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About mei live in a cosy converted barn with my wife and our two cats. one of our cats is very sensible and independent, and she's called columbus (we thought she was a boy). the other is daft and white, and she's called pooky.

i work at oxford university press on the english dictionary which is great fun!

About my libraryi have a range of interests: science fiction, plays, classics, graphic novels, contemporary lit... my favourite genre, though, is science fiction.

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thanks to tom for letting me use his UBIK pictures. if you know the book then you'll know how cool and appropriate the pictures are. i personally finds there's something subtly (and wonderfully) sinister about them...

here's his website of cool 3D art:

http://www.tmgcgart.com/

GroupsScience Fiction Fans

Homepagehttp://jpderosnay.wordpress.com/

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Member sinceDec 29, 2006

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Yes, although not quite confident enough to write reviews!
Noticed you liked Fight Club, and I was wondering if you'd be interested in reviewing my new novel and posting your comments here as well as a few other book-related sites. Thought you might like my book since it's also about a disturbed bunch of kids and a bit dark :) I could e-mail you the novel in an e-book format if you'd like (I'm out of physical copies at the moment). Let me know if you're interested. Here's a link to a summary in case you're interested:

http://christophertusa.com/

Thanks,

Chris
Ummmm...what do we do as friends?? Your guess is as good as mine! I just like having friends!!
Hey JP! I just sent you an invite to be my friend. Will you be my friend??

One of these days, I'll actually get around to listing all my books!!
Well, I did finally read The Shrinking Man last week, which means that I've now read 1 novel, 1 novella (novelette..?; it's Duel or "Duel," depending...), and 1 short story ("Button, Button") by him. (I've also read a short story by his son, Richard Christian Matheson.) I've slapped up a review of The Shrinking Man on LibraryThing and on my LiveJournal account (pretty much the same review in both places; the one on my LJ might be very slightly more prolix than the one here). I suspect that the next Matheson book that I read will be The Shores of Space (short story collection), since that's the one I've got with me. I'd like to pick up a copy of I Am Legend, but this will have to wait until I get some spare (HA!!) cash -- or until my local library obtains a copy.

I probably will read more Philip K. Dick and/or re-read the books I've read by him; given what my interests are and what he wrote about, I would be going out of my way not to read him at some point.

But you're right, of course: there is a whole wide world of stuff out there, in multiple genres. I've got an armload of Mack Reynolds books and a shorter stack of Mike Resnick books to work my way through, for one thing, and there are a few Jack Vance books I've yet to read....
Flirting hey?

I noticed one of your tags is P and B 6 month book in which you have player of games. that could also go under the tag "present from p" because I bought it for you.

Whats your book again? The one we have to read next?? I will put it in my wish list.x
Hi there!! :)
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