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Sth Bend, IN The New South Bend Fan Force Book Club has been created

Discussion in 'Mid West Regional Discussion' started by vaderisone, Jun 1, 2005.

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  1. ToneLoc

    ToneLoc Jedi Master star 4

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    My son, just finish ROTS this past weekend. He enjoyed every minute of reading the book.

     
  2. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Tone...If he would like some other SW books I would be happy to share.
     
  3. JediMasterDerek

    JediMasterDerek Jedi Youngling star 3

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    TL: glad to hear that the non-reading gene didn't pass to your offspring.

    :)


    JMD
     
  4. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    JMD...How is Labrynth of Evil coming, I would like to read it again before our first official gathering. However I can search for it at the Library or hang out at Borders for lunch and read it then. Let me know what works for you.
     
  5. JediMasterDerek

    JediMasterDerek Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I'll finish it up and get it to you next week.


    Thanks!


    JMD
     
  6. BaseDeltaZero

    BaseDeltaZero Jedi Master star 4

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    You can read that whole book in one lunch break. That is impressive.
    If he can't get it to you, I can give you X's. hehe
     
  7. Xmaveric

    Xmaveric Jedi Master star 5

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    So do we have a specific date/time place?
     
  8. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Time: Noon

    Place: Wings Etc. on Ireland

    Date: Tuesday, June 28th

    People: VIO, JMD, X-man
     
  9. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    see you all tomorrow, all are welcome
     
  10. JediMasterDerek

    JediMasterDerek Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Mmm bar-b-que goodness.


    JMD
     
  11. JediMasterDerek

    JediMasterDerek Jedi Youngling star 3

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    VIO and I met for lunch and had a good time. Discussed this month's book, "Labyrinth of Evil", other books, movies, collecting, and other various items.

    Next meeting will be on July 26th. The next book up is the novelization of "Revenge of the Sith."


    JMD
     
  12. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Good time, nice to review a SW book and get wings. Next meeting the last Tuesday of the month of July. Hopefully others can attend.

    Doug
     
  13. Xmaveric

    Xmaveric Jedi Master star 5

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    Crap sorry guys! My work had a barbeque and I completely forgot :(


    Next time, Gadget!
     
  14. JediMasterDerek

    JediMasterDerek Jedi Youngling star 3

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    NP, Xmav.

    For next month's meeting we are reading the novelization of "Revenge of the Sith." Get your copy today!

    :)


    JMD
     
  15. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Remember the next bookclub meeting is at noon on Tuesday July 26th at an undetermined restraunt. Last month was at 'Wings' which is fine by me but I am flexible.

    The book is Revenge of the Sith

    Vader
     
  16. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Come early come often, not really

    The second meeting is July 26th at Macri's next to Applebee's in Mishawaka at noon. The book is Revenge of the Sith. If the meeting place needs to be changed to help accomadate someone's work schedule we can make it happen.

    Doug
     
  17. Xmaveric

    Xmaveric Jedi Master star 5

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    I'll have to sit this one out because I don't have the book. Next month!
     
  18. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Hey Mav, any recommendations on next months book, I was going to go old school with "Truce at Bakara" and maybe lead into NJO series or maybe rehash a classic with Shadows of the Empire.
     
  19. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Okay once again Book Club meeting tomorrow, noon, July 26, Macri's over by grape road. Be there of be square. Also if anyone has a recomendation for next months book please give recommendation
     
  20. BaseDeltaZero

    BaseDeltaZero Jedi Master star 4

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    I have a recommendation, how about moving this to nights so others (me) can join the fun or you guys could come over to LaPorte :). I am about half way through ROTS, how far did you make it VIO?
     
  21. MusicTrooper

    MusicTrooper Jedi Master star 4

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    currently, I am reading,


    STAR WARS
    The New Jedi Order
    Agents of Chaos I
    Hero's Trail
    by
    James Luceno

    with titles that long,
    I had to take a rest before I actually started reading:)
     
  22. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Yeah, I actually had to take a break reading your post. :)

    Well JMD and myself met on July 26th and reviewed ROTS. A good time was had and time and date has been set for the next meeting. We agreed on book one of the x-wing series. We have decided to go more old school so that if people did not have the book than they could get one for cheap in paperback. The date is on Tuesday August 30th. I would be agreeable to moving to a dinner meeting if more people were for sures on coming.
     
  23. BaseDeltaZero

    BaseDeltaZero Jedi Master star 4

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    I enjoyed ROTS, there were parts that was informative like how it explains why Anakin cries like a baby when they don't grant him the title of "Master" when they appoint him to the council. On the other hand it just completly leaves out parts, an example would be when the Clones turn on the Jedi and there is nothing about Yoda execept when he is already in the escape pod.

    Still a great book.
     
  24. vaderisone

    vaderisone Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Actually the first half to two thirds were great but when it got down to crunch time much like the movie the book seemed to throw it all together in a mad dash frenzy. I really loved how the author described what Obi-Wan was thinking and using the force when he and Anakin were on the Bridge of Grievious ship. However, I would have loved that detail in the hunting down of the Jedi or Yoda's feelings on the return of the Sith.

     
  25. Xmaveric

    Xmaveric Jedi Master star 5

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    When is the next meeting? What is the next book? I work on the north side of town now, btw.
     
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