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Rusty’s Reading List 2017 | December 22, 2017

A Dance WIth Dragons

This is not something I say too often but… the tv show is better.

It isn’t that the books aren’t good – they are. And isn’t that I shy away from complexity – I don’t. It is just that there are times when Martin could use a little streamlining, and that is what the TV show does.

In some ways, the book is better… it is a little easier to take some of the scenes when you don’t actually see them. ON the other hand, the tv show is LESS sexist and ugly, if you can believe that.

Oh well. I don’t mind that I have read these and will read the rest.

 

Books read in 2017

A Dance with Dragons – George R.R. Martin
Touch the Donkey #15
Spider in a White Suit – Conyer Clayton
Room #40.2
Dangerous Animals Club – Stephen Tobolowsky
oratorealis #2.2
Since February – Poetry by V
Coke Machine Glow – Gordon Downie
A Feast for Crows – George R.R. Martin
The Malahat Review #198
Selected Poems of Robert Frost
Stickboy – Shane Koyczan
On Equilibrium – John Ralston Saul
ARC Poetry Magazine #78
The Anthropocalypse is Nigh… – Shayne Avec I Grec
The Associate – Phillip Margolin
Peter F. Yacht Club #25
Forth-seventh birthday – rob mclennan
Li’l Bastard – David McGimpsey
Love is a Tree you Planted – Mary Pinkoski
oratorealis #3
Muybridge’s Horses – Rob Winger
Trouble Boys – The True Story of the Replacements – Bob Mehr
A Magical Mystery Tour – Inside the Coach House Press
Arc Poetry Magazine #80
Dancing Alone – William Hawkins
Peter F. Yacht Club #24
Canticles I (MMXVI) – George Elliott Clarke
Touch the Donkey #9
Touch the Donkey #12
Arc Poetry Magazine #81
The Emperor of Water Clocks – Yusef Komunakaa
Warhorses – Yusef Komunyakaa
The Mosquito Coast – Paul Theroux
Guff Ink – Wes Ryan
Hurting God – Rita Ann Higgins

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