuss?
Yes, so you and Sergei can start the all g-u-ys (a)? book club. Kidding, no offence :)
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Post by intellectualsmuse » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 4:01 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I wanted to do that when it was first posted, but everybody gets on my case so I refrained this time! :lol:
A fine example of extreme self-restraint. :P
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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 5:02 pm

You have no idea! :lol:
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Post by Inception » Mon, 06 Dec 2010 5:07 pm

intellectualsmuse wrote:
Inception wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:I wanted to do that when it was first posted, but everybody gets on my case so I refrained this time! :lol:
Good work there SMS

Why only gals? Guys also read books and can discuss?
Yes, so you and Sergei can start the all g-u-ys (a)? book club. Kidding, no offence :)
Will start no issues but will make you our chief :D any ways we guys never discriminate among genders :P we give gals more priority

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Post by klyx04 » Wed, 08 Dec 2010 11:06 pm

A guys and gals book club sounds interesting....

maybe we can even have a quiz bowl between the 2 clubs....

anyone want to discuss the Harry Potter series?

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Post by lightupwanderlust » Thu, 09 Dec 2010 6:46 am

Thank you, vbelle.
To intellectualmuse: Appreciate your sense of humor ;), Thanks for answering my question...eventually :)
To SMS: You know what they say - There are no stupid questions, only stupid answers :P

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Re: Book Club

Post by phdcrazy » Fri, 10 Dec 2010 10:15 pm

intellectualsmuse wrote:Looking for some gal pals to discuss books with... read across genres...
Goethe, Ayn Rand, Camus, Austen( and pretty much all the Classics), Robin Cook and even the Twilight Series :D So if you're interested, drop me a PM and we can take it from there. Am 27 f.
count me in :D

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Post by reflction » Sat, 11 Dec 2010 10:02 am

been having a lot of stress lately and looking for something to do to unwind. i used to read a lot and now ive stopped. a book club sounds good to get me started again - where do i sign up? are newbies welcome?? some of u seem to know each other... :o

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