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With apologies to the Book Club Forum

Discussion in 'Entertainment' started by BertieBassett2, Sep 5, 2018.

  1. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    Where is the series of posts agreeing that?
     
  2. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Javid Copperfield.

    The story of the abandoned waif who learns to survive through challenging encounters with the Tory party.
     
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  3. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Nobody has to agree verbally when they agree through action. :p
     
  4. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    The clique in action. Fixing things to their own satisfaction.
     
  5. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    The Bun also Rises.

    Hemingway explores the yeasty concoctions of a bakery, but fails to get his bun to rise for Brett.
     
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  6. BertieBassett2

    BertieBassett2 Star commenter

    What I did was to quote the thread title as it appears in the Book Club Forum and then went on to state the rule, which was to knock off the last letter. However, as in the original thread, wayward TES posters have put their own spin on it and produced some hilarious offerings. No confusion intended on my part.
     
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  7. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    The Tim Machine.

    The device they go searching for Tim in
     
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  8. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    A farewell to arm.

    The tragic tale of an amputee war veteran and his accident on a farm that led to his nickname of 'armless Jim.
     
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  9. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Do you demand consensus?

    Because we have the ''narrative'' thread for consensus demands!
     
  10. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    The Tim Travellers wife.

    The story of the search for Tim told from his wife's perspective.
     
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  11. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    As I Lay Dyink.

    The book is told in stream of consciousness writing style by 15 different young cockneys from Tower Hamlets.
     
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  12. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Moby Duck

    The tale of Captain Ahab less ambitious brother, Derek.
     
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  13. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Les Miserable.
    The novel focuses on the struggles of ex-convict Les, his unfortunate surname and his experience of redemption
     
  14. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    The Catcher in the Eye

    The deal of a blind baseball player who dreams of hitting a home run at Yankee stadium... can be see his dream come true?
     
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  15. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    The Heart of Dorkness

    Jeremy has never known love because he was a sad lonely nerd. Then he dies.
     
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  16. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Great Expectorations

    One doctors biography of life on the emphysema ward.
     
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  17. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Gulliver's Travel.

    Detailing his little known day trip to Great Yarmouth ... to quote ''cor it don't half suck''.
     
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  18. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Emm.

    A pointless and plotless novel filled with hesitations, pauses and forgetfulness.
     
  19. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    The Grape of Wrath

    It was a very angry piece of fruit in a big bad world of misery and pain.

    Made good wine though.
     
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  20. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    The Idiom.

    Don't judge this book by its cover.
     

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