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APEX JANNY CROWNEAN AMBER ALERT: For the 2ND SEASON BOOK CLUB LISTINGS, C >>1679

NUMERO DULCE: 4 DA /lit/PENDIUM (aka BACKLAWG OV SUBMISSIONS), C THIS MEGA: https://mega.nz/folder/ThhnnayI#T30OHb3sHifcmVzLlnkYZg


Good weekend my friends,

I tried to find a way to show my randomizer results but I couldn't figure out how and I was ill prepared and didn't write it out properly. Anyways, their weeks pick was Eugene Onegin by Pushkin.

>The story is told by a narrator (a lightly fictionalized version of Pushkin's public image), whose tone is educated, worldly, and intimate. The narrator digresses at times, usually to expand on aspects of this social and intellectual world. This narrative style allows for a development of the characters and emphasizes the drama of the plot despite its relative simplicity. The book is admired for the artfulness of its verse narrative as well as for its exploration of life, death, love, ennui, convention, and passion.



Now the pdf is not the Nabakov translation which is what was requested but I could not find the ebook for that.

This is a shorter novel (thank goodness), essentially I don't want to pressure you all into concluding each novel on time but at least a solid list will be built and we can read on our own time.

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/23997.epub.images?session_id=156196f6e6bafbcd69b936a856e1eb82891ec163

NEXT WEEK THEME IS BANNED!
Any novel that has been banned at any point in time of its publication.
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 No.1782

>>1779
Ill do more Turtledove kino
THE BEST ALT HISTORY STORIES
https://ca1lib.org/book/1639370/d4d89e

 No.1791

>>1776
Lest Darkness Fall, a 1939 novel about a guy who gets transported back in time to save the Ostrogothic Kingdom.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lest_Darkness_Fall

 No.1797

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The Red Harvest was pretty kino. I wouldnt have been able to tell it was written in the 1920s. While the characters are slightly one dimensional I didnt see the plot coming and liked that the inital murder only took up like a quarter of the book and the femme fatale gets her comeuppance, and he may have done it I guess its got a sequel and possibly more so Im inclined to check those out at some point.
Its also pretty indicative that Dashielle would be a /tvch/ poster, pic related

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 No.1812

>>1811
this is for the alt his week. just letting you know…

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I almost forgot this week. Hey!1776 is the winner, looks like an audiobook havent clicked it yet if its short Ill do a second.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_k8QcoLL0nE
NEXT THEME IS A PLAY

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>>1813
I failed that, for the sake of retardation Im going to leave it up.

Doing a redraw, and next time Ill investigate the source material before ratifying my results.

LEST DARKNESS FALL is the true winner this week

Here is the book solo

https://ca1lib.org/book/4384294/ced2e0

Here is the book with others

https://ca1lib.org/book/3871950/28cd32

 No.1815

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For the Play theme Im going to nominate True West by Sam Shephard. In university I took acting classes and we had to do a scene from a play that the professor thought would fit our character, I was the younger brother and a friend was chosen to be the older brother. It was some scene in the early part where they are hatching a get rich quick or something, anyways I want to see what the professor thought of me. We got a 65% because my friend forgot his lines and I dropped out of university at the end of the semester.

https://ca1lib.org/book/5058526/71c0d3

 No.1828

Lest Darkness Fall was just like my shonen isekai adventures. The MC is a genius, he has a sidekick that calls him boss every sentence, the characters are just one dimensional tropes, he becomes king and defeats the evil villain, and he marries his childhood friend.

That being said it was fun and funny and the plot kept ticking throughout. My favourite parts are when he sleeps with his maid and the passage where he explicitly instructs to kill baby Mohammed The book is pretty edgy atheist at times but again Id reccomend reading it

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 No.1834

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Tis Pity Shes a Whore by John Ford wins. Looks good.
https://1lib.us/book/5626856/cca64c

Next biweeks theme is Mystery which is pretty vague. So as long as theres intrigue or spooky elements Im sure it will be fine.

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>>1834
I forgot to upload the evidence and opted for some google image shit so my bad here is proof

 No.1861

>>1837
>Flicker: A Novel
https://1lib.us/book/4626394/87738e

> Japanese Tales of Mystery & Imagination

https://1lib.us/book/1921101/f68993

 No.1865

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my profuse apawlogees 4 gnawt upd8ean duh /lit/pendium, buncha irl stuph goean awn ATM but eet will b brawt auwp 2 speed sewn eye prawmiss D^% forgiev mie tardiness amigatos

w/ dat bein said mie rec 4 dis week iz an oaldie but guudie - Agatha Christie's TEN LITTLE NIGGERS - http://libgen.rs/fiction/606B32BCCD77391A2AE780A1310DE2FB

no explanation kneadid awn y dats a recommendid @ dis pt ean time >%^)

 No.1869

My initial delve into mystery books left me feeling kind of bleh but I found a good list to steal from. I didnt realize Japs love mystery so much. Ill provide a source for the book if it gets picked.
Tokyo Zodiac Murders by Soji
the Miso Soup by Ryū Murakami
All She Was Worth by someone
Goth by Otsuichi

Tis Pity was an interesting take, I cant tell if Mr. Ford is a supporter or at least tolerant of incest but regardless its nice to see thots get unabashedly btfo, especially that FUCKING BITCH Hippolyta.

