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1speciallisa
May 3, 2010, 7:29pm Top

hi all my names lisa, currently living in ilford, says it 9 miles away so just thought id say a quick hi and just let you know im currently reading the white tiger
hope everyones well xx

2Have2read
May 10, 2010, 2:20pm Top

Hi there Lisa, a fellow newbie-Graham in Islington here. Just joined L.T. today so thought I'd introduce myself. Currently approaching the end of "Ilium" by Dan Simmons. A pleasant surprise & novel take on Homers "The Illiad" and more intelligent than it may first appear.
First one of his I've read.Might try his"Drood" next.A Dickensian flight of
fancy/horror etc. so I,m told.Sounds like it could be fun!
Good to hear from you sometime, hope all's well with you, all the best 4 now, Graham.XxX

3Have2read
May 10, 2010, 2:32pm Top

Hi Lisa, Graham(of islington) here again.Just read a review of "The White Tiger" and wow! if it's half as good as it sounds then it's straight onto my "must read soon" list. How're you finding it Lisa?
Bye - Graham.(musician&travel nut)

4speciallisa
May 10, 2010, 6:28pm Top

almost half way through, im loving it! such a shame dont have much time to read but off in mo before i go to bed to get my fix of the book! event though only half way through, i would tell u to put it on list! speak soon x

5Have2read
May 11, 2010, 1:16pm Top

Thank you Lisa, very sweet of you to bother answering. Off to studio(music)
so talk again soon. Hope all's well til then-Thanks again, all the best, Graham.

6JanetinLondon
May 11, 2010, 6:16pm Top

Just dropping by to say "welcome" to some fellow Londoners/near-Londoners. There are a few of us on here, and we are considering setting up a meet some time, although we haven't got as far as fixing a date yet. Will post on the London threads I guess.
Janet

7speciallisa
May 11, 2010, 6:44pm Top

be nice to put faces to the messages! hope all is well, off to continue more of the book then sleep, work tomorrow! :( x

8Grammath
May 31, 2010, 6:22am Top

Just reviving this thread to find out if a meet is still being considered. There have been a couple of Green Dragon get togethers in London for that group's European members, but talk is that if there is one of those this year it will be on the continent somewhere. That would leave the field clear for a meet of London based members.

9JanetinLondon
May 31, 2010, 2:49pm Top

#8 - Well, I'd still be interested, but for me it's got to be a longer term thing now, as I will be in hospital from mid-June until at least the end of July and maybe much longer. I think elkiedee was one of the others who was interested? Can I just say that if anyone does organise something, I'll do my best to attend. Thanks.

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