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What should we read in August?

The Horns of Ruin by Tim Akers
2 (50%)
A Crown for Cold Silver by Alex Marshall
2 (50%)

Total Members Voted: 4

Voting closed: July 18, 2015, 06:43:41 PM

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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #15 on: July 11, 2015, 01:08:21 AM »
Voting is now open!! I gave everyone 2 votes, and am running the poll for 5 days, if we need more, I can extend it, but for now am setting it at that. If there are not 2 books you want to read with book club, feel free to just vote for one.

(also, I seconded Devices and Desires as I made the poll :) )
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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #16 on: July 15, 2015, 03:43:31 PM »
About 3 hours left to vote and we still have a three-way tie, just one vote to tip the scale.

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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #17 on: July 15, 2015, 04:01:15 PM »
I was the only vote for Paksennarion, so I switched to A Crown for Cold Silver. Which I just finished as a recorded book, and it's really, really good.
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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #18 on: July 15, 2015, 04:18:32 PM »
I was the only vote for Paksennarion, so I switched to A Crown for Cold Silver. Which I just finished as a recorded book, and it's really, really good.
Paksennarion sounded interesting, but I couldn't get a hold of the book so I didn't vote for it. I probably could have gotten it on amazon, but we currently have a love-hate relationship when it comes to me ordering books :P.

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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #19 on: July 16, 2015, 06:44:25 PM »
Run off! Crown for Cold Silver or The Horns of Ruin! Come vote :)
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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #20 on: July 17, 2015, 08:19:03 PM »
Poll ends tomorrow. Any more votes for the run off?? :)
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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #21 on: July 19, 2015, 01:18:29 AM »
So, the run-off vote ended in a tie (I admit, I didn't give it very long). But even still, it only has 4 votes, 2 for each book. Not exactly a stellar showing.  :-\ Before the run-off there were only 6 votes.

I am going to propose skipping book club for August. If anyone wants to organize a read-along, feel free :) But, with the current votes, I don't know that it looks like it will get much interest.


We DO have book club planned for September (The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet), and I'd love to see a good turn out for that one.
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Re: [AUG 2015] - Epic Fantasies! - VOTING is now open!
« Reply #22 on: July 26, 2015, 05:08:42 PM »
Probably a good idea. I don't get any reading done at the moment, but this will get better in autumn, so this works for me. :)
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