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54. The Entire "Travis McGee" detective series by John D. MacDonald
:applause: love Travis!!!!1
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  -OK BOOK snobs: admit your guilty pleasure reading here. LynneSin  Jan-06-06 03:26 PM   #0 
  - Watership Down novels  Loonman   Jan-06-06 03:27 PM   #1 
  - Novels? I thought there was just one?  Syncronaut Seven   Jan-07-06 01:01 AM   #70 
  - The Destroyer series by Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir  BigMcLargehuge   Jan-06-06 03:30 PM   #2 
  - British police procedurals..  SiobhanClancy   Jan-06-06 03:32 PM   #3 
  - Carl Hiaasen  johnnie   Jan-06-06 03:34 PM   #4 
  - Hiaasen is not a guilty pleasure...he's too good.  Richardo   Jan-09-06 10:41 AM   #93 
  - dennis cooper , poppy z brite, j.t. leroy.."trendy" transgressive  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 03:36 PM   #5 
  - Mysteries, and "worse"  stanwyck   Jan-06-06 03:37 PM   #6 
  - You should try 3rd Deadly Sin  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 03:40 PM   #8 
  - Thanks for recommendation, Lynne  stanwyck   Jan-06-06 06:10 PM   #56 
  - cool. i need to find new mystery authors for my sister  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 03:41 PM   #10 
  - Mysteries.  Patiod   Jan-09-06 12:52 PM   #102 
  - everything I read is totally respectable...  anarch   Jan-06-06 03:39 PM   #7 
  - What if someone attacks you with a banana?  baldguy   Jan-06-06 03:44 PM   #16 
     - Now, it's quite simple  anarch   Jan-06-06 03:49 PM   #26 
        - But what if I don't have a 16 ton weight?  baldguy   Jan-06-06 03:51 PM   #28 
  - The Harry Potter books, I guess.  HughBeaumont   Jan-06-06 03:41 PM   #9 
  - I use to be like that with VC Andrews books  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 03:43 PM   #13 
  - So, Lynnesin likes incest fic  LostinVA   Jan-06-06 03:54 PM   #32 
     - Strange movie,too  GalleryGod   Jan-07-06 05:47 PM   #78 
  - I think they're great, actually -- from a lit perspective  LostinVA   Jan-06-06 03:53 PM   #30 
  - How is that a guilty pleasure?  XemaSab   Jan-06-06 11:53 PM   #65 
  - "Mrs. Murphy Mysteries" - Rita Mae Brown. Pets, farm & wild animals help  bertha katzenengel   Jan-06-06 03:42 PM   # 
  - I LOVE Mrs.Murphy!!  SiobhanClancy   Jan-06-06 03:44 PM   #15 
  - I think that was the last one.  bertha katzenengel   Jan-06-06 03:48 PM   #22 
  - Co-authored by Sneaky Pie, her gray tabby!  KamaAina   Jan-06-06 03:59 PM   #35 
     - Yep, good ol' Sneaky Pie.  bertha katzenengel   Jan-06-06 04:11 PM   #43 
  - Star Trek novels  baldguy   Jan-06-06 03:42 PM   #11 
  - kicked for the line up!  eyepaddle   Jan-06-06 03:43 PM   #12 
  - V.C. Andrews  vikegirl   Jan-06-06 03:44 PM   #14 
  - is she still writing books from the grave?  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 03:46 PM   #18 
  - I think the publishers have ghost writers try  vikegirl   Jan-06-06 03:48 PM   #23 
     - i was wondering about that. not good eh? nt  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 03:53 PM   #31 
     - Isn't it her daughter?  LostinVA   Jan-06-06 03:55 PM   #34 
     - I have heard...  CanuckAmok   Jan-07-06 01:14 AM   #73 
  - I'm with you gal - I have most of them up to the Logan series  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 03:46 PM   #20 
  - Those are the only ones I've read  vikegirl   Jan-06-06 03:49 PM   #25 
  - that was some twisted stuff, I remember the movie...  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 03:55 PM   # 
  - My list....  dryan   Jan-06-06 03:47 PM   #21 
  - giggle  LostinVA   Jan-06-06 03:55 PM   #33 
  - Does reading  hyphenate   Jan-06-06 03:45 PM   #17 
  - John Grisham - Particularly his earlier work  ALago1   Jan-06-06 03:46 PM   #19 
  - I thought his first one "Time to kill"  hfojvt   Jan-07-06 01:07 AM   #71 
  - Okay LynneSin..  Texasgal   Jan-06-06 03:48 PM   #24 
  - i believe they did though it's been so long since i read those  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 04:03 PM   #36 
  - Oh.  Texasgal   Jan-06-06 04:12 PM   #44 
  - yeah, screw her..  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 04:16 PM   #46 
  - Actually I have a tendency to go home from work around 5pm  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 05:03 PM   #47 
     - right.  jonnyblitz   Jan-06-06 05:13 PM   #50 
  - Didn't they? Or was that another one of the books?  Shell Beau   Jan-06-06 04:09 PM   #42 
  - Yes they slept together and they had an ADOPTED child  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 05:10 PM   #49 
