Which Book Series Is Your Fav.?

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Postby Amy Vision » Fri Jul 22, 2005 4:08 am

It is close beetween the Star Wars Jedi Apprentice books and the Harry Potter books! But in the end, I would decide the Star Wars books. You can't beat a little acyion with Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon Jinn biggrin.gif Except that all ended thanks to Episode I mad.gif But let's not get into that. What are your favorites? Please post and let us know why you like those books!

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Postby Artemis Jill Tipple » Fri Jul 22, 2005 4:22 am

Harry Potter..duh..lol! Haven't read star wars books...not that interested with sci-fi ones. oh yeah...why isn't Artemis Fowl included?? anyway...I love reading them too. Chronicles of Narnia is one of my all-time faves...been reading it since i was a kid...[eventhough it was hard to understand them at first]

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Postby Elandra Maerdyn » Fri Jul 22, 2005 4:57 am

Hmm, well I'd say that the Harry Potter is definately up there with my favorites, though it is tied with another ^.^ The Belgariad by David Eddings is one of my other favorite series of novels, and I think that anyone who enjoys fantasy should read it!
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Postby Hazel Goldenrod » Sat Jul 23, 2005 4:33 pm

Harry Potter is a close second, with Series of Unfortunate Events a close third, but my favourite series is Lord of the Rings. People think I'm crazy when I tell them I've read the books 5 times....

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Postby Ania Kriemhilde » Mon Jul 25, 2005 6:42 pm

Harry Potter out of those. My favorite books of all time which is a trilogy is the Mark of the Lion trilogy by Francine Rivers (consists of A Voice in the Wind, An Echo in the Darkness, and As Sure as the Dawn)

Love those books. Something bad happened at the end of the first and I threw the book against the wall saying I wouldn't read anymore XD; Love every single character in that story (or hate strongly a few bad guys and have thought of many ways to hurt them*cough**cough*calabah and amonia) And I've cried uncontrollably a number of times. Good books...

Artemis Fowl series I also like :x alot (<3 Butler)
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Postby Prof. Hailey Potter » Mon Jul 25, 2005 8:42 pm

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Other than that? Princess Diaries, hands down.
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Postby Prof. Rachel Selenia » Mon Jul 25, 2005 9:14 pm

My favourite series is Lord of the Rings! And I have read those books about 8 times by now. wink.gif
But Harry Potter and any series by David Eddings are very close behind.
I haven't read any Star Wars books yet, but I will. smile.gif
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Postby Karina Adams » Mon Jul 25, 2005 9:15 pm

Harry Potter, of course smile.gif

But I also used to read the Chronicles of Narnia, and years ago the Goosebumps books.
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Postby Isabella Astiar » Tue Jul 26, 2005 1:49 am

Harry Potter. It just is.

I've read most of these series, and loved them as a child - but really, nothing can compare to Harry Potter. biggrin.gif
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Postby Prof. Etheria Angel » Fri Jul 29, 2005 5:30 pm

Of the ones listed, Harry Potter definitely. I am also a big fan of the "Merlin' series by Mary Stewart and the "Avalon" series by Marion Zimmer Bradley. Also, anything by VC Andrews.
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Postby Prof. Angelus Darklost » Fri Jul 29, 2005 5:46 pm

I've been addicted to the Shannara series' by Terry Brooks since middle school. I've been addicted to Margaret Truman's Capital Crimes series since high school. And I've recently become addicted to Jim Butcher's Dresden Files series...*nods* [[And there will always be the Harry Potter series...*heh*]]
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Postby Prof. Etheria Angel » Fri Jul 29, 2005 5:48 pm

I forgot about Terry Brooks..love him!! His Shannara books are excellent as well as the other series, the Magic Kingdom ones with Ben as the King.
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Postby Narcia Bellamy » Sat Jul 30, 2005 12:41 am

Harry Potter goes without saying.

If I had to pick just one favourite series right now (not counting HP), I would have to go with The Fey, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Fantastically detailed, intricate and imaginative!!
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Postby Hazel Kaprano » Sun Jul 31, 2005 2:49 am

Harry Potter and A Series of Unfortunate Events are my top favorite book series! But I also read The Chronicles of Narnia, Goosebumps, and Nancy Drew. All of them are really interesting!
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Postby Destiny Travbelli » Sun Jul 31, 2005 6:01 pm

My two favorite book series are Harry Potter (of course!) and The Babysitters Club. They are both great series! I am guessing everyone here has read at least one book in the HP series, but I dont know how many of you have been able to read a book in the BSC series. I recomend it.
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Postby Sonra Allen » Sun Jul 31, 2005 10:15 pm

My favorite series would have to be warriors and tamor peirce books.
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Postby Tulojow Nagde » Mon Aug 01, 2005 1:54 am

Anyone here a fan of or even familiar with the series The Secret of the Unicorn Queen? It was out of print for years, but has recently been republished. It was my favorite for years.

My favorite series of all time is no doubt the Black Stallion Series. I read and owned every one of them and the movies are fantastic. I had a total crush on Alec, too.
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Postby Josie Monkelly » Mon Aug 01, 2005 2:04 am

I like the Harry Potter series, and also really enjoy the Cirque Du Freak series. Can't wait for Book 10 to come out for CDF... I'm desperate to know what happens next!

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Postby Amy Honeydukes » Mon Aug 01, 2005 3:08 am

Other than the Harry Potter series, I would have to say Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum Series.
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Postby Roger Simmerly » Mon Aug 01, 2005 3:56 am

i like the Harry Potter series of course but it's almost done sad.gif . i also like reading the Vampire chronicles from Anne Rice. The vampire Lestat is my absolutely favorite. biggrin.gif


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