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Re: Last Call by Tim Powers - Who's reading with us?
« Reply #15 on: June 01, 2015, 07:48:34 PM »
This does appeal to me but I've read On Stranger Tides  and Declare by the same author and didn't like them that much.What to do?
According to some,* heroic deaths are admirable things

* Generally those who don't have to do it.Politicians and writers spring to mind

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Re: Last Call by Tim Powers - Who's reading with us?
« Reply #16 on: June 01, 2015, 07:51:36 PM »
This does appeal to me but I've read On Stranger Tides  and Declare by the same author and didn't like them that much.What to do?

I can't speak to those novels, but this involves a weirdly similar card-deck thing to that of the Deck of Dragons if that helps convince you...
Make Another World.

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Re: Last Call by Tim Powers - Who's reading with us?
« Reply #17 on: June 01, 2015, 07:55:25 PM »
This does appeal to me but I've read On Stranger Tides  and Declare by the same author and didn't like them that much.What to do?

I can't speak to those novels, but this involves a weirdly similar card-deck thing to that of the Deck of Dragons if that helps convince you...

Oh come on now,that's cheating putting a malazan reference in lol  :)
According to some,* heroic deaths are admirable things

* Generally those who don't have to do it.Politicians and writers spring to mind

Jonathan Stroud:Ptolmy's Gate

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Re: Last Call by Tim Powers - Who's reading with us?
« Reply #18 on: June 01, 2015, 07:59:04 PM »
This does appeal to me but I've read On Stranger Tides  and Declare by the same author and didn't like them that much.What to do?

I can't speak to those novels, but this involves a weirdly similar card-deck thing to that of the Deck of Dragons if that helps convince you...

Oh come on now,that's cheating putting a malazan reference in lol  :)

Temptation is hard to resist!

Make Another World.

Offline ClintACK

Re: Last Call by Tim Powers - Who's reading with us?
« Reply #19 on: June 01, 2015, 08:23:42 PM »
Start reading.  If it doesn't hook you, stop.  If you can't stop, it did hook you.