     - Ahhh yes!  Texasgal   Jan-06-06 05:52 PM   #52 
  - Alright, I admit it......  lumberingbear   Jan-06-06 03:49 PM   #27 
  - "Shopaholic" and Wilbur Smith books and "People" magazine  LostinVA   Jan-06-06 03:52 PM   #29 
  - George MacDonald Fraser's "Flashman" series.  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-06-06 04:04 PM   #37 
  - Shame on you for calling Flashy a guilty pleasure  long_green   Jan-09-06 10:38 AM   #90 
     - Don't you mean "damn your eyes"?  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-09-06 10:40 AM   #91 
        - That too, what?  long_green   Jan-09-06 10:44 AM   #95 
           - I just ordered the new one last week, myself.  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-09-06 10:48 AM   #96 
  - anything by Wilbur Smith n/t  TheBaldyMan   Jan-06-06 04:05 PM   #38 
  - I have discovered books by Douglas Preston/Lincoln Child...  caty   Jan-06-06 04:07 PM   #39 
  - Agreed. This continuing subplot makes the series even more  PatsFan2004   Jan-09-06 12:34 PM   #101 
  - travis mcgee...  gpandas   Jan-06-06 04:07 PM   #40 
  - Jacqueline Susanne.... I have read all her writings and I will...  Tikki   Jan-06-06 04:08 PM   #41 
  - I do too  LynneSin   Jan-06-06 06:21 PM   #58 
  - Anything By John Irving  Mrs. Venation   Jan-06-06 04:15 PM   #45 
  - I love John Irving!!! Especially Cider House Rules  LynneSin   Jan-07-06 04:12 PM   #74 
  - I don't feel guilty about anything I read!  Book Lover   Jan-06-06 05:05 PM   #48 
  - Kushiel's Trilogy by Jacqueline Carey  Ramsey   Jan-06-06 05:48 PM   #51 
  - I love those books!  noonwitch   Jan-09-06 12:15 PM   #98 
  - Stephen King is my FAVORITE guilty pleasure.  Sugar Smack   Jan-06-06 05:56 PM   #53 
  - he's a wonderful storyteller  stanwyck   Jan-06-06 06:14 PM   #57 
  - I think it's amazing how people either love him or they hate him.  Sugar Smack   Jan-06-06 06:53 PM   #59 
     - I only sorta like him  hfojvt   Jan-07-06 01:12 AM   #72 
  - I have the whole Stephen King collection!  mwdem   Jan-06-06 11:45 PM   #62 
     - My cousin used to work for Penguin Books, so  obxhead   Jan-09-06 01:37 AM   #88 
  - The Entire "Travis McGee" detective series by John D. MacDonald  GalleryGod   Jan-06-06 06:03 PM   #54 
  - Wow! Old stuff, for me, but yes! Ah, to live on a houseboat! nt  babylonsister   Jan-07-06 12:50 AM   #69 
  - You got it!  GalleryGod   Jan-07-06 05:46 PM   #76 
     - Thank you! I never knew that. Kudos to  babylonsister   Jan-08-06 10:33 PM   #79 
  - Those are such wonderful books!  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-09-06 01:32 AM   #86 
  - Doctor Who books  khashka   Jan-06-06 06:06 PM   #55 
  - V.C. Andrews  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jan-06-06 11:39 PM   #60 
  - I like to read Green Day liner notes.  Blue-Jay   Jan-06-06 11:40 PM   #61 
  - Manga... and lots of them  sakabatou   Jan-06-06 11:46 PM   #63 
  - Mystery novels set in Ancient Rome.  Aristus   Jan-06-06 11:47 PM   #64 
  - Oh I agree, my dear Aristus!  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-09-06 01:30 AM   #85 
  - John Mortimer's Rumpole of the Bailey mystery/court series.  Flaxbee   Jan-06-06 11:56 PM   #66 
  - Nevada Barr  XemaSab   Jan-06-06 11:59 PM   #67 
  - I occasionally will pick up a book written by Kinky Friedman.  astonamous   Jan-07-06 12:47 AM   #68 
  - Stephanie Plum, "The Cat Who", Midnight Louie Mysteries  yellowdogintexas   Jan-07-06 05:17 PM   #75 
  - Anything by Dean Koontz, Stephen King or Robin Cook. n/t  RebelOne   Jan-07-06 05:47 PM   #77 
  - Laurel K Hamilton books  LeftyMom   Jan-08-06 10:36 PM   #80 
  - Has James Lee Burke been mentioned?  babylonsister   Jan-08-06 10:58 PM   #81 
  - Woody Allen  Kathleen04   Jan-08-06 11:48 PM   #82 
  - THEY ARE GREAT! HE IS A GENIUS!  elshiva   Jan-08-06 11:55 PM   #83 
     - Yay  Kathleen04   Jan-09-06 01:06 AM   #84 
        - "Without Feathers" = one of the funniest books ever.  Richardo   Jan-09-06 10:42 AM   #94 
           - "How wrong Emily Dickinson was!"  mcscajun   Jan-09-06 09:23 PM   #104 
  - Try James Clavell's Asian saga.  obxhead   Jan-09-06 01:34 AM   #87 
  - I totally read Harry Potter...  Guy Fawkes   Jan-09-06 03:20 AM   #89 
  - When I was younger Tom Clancy and Stephen King  jpgray   Jan-09-06 10:41 AM   #92 
  - I read a lot of fantasy stuff but I'm not guilty about it.  MrSlayer   Jan-09-06 10:51 AM   #97 
  - Proust  AngryAmish   Jan-09-06 12:24 PM   #99 
  - Bernard Cornwell  bikebloke   Jan-09-06 12:26 PM   #100 
  - I'm not guilty about any of my reading...it's all worthwhile, regardless  mcscajun   Jan-09-06 09:20 PM   #103 
 

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