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Flicker: A Novel
https://1lib.us/book/4626394/87738e
>Flicker is a novel by Theodore Roszak published in 1991. The novel covers approximately 15-20 years of the life of film scholar Jonathan Gates, whose academic investigations draw him into the shadowy world of esoteric conspiracy that underlies the work of fictional B-movie director Max Castle.

Next TIME it's Non-Fiction Historicals, Primary Source

By primary source did you mean first hand accounts by someone taking about their experience? If so Alive Story of the Andes
https://ca1lib.org/book/4549452/6651a1

 No.1878

>>1877
I'm gonna go ahead and say this will be a 3 week at least piece. If anyone has objections you can raise them

 No.1886

Halfway through now, and its pretty /tv/ and I like that its kind of a unique mystery style, surprised it has less ratings than it does at the moment. The only thing I didnt like is that Castle directed an interracial full penetration scene but maybe there was religious connotations and its calling God black to piss off the twins.

 No.1888

>>1877

> A Hangman's Diary: Being the Journal of Master Franz Schmidt, Public Executioner of Nuremberg, 1573-1617

https://1lib.us/book/3635094/5e2257

>Ordeal

https://1lib.us/book/3874765/57a8de

 No.1889

>>1888
What inspired the Deepthroat choice?

 No.1892

Learning about those Cathars and if your pope is named Innocent what could go wrong?

The Albigensian crusade
https://ca1lib.org/book/3712593/97dde3

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Ill do the next theme on Sunday, I finished Flicker and enjoyed it. I didnt care for the authors fetishism with Gilfs or chubby nerdgirls and it did fall into some trappings of a mystery novel (he connects with a lot of women), each piece of the puzzle comes a step at a time and its just too lengthy. I didnt see the ending coming and thought it was a neat take. The Kathars are a really great standin for the Jew, and he mentions WW2 and the Holocaust and concentration camps every so often and I think it was deliberate to either keep the Jews in the readers mind or perhaps as a penance for calling them out. His film descriptions were cool and I may have searched for Max Castle twice since it seemed like a real production.

 No.1898

>>1889
sorry for the late reply, I was busy for a few days. the reson why i choosed ordeal, was because at the time i could only think of those two books that i consider were ghoulish; sense it's october and all. i only heard ordeal on a list of disturbing books, so i thought it would fit the bill (is my morals off kilter?) but upon later pounderings i thought of too more books to be considred on the randomizer:

>The Secret of Elena's Tomb

https://www.unz.com/print/FantasticAdventures-1947sep-00008/

>Daemonologie

https://www.gutenberg.org/files/25929/25929-pdf.pdf

>the discovery of witches

https://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/14015/pg14015-images.html

the last one is very short though, so you can not inclueded it if you want.

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Looks like Demons are back on the menu.
Daemonologie
https://www.gutenberg.org/files/25929/25929-pdf.pdf

I checked it out a little bit and its fairly short so, feel free to select another, take a break or whatever. I personally will pair it like a glass of fine wine with Nuremberg Executioner.

NEXT BIWEEKS THEME IS SEAFARING

 No.2039

Kinda reminded me of religious posters on imageboards.
Gonna nominate The Old Man and the Sea and that Hermann Melville short story about the 2 ships
I'll provide sources later

 No.2040

>>1905
The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
https://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/10966/pg10966.html

The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe
https://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/51060/pg51060-images.html

 No.2045


>>2039
I'd Benito Cerano, its short so I'll attach it if it wins to the runner up.

https://ca1lib.org/book/16281125/b8f686

Old man and the Pea
https://ca1lib.org/book/694397/1aef93

Isnt somebody going to nominate poor Mopey Dick?

