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Old 03-05-2012, 04:10 PM   #1
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Book Suggestions please! I'm loading my Kindle!

Just 15 more sleeps til I'm off to Panama for a week. I need some good reads for my Kindle. I don't want to break the bank, but I would like some good "beach reads".

I've got a few things picked out, but would love some suggestions. Any thoughts? I love mystery, thriller, suspense, romance...haven't read Sci Fi or Fantasy in years, but enjoyed it when I did. Paranormal stuff is OK too. Any thoughts would be appreciated.

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Old 03-05-2012, 04:24 PM   #2
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"Before I Go to Sleep" by S. J. Watson fits all of the beach read, mystery, thriller, suspense, romance categories. It's $12.99 for the Kindle version now, which surprised me... I think the price has gone up since I got it a while back. It will capture you.
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Old 03-05-2012, 04:39 PM   #3
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"When She Woke" by Hillary Jordan is also a very engrossing novel - a "futuristic thriller" -- contains some controversial subject matter, as you'll see from the Amazon description. My daughter and I really enjoyed it -- it's also fast-paced and a good "airplane read."
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Old 03-05-2012, 05:26 PM   #4
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I just finished reading "Hard Magic: Book 1 of the Grimnoir Chronicles" by Larry Correia. One of the best books I've read in a long time (it rated 5 stars on Amazon). It's an alternate history novel, but I would also classify it as mystery, thriller, suspense, romance, AND sci-fi/fantasy.

Unfortunately, I don't see it available in Kindle format.
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Old 03-05-2012, 05:31 PM   #5
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Have you checked to see if your library has ebooks? You can get a lot of great books for your kindle (yet another gadget I now own thanks to DCers...) (or in a kindle-compatible format) through a library. I like all of Asa Larsson's books...
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Old 03-05-2012, 07:23 PM   #6
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The last book I read was "Sundays Will Never Be The Same." This may certainly not be a you book, but I fully enjoyed it.

I even got it a few days before the general public for free.
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Old 03-05-2012, 07:44 PM   #7
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How about something you always meant to read. Something you could get for free at The Project Gutenberg - free ebooks
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Old 03-05-2012, 07:55 PM   #8
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If your into epic fantasys, try Terry Brooks Shannara series. It begins with "The Sword of Shannara". He also writes as Terry Goodkind and has a series "The Sword of Truth", which the TV series "The Seeker" was based on.
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:00 PM   #9
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Have you read hunger games, yet Alix??? I'm reading it now, almost finished, and if I was heading out I would download the next two for the trip.
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Have you read any of the Disc World novels by Terry Pratchett? Great stuff if you lie fantasy and British humour.
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