SciFi and Fantasy Book Club

Welcome to the SciFi and Fantasy Book Club!

Czar: Kim
Czarina: Penny
Founder: Nick

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
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Start date
December 1, 2014
Finish date
December 31, 2014
Discussion
"H2G2" Discussion
Why we're reading this
December 2014 Runner Up SciFi
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The Killing Moon
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Start date
December 1, 2014
Finish date
December 31, 2014
Discussion
"The Killing Moon" Discussion
Why we're reading this
December 2014 Runner Up Fantasy
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January 1, 2015


January 1, 2015



Showing 7 of 8 topics — 2,678 comments total
+ Group Business
* February 2015 "Climate Change" Sci-fi Nomination Thread
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 76 posts · 279 views
last updated 1 hour, 51 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Everything you need to know
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 1671 views
last updated Jun 26, 2013 08:54AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Authors Promoting Your Books Take Note!
By Nick , Founder (Hoping to be more involved one day!) · 108 posts · 2071 views
last updated Feb 16, 2013 02:02PM
Give Us Your Themes!
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 174 posts · 868 views
last updated 10 hours, 51 min ago
Congratulations!
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 31 posts · 414 views
last updated Dec 17, 2014 01:53PM
Group announcements and updates
By Penny , The Kamenev · 17 posts · 403 views
last updated Oct 16, 2014 07:35AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Themes list
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 331 views
last updated Aug 26, 2013 04:01AM
SciFi and Fantasy Challenge 2014
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 402 posts · 1773 views
last updated 2 hours, 5 min ago
Getting Ready for 2015
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 135 posts · 214 views
last updated 6 hours, 2 min ago
Coordinating reading books in groups
By Penny , The Kamenev · 284 posts · 719 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 04:35PM
Showing 4 of 4 topics — 105 comments total
+ "H2G2" Discussion
"Hitchhiker's Guide" - Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 21 posts · 56 views
last updated Dec 24, 2014 07:20PM
Favourite Quotes
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 29 posts · 97 views
last updated Dec 24, 2014 11:06AM
"Hitchhiker's Guide" First Impressions *No Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 47 posts · 139 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 08:19AM
The Other Adaptations and the Original *Potential Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 8 posts · 41 views
last updated Dec 03, 2014 01:43PM
"The Killing Moon" - Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 12 posts · 40 views
last updated 7 hours, 23 min ago
"The Killing Moon" First Impressions *No Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 23 posts · 112 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 01:04PM
* How many of our Club Books have you read?
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 250 posts · 1329 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 02:27AM
* What are you reading Now?
By deleted member · 5208 posts · 3356 views
last updated 5 hours, 59 min ago
Name your favorite Story Tellers
By Balkron · 38 posts · 183 views
last updated 9 hours, 11 min ago
Do you plan on reading any SciFi/Fantasy classics this year?
By Chris · 171 posts · 770 views
last updated Dec 24, 2014 12:19AM
Ranking New Science Fiction Authors
By Vlad · 17 posts · 69 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 08:36AM
Where to start with Discworld?
By Squirrel · 50 posts · 446 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 07:10AM
PJ Farmer
By Joe · 3 posts · 40 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 02:12AM
Showing 8 of 640 topics — 28,586 comments total
+ Member's Chat
* Introduce Yourself!
By Nick , Founder (Hoping to be more involved one day!) · 5208 posts · 5868 views
last updated 15 hours, 56 min ago
What do we think about dragons in fantasy?
By Lynn · 48 posts · 134 views
last updated 2 hours, 3 min ago
At what age did you start reading Science Fiction?
By Mary JL · 121 posts · 534 views
last updated 10 hours, 37 min ago
