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    I thought of House of Sand and Fog, which I'm assuming was a book before it was a movie, but I don't know that for sure.

     
  2. You have chosen to ignore posts from -callie. Show -callie's posts

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    I like this collaborative approach.  I think rules should be flexible anyway.

    It was a book first sandy.  A good one.


     
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    Drivng Miss Daisy
    Moby Dick
    The Perfect Storm

    Theme:  Books with first names in title

     
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    Rachel's Holiday - Marian Keyes
    Charley's Web - Joy Fielding
    Golfing with God - Roland Merullo (does God count as a first name?)

    Next: beach theme
     
  5. You have chosen to ignore posts from Elekktra. Show Elekktra's posts

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    Beaches
    Mutiny On The Bounty :-)
    Island of The Blue Dolphins
    The Shell Seekers (sorta kinda)
    The Blue Lagoon

    Next: set on a mountain
     
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    Dune (ha ha)
    On Chesil Beach
    On the Beach


    My Side of the Mountain
    Into Thin Air (okay, more than a "mountain")
    A Walk in the Woods (sort of) Bill Bryson

    Next theme:  MEN 

     
  7. You have chosen to ignore posts from -callie. Show -callie's posts

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    Of Mice and Men
    Boys of Summer
    Band of Brothers

    next: animals
     
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    Animal Farm
    Duck, Duck, Moose
    Horse Whisperer

    Next: Holidays

     
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    Hey Walking!

    Visions of Sugar Plums
    A Christams Carol
    How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    Next:  Suprise Endings
     
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    Where have I seen that Moose book before, Walking? :-)

    The Lottery - mentioned by Hip in WA
    The Thirteeth Tale
    Atonement


    next:  baseball


     
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    Wait 'til Next Year - Doris Kearns Goodwin
    The Big Bam
    Ted Williams : Biography of an American Hero



    Next:  Technology
     
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    Technology

    The Footprints of God - Greg Iles
    Digital Fortress - Dan Brown
    Deception Point - Dan Brown  (again, sorry)

    Next:  Setting in Europe
     
  13. You have chosen to ignore posts from EnjoyEverySandwich. Show EnjoyEverySandwich's posts

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    technology:

    I, Robot
    Neuromancer
    1984
    Cybernetics
    2001:  A Space Odyssey


    next:  serious health issue of lead character

     
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    Europe:


    Eat, Pray, Love
    Vanity Fair
    A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
    Dracula
    Bridget Jones' Diary


    next:  serious health issue of lead character  (hint:  can be nonfiction, too)

     
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    Serious Health Issues

    My Sister's Keeper
    Change of Heart
    The Notebook

    Next: The main character is a child

     
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    Oliver Twist

    Tom Sawyer

    Harry Potter


    Next: Books about New England

     
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    Little Women - a classic!
    The Bostonians
    Mystic River

    next:  books about poets/poetry
     
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    Leaves of Grass
    The Pennywhistle
    Howl and Other Poems
    Piping Down the Valleys Wild



    Next:  Fictional west coast detectives
    (character names, not books)
     
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    Detective Peter Decker, LAPD; Faye Kellerman author 

    Alex Delaware, LA therapist; Jonathan Kellerman author (married to Faye IRL).

    Kinsey Milhoun of course! of CA; Sue Grafton author, "A" thru "U".  I may have gotten to "H" or so

    Judith McMonigle, B&B owner in Washington State; Mary Daheim author (hand-me-downs from my mother).  


    I liked that one sandy!


    next:  natural disasters
     
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    -callie:  You can add Sharon McCone -- Marcia Muller's main heroine, detective in SF bay area.

    ANd Walter Mosely's LA based detective -- Easy Rawlins?

    :)
     
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    I think  Philip Marlow and Sam Spade too. 

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    Pompeii: a novel 

    A Perfect Storm

    The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz  ;-)

    Clan Of The Cave Bear

    Into The Firestorm: A Novel of San Francisco, 1906

    Next:  dystopia



     
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    Running Man - Richard Bachman a.k.a. Stephen King
    Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
    Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess

    Next: Utopian novels
     
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    Lost Horizon - origin of "Shangri-la"
    Utopia
    Little Women (again) - the author's (Lousia May Alcott) father founded a short lived Utopian society in western Mass



    next:  spaceships


     
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    The SHip Who Sang -- Anne McCaffrey
            (and about 5 other The SHip Who.... books ;)

    Rama (Arthur C. Clarke)

    Dust (Elizabeth Bear)

    War of the Worlds (H G Wells)



    Next:  Time Travel
     
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    Slaughterhouse Five - Kurt Vonnegut
    The Time Machine - H.G. Wells
    Making History - Stephen Fry

    Next: Dictators
     
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