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Old 09-18-2010, 01:50 PM
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Default This is what I'm thinking...

Non WoT discussion seems to thrive, especially between books. I know this is years later than this should have happened, but I'm considering throwing up a section of the forums for specific book discussion on other series. A general section and then sub-forums for specific series that have enough of a following among us to warrant their discussion.

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Sounds good although I think this forum should be called the Books of Translation though.
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Agree with Mr. Moo Moo, but yes this is a good idea
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I thank this is a great idea. I hope it's up soon.
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I'm down for it. (was that cool enough for a cool new board?)
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I'm down for it. (was that cool enough for a cool new board?)
should've been "I'm down, dawg", but yeah. I like this idea
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Sounds like a good enough idea. I totally missed this Forum (tucked away at the bottom) for a couple days obviously. Perhaps a post on the new-non WOT would help advertise it.
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Sounds like a good idea. It's for love of reading we're all hear (a specific series at least ) so having another subforum with other book discussions without having to wade through the non-wot board for it is nice.

Although I dunno how many books merits the same thorough analysis as WoT does, probably very few

Likely there will be threads with questions about book suggestions.

How about whenever someone comes across a new series and read at least a book, they can review it here? I like reading fantasy and sci-fi but WoT is one of the few I keep to nowadays. Getting news of new and or read-worthy books/series would be nice.

Also, how about starting up a semi-serious discussion about ASoIF? The only problem is the huge time between books. Next one is probably a year off still...
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