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by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Sufjan Stevens - The Ascension
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Sufjan Stevens - The Ascension

After listening last night, I feel it's his weakest since he broke through with Michigan but still pretty strong. It still feels like he's pushing boundaries, but what he's doing here doesn't feel as jaw-dropping as his previous works. This could change - I know Age of Adz took a bit to grow on me, ...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:07 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)
Replies: 97
Views: 5831

Re: Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020 edition)

Interesting Christgau remark for assigning points to a 50 album list: Let me add that I assume you’re not so foolish as to go 50 [points] down to 1; 100 down to 51 would make much more sense, because we obviously don’t like our favorite 50 times as much as the one that squeaked in last though we ma...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Book Club #1 - The Voting
Replies: 4
Views: 260

Re: AMF Book Club #1 - The Voting

I feel like, in general, we should probably only be reading the first book (except in the case of Discworld where it would probably be better to start with a sub-series - the actual first couple books usually aren't considered representational) - if we want to continue, then we can vote, but it woul...
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 1004

Re: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

I want to familiarize myself with more mythologies beyond the Abrahamic religions and Greco-Roman mythology but never know where to begin (and then there's finding time to do so...)
by BleuPanda
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 1004

Re: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

For some reason I took a break from Oathbringer to read Machiavelli's The Prince. And by 'some reason' I mean I've been playing the Assassin's Creed series and wanted context for why Machiavelli was a central character. If nothing else, this was a better distraction than my high school friends who p...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 13, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 1004

Re: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

Finished The Fifth Season - I'm a big fan of the world here, though the book very much feels like the first part of a planned trilogy in a way I've rarely experienced. Ended with a strong "and now the real story begins" vibe. Still, I really want to see what happens next! But before that, I'm tackli...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting
Replies: 16
Views: 1050

Re: AM Pixar Movies Poll: Voting

...looks like it's time for me to watch Cars 2 and 3...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Book Club #1 - The Nominations
Replies: 11
Views: 934

Re: AMF Book Club #1 - The Nominations

While I will likely participate, I'll hold back on nominating - I figure it's best we don't have too many choices. I'm also planning to read through as many of the books that made the list as I can, so anything that I haven't already read before is good with me.
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 09, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Book Club Proposition
Replies: 2
Views: 523

Re: The Book Club Proposition

2. Voting Starts with: ??? Ends with: ??? Pros: Lets the community decide which book we read, can add the 69 books that received more than 1 vote but didn't make it on to the list. Cons: May not be enough users for it to work, may not give users enough time to prepare. As for this con, we could hop...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 1004

Re: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

Now that I've finished, my top 10 Edgar Allan Poe short stories: 1. The Masque of the Red Death 2. The Cask of Amontillado 3. The Tell-Tale Heart 4. The Pit and the Pendulum 5. The Black Cat 6. The Fall of the House of Usher 7. Hop-Frog 8. The Premature Burial 9. William Wilson 10. Berenice I don't ...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Good job on the roll out BleuPanda. It seems my suggestion of a book club in the guessing thread went over well. I had already assumed that 1984 would top the poll so I already had a schedule in mind. It goes like this: Week 1: Part 1: Chapters 1-7 Week 2: Part 1: Chapter 8-Part 2: Chapter 6 Week 3...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

I read both of our top two books in the same high school class... My top 10 need to read: 17. Anna Karenina 22. Siddhartha 26. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas 28. A Clockwork Orange 32. War and Peace 48. The Sun Also Rises 51. Madame Bovary 52. Ender's Game 56. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (I've...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Here's the full top 200 and the excel sheet: #1. Nineteen Eighty-Four - George Orwell (1949) #2. To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee (1960) #3. Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut (1969) #4. The Brothers Karamazov - Fyodor Dostoevsky (1880) #5. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Series - Douglas Ad...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it. https://i.imgur.com/k7Iw3yz.jpg?1 #5. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Series - Douglas Adams (1979-1992) Score: 626.91 AMF 2017 Rank: 3 The Greatest Books Rank: 198 Vote...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Predict AMF's Top 25 Novels
Replies: 7
Views: 672

Re: Predict AMF's Top 25 Novels

I enjoyed watching everyone forget Hamlet last night - Les Miserables fell all the way to #203 with only two votes.

