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FAVOURITE AUTHORS AND POETS(FOR KC!)


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#1    Kira

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Posted 17 June 2002 - 11:41 PM

:sr Alphabetical as well, also title of book.


      to start:Isaac ASIMOV


                     I ROBOT

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 02:28 AM

Peter Benchley

JAWS  :s01  :s4

Even without the visuals, the book is horrifying.  :o

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 02:30 AM

Arthur C. Clarke

CHILDHOOD'S END

Classic sci-fi, recommend it to everyone.  :)

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 02:52 AM

Brian Daley

Han Solo and the Lost Legacy

Star Wars is cool 8)

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 03:13 AM

Frank Edwards

Flying Saucers - Serious Business

The book that actually started me believing in UFO's.  :s01 Of course I was 9 years old at the time and as gullible as they come.  :s04

Magikman  :s02

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 03:49 AM

Alan Dean Foster

Splinter of the Minds Eye
(Further adventures of Luke Skywalker)

Star Wars is cool 8)

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 04:15 AM

Neil Gaiman

The Dreaming
Sandman
American Gods

Heck, just about everything he's written  :sk

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"...man has an irrepressible tendency to read meaning into the buzzing confusion of sights and sounds impinging on his senses; and where no agreed meaning can be found, he will provide it out of his own imagination." ~ Arthur Koestler

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 04:20 AM

Joe Haldeman

The Forever War

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Posted 19 June 2002 - 08:16 PM

Magik :s7
nope better not do that you'll explode :s2

Good choice with Neil Gamien esp love Death: The high cost of living :s03

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 01:01 AM

HARRY HARRISON

STAINLESS STEEL RAT.


not a fav but not bad :st

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 06:08 AM

 Well, since we seem to be stuck on 'H', here's one of my favorite sci-fi books:

Robert A. Heinlein's

Stranger in a Strange Land

 Has to be one of the top 10 classic sci-fi stories of all time.  :su

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"...man has an irrepressible tendency to read meaning into the buzzing confusion of sights and sounds impinging on his senses; and where no agreed meaning can be found, he will provide it out of his own imagination." ~ Arthur Koestler

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 06:24 AM

No author's whose name ends with an 'I', how about a book title?

Anne Rice

Interview with a Vampire

Lots & lots of Vampire Chickies  :s7  :sk  :sk

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"...man has an irrepressible tendency to read meaning into the buzzing confusion of sights and sounds impinging on his senses; and where no agreed meaning can be found, he will provide it out of his own imagination." ~ Arthur Koestler

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 07:03 AM

  Susan Johnson
 Forbidden

"If you are going through Hell, keep going."

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 07:06 AM

James Kahn

Return of the Jedi

Star Wars is cool 8)

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Posted 20 June 2002 - 07:08 AM

George Lucas

A New Hope

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