 No.2049

I'm almost done the executioner nuremberg diary, lotta schizos, lotta eye opening maybe the 1500s were kino. This week it's a classic with a spooky Halloween twist: The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
https://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/10966/pg10966.html

NEXT TIME ITS CINEMA RX'S X2 (not sure how long they are)

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I'm almost done the executioner nuremberg diary, lotta schizos, lotta eye opening maybe the 1500s were kino. This week it's a classic with a spooky Halloween twist: The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
https://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/10966/pg10966.html

NEXT TIME ITS CINEMA RX'S X2 (not sure how long they are)

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 No.2084

Here you go faggots
https://www.scriptslug.com/

 No.2087

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tanks 4 linkean 2 duh screenplaie scite 4 refurrence, will maek a valuable resource 4 duh bohrd OP/kindlee anon eef wie evur wanna run a week lyk dis again %^D

obvs dis category can't goe w/o the potential 4 a readin ov THE GREATEST SCENE EVER SHOT IN ALL TIME IN ALL CINEMA, soe eye'll nominate THE DARK KNIGHT: https://www.scriptslug.com/assets/scripts/the-dark-knight-rises-2012.pdf

and awlsoe SOYLENT GREEN, befittean aohr present-daie predicamintz: https://www.scriptslug.com/assets/scripts/soylent-green-1973.pdf

 No.2089

I didnt watch this shitflick and I think this is the only way Ill be able to stomach it: Nomadland
https://www.scriptslug.com/script/nomadland-2020

 No.2104

That ghost story was awesome. I've never been on a ship like that but it's inspired me not to. Some characters did act irrationally and I don't understand the lingo or maybe i missed it but where is the captain? Is the second captain?

 No.2115

>>2104
At the risk of samefagging the thread up I really reccomend Benito Cereno an excellent redpill material

 No.2127

Im looking but I just cant find a fun one or when I do I cant find it online

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 No.2159

>>2153
Kino vs my pleb take

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I took the first two, if you'd rather I redid it entirely for the second result that can be arranged.

Mccabe and ms. Miller
https://www.awesomefilm.com/script/mccabeandmrsmiller.pdf

TP FIRE WALK WITH ME
https://www.scriptslug.com/assets/scripts/twin-peaks-fire-walk-with-me-1992.pdf

Next time in 2 weeks it will be something you have recommended to another but in itself have not actually read

 No.2237

A Day in the life of Ivan Ilyiovich (sp?)
https://ca1lib.org/book/2463918/7e0bf3
Stoner
https://ca1lib.org/book/1053892/f9d7de
Seiobo There Below
https://ca1lib.org/book/2640054/d888f8
Gravity and Grace
https://ca1lib.org/book/831089/ed940c

Excited for any of these

 No.2327

Gargantua and Pantagruel

https://b-ok.cc/dl/1613619/3df38a

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Seiobo There Below wins

I nominated this one because I watched Satantango and Werkmeister Hatmonies and I told a coworker to read this one because it's the Hungarian author and relatively new.
https://ca1lib.org/book/2640054/d888f8

THE PIPES ARE CALLING IS NEXT so I'll nominate Ulysses because why not?https://ca1lib.org/book/1641819/6c0f9c

 No.2401

https://ca1lib.org/dl/3675602/ef7164
The Horses Mouth

I found this link which I think you can peruse
https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/the-great-irish-books-you-may-never-have-heard-of-1.4510656
That being said, the books I wanted I couldnt find online

 No.2416

Im sorry for nominating the book and I am sorry to the person I rec'd it to. Im glad you didnt read it

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 No.2428

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im gunna re-nominate One Thousand Things Worth Knowing by Paul Muldoon (https://mega.nz/folder/ThhnnayI#T30OHb3sHifcmVzLlnkYZg/file/LooS1CZJ) bcuz the hawlidaies have been a shitshow diz yr n dats the onlee real thang eye've gawt awn duh dawkit 4 dis category atm D^%>

subs/duh board ewesually slow daon this time ov year which iz nbd tbh but wanna express mie thanks 2 duh OP 4 keepin dis chuggean alawng - awldoe eye hvnt been commentatin az much eye've read sum p. interestean thangs bcuz ov eet (particularly the 2 scripts poastid ean the category b4 dis biweekly's subs) n eef gnawt 4 dat autonomous outside encouragemint eye'd b awl the less savvy %^>

hoap errie1 haz a moast-importante n marivaudagely merry christmas w/e u niggas r @

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The Horse Mouth wins
https://ca1lib.org/dl/3675602/ef7164
>>2428
I dont do it for thanks, I do it for fun so dont worry

Now its time for one I have been waiting for and none too soon since THE NIGHTMARE has been completely forgotten from every talking circle.
THE DUP BTFO EDITION I guess as long as it pertains to Dup and there is a modicum of btfo in any regard Ill allow it

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I picked TP because of the Joudy-Judy debate and this is what it came up with so Im over it. David Lynch is a hack


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