And I'll have the top 5 up ~soon~
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

It's only because of their stupidity that they're able to be so sure of themselves. https://i.imgur.com/2KGBQSC.png?1 #10. The Trial - Franz Kafka (1925) Score: 543.41 AMF 2017 Rank: 16 The Greatest Books Rank: 38 Voters (9): Michel (#3) Petri (#8) mileswide (#12) Krurze (#13) antonius (#17) sonofs...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to. https://i.imgur.com/OPB0LVk.jpg?1 #15. The Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien (1954-1955) Score: 472.07 AMF 2017 Rank: 17 The Greatest ...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. https://i.imgur.com/5CZ8aYY.png?1 #20. Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen (1813) Score: 437.77 AMF 2017 Rank: 4 The Greatest Books Rank: 18 Voters (7): DocBrown (#4) prosecutorgodot ...
by BleuPanda
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Brevity is the soul of wit. https://i.imgur.com/PRqEJZ3.png?1 #25. Hamlet - William Shakespeare (1601) Score: 410.2 AMF 2017 Rank: 68 The Greatest Books Rank: 9 Voters (7): sonofsamiam (#5) ordinaryperson (#9) Schuttelbirne (#17) Listyguy (#20) bonnielaurel (#26) BleuPanda (#30) Nick (unranked) It ...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Next animated films poll
Replies: 4
Views: 629

Re: Next animated films poll

I would be happy to run a general animated film poll if that's what we decide upon.
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Predict AMF's Top 25 Novels
Replies: 7
Views: 672

Predict AMF's Top 25 Novels

I think some people like doing this, so figured I'd make a topic...and if we do it here, the full results can be contained to the first page while also avoiding list spoilers (which other people also seem to care about)! King Lear was the highest work not in our last top 100, and all remaining books...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Thou shouldst not have been old till thou hadst been wise. https://i.imgur.com/s9HCBQs.jpg?1 #30. King Lear - William Shakespeare (1608) Score: 389.16 AMF 2017 Rank: 113 The Greatest Books Rank: 157 Voters (7): sonofsamiam (#1) ordinaryperson (#7) Listyguy (#22) whuntva (#34) BleuPanda (#36) prosec...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Ignoring isn’t the same as ignorance, you have to work at it. https://i.imgur.com/yELLYA4.png?1 #35. The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood (1985) Score: 362.09 AMF 2017 Rank: 115 The Greatest Books Rank: 87 Voters (8): BleuPanda (#9) Listyguy (#17) DocBrown (#22) sonofsamiam (#33) antonius (#43) Da...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

What's in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet. https://i.imgur.com/5FO8XZb.jpg?1 #40. Romeo and Juliet - William Shakespeare (1597) Score: 335.31 AMF 2017 Rank: 88 The Greatest Books Rank: 678 Voters (8): prosecutorgodot (#11) Holden (#14) mileswide (#32) sonofs...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

He's more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. https://i.imgur.com/QYZpfxv.png?1 #45. Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte (1847) Score: 309.51 AMF 2017 Rank: 33 The Greatest Books Rank: 19 Voters (6): Listyguy (#8) bonnielaurel (#11) Krurze (#21) Greg (#31) Bleu...
by BleuPanda
Sun Sep 06, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be. https://i.imgur.com/7dfgS2c.jpg?1 #50. Great Expectations - Charles Dickens (1861) Score: 286.6 AMF 2017 Rank: 44 The Greatest Books Rank: 31 Voters (6): bonnielaur...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?
Replies: 21
Views: 1004

Hey AMF, Whatcha Reading?

Since the pandemic began, I set a goal of reading 100 pages a day - this is after not really reading for fun for quite awhile until last year. While I'm busy revealing the results of our forum poll, I figured it could be nice to have a thread on our current reads and discussions - would there be any...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results
Replies: 33
Views: 1681

Re: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results

I kinda just want to do a general animated film poll now.
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

And right outside the top 50, we lose the three remaining books with only four votes. I've never been sued by a door. But I guess I can live through it. https://i.imgur.com/zFPTPCa.png?1 #55. Ubik - Philip K. Dick (1969) Score: 263.6 AMF 2017 Rank: 89 The Greatest Books Rank: 2251 Voters (4): styrof...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

But there was one other thing that the grown-ups also knew, and it was this: that however small the chance might be of striking lucky, the chance is there. The chance had to be there. https://i.imgur.com/2UxWsjj.png?1 #60. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl (1964) Score: 242.18 AMF 2017...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like white noise everywhere, which is like silence but not empty. https://i.imgur.com/VstvOV4.png?1 #65. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Mark Haddon (2003) Score: 229.6 AMF 2017 Rank: 72 The Greatest Books Rank: 774 Voters (4): madzong (#4...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

In this batch we have the two highest books to receive only 3 votes. I cannot make you understand. I cannot make anyone understand what is happening inside me. I cannot even explain it to myself. https://i.imgur.com/h4zw2X6.png?1 #70. The Metamorphosis - Franz Kafka (1915) Score: 221.11 AMF 2017 Ran...
by BleuPanda
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Love loves to love love. https://i.imgur.com/VAzBv2X.png?1 #75. Ulysses - James Joyce (1922) Score: 215.1 AMF 2017 Rank: 63 The Greatest Books Rank: 2 Voters (4): antonius (#8) bonnielaurel (#23) sonofsamiam (#27) Nick (unranked) Well, all information looks like noise until you break the code. http...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 11:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

