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Looking for some new Sci/Fi or Fantasy novels.

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yeah, i've read all of the mixed reviews on here

i can actually deal with all the drawn out, over detailed stuff... as long as it's heading somewhere

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i'm assuming you've read everything that's come out to this point... is there at least an ending in sight? i know there's only one more (at least, supposedly) to be released...

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honeslty, i'm just looking for something that i can pick up in a boxed set because i'm a cheap bastard and want something that will take me some time to get through

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any other suggestions then?

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historical fiction? :\

Bernard Cromwell comes to mind. Been meaning to read some of his stuff for a long time, but he comes highly recommended.

song of ice and fire pretty much ruined reading for me too

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any other suggestions then?

If you haven't read the Hunger Games trilogy, you might as well pick those up... They are easy reads, and are a good story... You can get a hardcover box set at Target for like $25, and it the three books only span like 1000 pages or so...

Plus the movie for the first book is coming out next year, and it was filmed in Asheville...

I'm currently reading The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (also going to be a movie in December) but it is kinda tough to get into so far... I think it is the first book in a trilogy too...

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yeah, my wife has those, so they're on my list of things to read

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I'm actually currently world-building my own fantasy realm to serve as the basis for a novel I'm going to write... lol...

GRRM has inspired me...

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Ive mentioned him several times in this thread but China Mieville has not disappointed me with any of his novels.

They are not all series but worth ever second you'll put into them.

Bas-Lag has 3 books that are tied together by location more than by common characters.

Perdido Street Station

The Scar

Iron Council

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historical fiction? :\

Bernard Cromwell comes to mind. Been meaning to read some of his stuff for a long time, but he comes highly recommended.

song of ice and fire pretty much ruined reading for me too

if you haven't read hyperion, I really think you should.

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