Gregory Maguire

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Gregory Maguire

Post by crayegg » Sat Mar 07, 2009 9:44 pm

Anybody read Wicked? Awesome book. Then I read Son of a Witch, and thouroughly enjoyed it.

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, not so much, but OK.

Lost, much better than Confessions, but still not up to the expectations after Wicked.

Just started Mirror, Mirror...

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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by Red » Sun Mar 22, 2009 4:37 pm

crayegg wrote:Anybody read Wicked? Awesome book. Then I read Son of a Witch, and thouroughly enjoyed it.

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, not so much, but OK.

Lost, much better than Confessions, but still not up to the expectations after Wicked.

Just started Mirror, Mirror...
Dont think so. I will always root for the good guys.

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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by SOCTE » Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:16 pm

crayegg wrote:Anybody read Wicked? Awesome book.
Saw the Play at The Pantages.

Elphaba is the Best . . . :mrgreen:
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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by AsIfYouKnew » Mon Mar 23, 2009 1:32 pm

crayegg wrote:Anybody read Wicked? Awesome book. Then I read Son of a Witch, and thouroughly enjoyed it.

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, not so much, but OK.

Lost, much better than Confessions, but still not up to the expectations after Wicked.

Just started Mirror, Mirror...
Nope. My wife read it, though. :mrgreen:
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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by crayegg » Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:16 pm

Just finished the third of the series after Wicked and Son of a Witch, A Lion Among Men. Great series. The politics of Loyal Oz and The Free State of Munchkinland is a trip.

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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by AsIfYouKnew » Mon Mar 23, 2009 6:06 pm

Red wrote:
Dont think so. I will always root for the good guys.

If you watch the play/read the book, you realize that the ones you thought were the good guys are not in fact the good guys. Kind of like all the Obama voters are realizing right now. :mrgreen:
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Re: Gregory Maguire

Post by SoMelo » Mon Mar 23, 2009 7:02 pm

crayegg wrote:Anybody read Wicked? Awesome book. Then I read Son of a Witch, and thouroughly enjoyed it.

Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister, not so much, but OK.

Lost, much better than Confessions, but still not up to the expectations after Wicked.

Just started Mirror, Mirror...
Never read the books. But I have an ugly step-sister, part Italian has the uni-brow thing going. She went to Europe for a graduation gift (1971), came back smelling. Never used deodorant or shaved her pits againImage. Real pride of the family.

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