We did everything adults would do. What went wrong? https://i.imgur.com/FqQgr80.png?1 #80. Lord of the Flies - William Golding (1954) Score: 208.21 AMF 2017 Rank: 112 The Greatest Books Rank: 66 Voters (6): whuntva (#30) antonius (#49) Dexter (#49) schaefer.tk (#50) sonofsamiam (#57) Listyguy (#59)...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results
Replies: 33
Views: 1681

Re: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results

Cinderella was the film most negatively impacted by my recent rewatch - it felt like 75% of the film was filler involving shrill mice. On the opposite end of Cinderella for my rewatch was Lilo & Stitch - Disney toyed around with more mature themes during their output from the early 2000s, but this o...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

The world is a possibility if only you'll discover it. https://i.imgur.com/uKwrh25.png?1 #85. Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison (1952) Score: 202.51 AMF 2017 Rank: 143 The Greatest Books Rank: 28 Voters (4): sonofsamiam (#4) prosecutorgodot (#30) Listyguy (#54) Nick (unranked) Why am I trying to become...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

It wasn't only wickedness and scheming that made people unhappy, it was confusion and misunderstanding; above all, it was the failure to grasp the simple truth that other people are as real as you. https://i.imgur.com/1VOKMJB.png?1 #90. Atonement - Ian McEwan (2002) Score: 195.13 AMF 2017 Rank: 106...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

We start the next section with the highest work not listed on The Greatest Books website. Strange as it may seem, horror loses its power to frighten when repeated too often. https://i.imgur.com/7KSB05n.jpg?1 #95. The Neverending Story - Michael Ende (1979) Score: 186.9 AMF 2017 Rank: 129 The Greates...
by BleuPanda
Fri Sep 04, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

And so we enter the top 100, and the final work with only 2 votes drops in the first batch. The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances. https://i.imgur.com/cR438NI.png?1 #100. Murder on the Orient Express - Agatha Christie (1934) Score: ...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

So we will head into the top 100 tomorrow - 24 books dropped out from 2017, but that also means 24 new works took their place!
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good. https://i.imgur.com/Q95km57.jpg?1 #105. East of Eden - John Steinbeck (1952) Score: 172.13 AMF 2017 Rank: 98 The Greatest Books Rank: 655 Voters (3): DocBrown (#3) Listyguy (#18) DaveC (#98) For who would dare to assert that eternal happin...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

There are years that ask questions and years that answer. https://i.imgur.com/WSk6Ojt.jpg?1 #110. Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zora Neale Hurston (1937) Score: 165.79 AMF 2017 Rank: 217 The Greatest Books Rank: 99 Voters (4): sonofsamiam (#19) Listyguy (#36) bonnielaurel (#56) Nick (unranked) Mor...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes. https://i.imgur.com/mOuNIcl.jpg?1 #115. The Hound of the Baskervilles - Arthur Conan Doyle (1901) Score: 161.25 AMF 2017 Rank: 118 The Greatest Books Rank: 170 Voters (4): bonnielaurel (#19) schaefer.tk (#42) madzong (#58...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about. https://i.imgur.com/xlCpKQF.jpg?1 #120. The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde (1890) Score: 158.45 AMF 2017 Rank: 331 The Greatest Books Rank: 197 Voters (4): mileswide (#15) BleuPanda (#58) D...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don't they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers. https://i.imgur.com/ascneQp.jpg?1 #125. Dandelion Wine - Ray Bradbury (1957) Score: 152.69 AMF 2017 Rank: 103 The Greatest Books Rank: unranked Voters (2): DocBrown (#2) styr...
by BleuPanda
Thu Sep 03, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results
Replies: 33
Views: 1681

Re: AM Disney Animated Canon Poll: Results

Ralph Breaks the Internet over the original? Weird...
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

His tiredness hurt so much it kept him awake. https://i.imgur.com/GXKZ5aN.png?1 #130. The Corrections - Jonathan Franzen (2001) Score: 145.94 AMF 2017 Rank: 99 The Greatest Books Rank: 141 Voters (3): Gillingham (#13) Dexter (#33) schaefer.tk (#47) There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life,...
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence. https://i.imgur.com/RZ3Vqo2.png?1 #135. Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie (1981) Score: 142.92 AMF 2017 Rank: 81 The Greatest Books Rank: 45 Voters (2): DocBrown (#9) DaveC (#13) I dream with my eyes open. https://i.imgur.com/ewf4kSd....
by BleuPanda
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results
Replies: 59
Views: 2807

Re: AMF Favorite Fictional Books 2020 Edition: The Results

And this is where I plug Circe, which is one of only two books to have been released since the last poll to make our top 200 (...though even the earlier years in the 2010s are lacking a presence). Circe is the story of Circe from mythology. Her relationship with Ulysses plays a central role, but it ...