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 +===== Bookgroup: Tuesday 6th August 2019 (Maps and Journeys) =====
 +https://​www.meetup.com/​Glasgow-Sci-Fi-Fantasy-and-Horror-Book-Group/​events/​262835946/​
  
 +==== What Was Read ====
 +| ** Neil ** | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Shattered_Sea|Half a King]] by [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Joe_Abercrombie|Joe Abercrombie]] |
 +| ** Iain ** | [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​A_Wizard_of_Earthsea|A Wizard of Earthsea]] by [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Ursula_K._Le_Guin|Ursula K. Le Guin]] |
 +| ** Phil ** | Books 1+2 of The Demon Cycle by [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Peter_V._Brett|Peter V. Brett]] |
 +| ** Steven **  & **Elle**| 1st book in [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​The_Wheel_of_Time|The Wheel of Time]] series ([[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​The_Eye_of_the_World|The Eye of the World]]) by [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Robert_Jordan|Robert Jordan]] |
 +| ** Graeme M ** | 4th book in the [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​The_Wheel_of_Time|The Wheel of Time]] series ([[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​The_Shadow_Rising|The Shadow Rising]]) by [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Robert_Jordan|Robert Jordan]] |
 +| ** Graeme ** | Go Quest, Young Man by K.B. Bogen |
 +
 +==== Raw Log ====
 +<​code>​
 +17:​16 <​Neil>​ And I’m here
 +17:​17 <​Neil>​ Both Graeme’s and Craig already here
 +17:​17 <​Neil>​ Phil arrives
 +17:​17 <​Neil>​ Steven is here
 +17:​33 <​Neil>​ And Iain
 +17:​33 <​Neil>​ Then Elle
 +17:​33 <​Neil>​ Then Greg
 +17:​34 <​Neil>​ Then feri
 +17:​34 <​Neil>​ Topic is fantasy and maps
 +17:​49 <​Neil>​ I read Half a King, Joe Abercrombie
 +17:​49 <​Neil>​ It was meh
 +17:​50 <​Neil>​ Reminds me why I don’t read fantasy. A group of guys walked someplace.
 +17:​52 <​Neil>​ Matthew read a wizard of earthsea by Ursula..
 +17:​52 <​Neil>​ Iain even!
 +17:​55 <​Neil>​ Sexism in wizardry, dragons and language, name power..
 +18:​06 <​Neil>​ Phil read Peter v Brett - the desert spear and others in the series
 +18:​06 <​Neil>​ Demon..
 +18:​08 <​Neil>​ The daylight war
 +18:​15 <​Neil>​ The painted man is the first book
 +18:​15 <​Neil>​ Series is called the demon cycle
 +18:​17 <​Neil>​ Steven read the first book in the wheel of time. The eye of the world
 +18:​26 <​Neil>​ Saidan chat.. link that Reddit comment I know of here
 +18:​30 <​Neil>​ Ellen read it too.
 +18:​30 <​Neil>​ I think I read it years ago
 +18:​31 <​Neil>​ Graeme M also read the 4th book of wheel of time
 +18:​37 <​Neil>​ We’re still talking about how verbose Robert Jordan is
 +18:​39 <​greg>​ He's off on one again!
 +18:​48 <​Neil>​ This might be a record
 +18:​48 <​Neil>​ That was 30 mins
 +18:​48 <​Neil>​ Now it’s old Graeme
 +18:​49 <​Neil>​ Go Quest Young Man
 +18:​49 <​Neil>​ The girl didn’t want to get married because she loved the colour pink
 +18:​49 <​Neil>​ Is that an euphemism?
 +18:​50 <​Neil>​ No she loved pink
 +18:​50 <​greg>​ Lol!
 +18:​51 <​Neil>​ By k b bogan
 +18:​53 <​Neil>​ Using magic causes fate to take an interest in you and throw adventures your way
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ Ah Robert Jordan
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ read him
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ a few books in, you learn to barely skim parts
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ Think he'd do with a better editor?
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ Well not now
 +18:​58 <​Bear>​ he's dead
 +18:​59 <​Bear>​ rare amyloidosis condition if I remember right
 +18:​59 <​Bear>​ Brandon Sanderson finished his saga
 +19:​02 <​Neil>​ I think we’re done, no book for feri
 +19:​03 <​Neil>​ Ann Leckie The Raven Tower is next on my list for fantasy
 +19:​03 <​Neil>​ Graeme has a big map of the continent of middle earth
 +19:​04 <​Neil>​ And also a huge fold out map of .. what’s that city in dis world..
 +19:​04 <​Neil>​ Ankhor
 +19:​07 <​Neil>​ Next category is horror
 +19:​07 <​Neil>​ Subject is..
 +19:​08 <​Neil>​ Oops
 +19:​08 <​Neil>​ Greg read.. nada
 +19:​09 <​Neil>​ Simarillion
 +19:​14 <​Neil>​ New subject is deadly friend
 +19:​14 <​Neil>​ 3rd September
 +19:​14 <​Neil>​ “Dangerous friends”
 +19:​22 <​Neil>​ All these books sounded crap tonight
 +19:​22 <​Neil>​ Compared to last month, where I would have read most of them.
 +19:​24 <​greg>​ Hi!
 +19:​30 <​Bear>​ Ankh-Morpork
 +20:​02 <​Neil>​ That’s the one ??
 +</​code>​
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