All Time Worst Sci-Fi or Fantasy Books
By deleted member · 238 posts · 872 views
last updated 12 hours, 26 min ago
What is the Most Important factor in deciding on book to read next
By Jeffrey · 37 posts · 134 views
last updated Dec 25, 2014 08:00PM
"Are We Sexist?", Two - Discussion, Resources, and Author Suggestions
By Michael · 106 posts · 381 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 07:42PM
Recommending sf to your kids
By Jeffrey · 21 posts · 80 views
last updated Dec 19, 2014 01:59PM
unethical authors and fake reviews
By Robin · 117 posts · 200 views
last updated Dec 18, 2014 01:57PM
Showing 8 of 55 topics — 676 comments total
+ News
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What this folder is all about
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 98 views
last updated Nov 20, 2013 12:33AM
Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930-1999) Abused Her Children
By Serena · 33 posts · 295 views
last updated Dec 18, 2014 05:31PM
Book sales!
By Penny , The Kamenev · 16 posts · 170 views
last updated Dec 18, 2014 01:27AM
2014 Locus Winners
By Penny , The Kamenev · 12 posts · 146 views
last updated Nov 21, 2014 08:46AM
Grimm brothers’ fairytales have blood and horror restored in new translation
By Penny , The Kamenev · 7 posts · 46 views
last updated Nov 17, 2014 03:02PM
Tolkien reveals meaning of LOTR
By Amanda · 9 posts · 259 views
last updated Oct 26, 2014 04:26AM
Harlan Ellison suffers stroke
By Paul · 5 posts · 40 views
last updated Oct 19, 2014 03:38PM
Voyager 1 Still Alive and Well
By Jim · 10 posts · 69 views
last updated Sep 15, 2014 01:50PM
Fantasy novels with characters like Snape?
By Vicci · 4 posts · 26 views
last updated 21 minutes ago
Best Aliens in Science Fiction
By Nathan · 12 posts · 49 views
last updated 5 hours, 19 min ago
Suggestions of Military Science Fiction taking place on Earth
By Salman · 1 post · 13 views
last updated 18 hours, 46 min ago
Help identify this Trilogy
By Tom · 1 post · 38 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 12:29PM
Books you love but never hear anyone talk about
By Michele · 54 posts · 299 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 10:32AM
Help finding good time travel books
By Joel · 15 posts · 48 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 09:39AM
Newbie Needs Help
By David · 11 posts · 81 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 01:12PM
Trying to remember a fantasy trilogy here....
By Damien · 11 posts · 88 views
last updated Dec 07, 2014 05:29PM
Showing 8 of 118 topics — 6,055 comments total
+ TV and Movie Chat
Dr Who
By Mike (the Pal… · 254 posts · 250 views
last updated 11 hours, 28 min ago
Doctor Who - Big Finish Productions
By Ben · 2 posts · 6 views
last updated 19 hours, 15 min ago
The New Hobbit Movies
By Sinjin · 15 posts · 63 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 08:07AM
Torchwood
By N. · 207 posts · 324 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 02:55AM
Legend of Korra
By Theo · 35 posts · 93 views
last updated Dec 13, 2014 04:14AM
Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 32 posts · 98 views
last updated Dec 05, 2014 02:06PM
Outlander
By Mama · 9 posts · 82 views
last updated Oct 03, 2014 10:31PM
Scalzi Adaptations
By Theo · 7 posts · 54 views
last updated Sep 26, 2014 01:38PM
Has Goodreads made you a better reader?
By Penny , The Kamenev · 135 posts · 551 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 11:17AM
Do you find it easier to review books the first time you read them?
By Kythe42 · 57 posts · 229 views
last updated Oct 27, 2014 08:46AM
Shelving!
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 35 posts · 119 views
last updated Oct 25, 2014 04:13PM
Images or gifs in reviews?
By Penny , The Kamenev · 91 posts · 705 views
last updated Oct 24, 2014 09:35AM
Goodreads group to discuss short form SF
By Sarah · 2 posts · 41 views
last updated Sep 06, 2014 04:13AM
Getting friends hooked on GR
By Penny , The Kamenev · 69 posts · 268 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 06:10PM
Are you picky about your book covers?
By Kythe42 · 215 posts · 474 views
last updated Jun 15, 2014 05:44AM
GoodReads Now Part of Amazon
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 90 posts · 498 views
last updated Feb 28, 2014 07:26AM
Showing 6 of 6 topics — 173 comments total
+ Side Reads
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Why this folder?
By Brad · 1 post · 399 views
last updated May 31, 2011 04:06PM
Howl's Moving Castle
By ♥Xeni♥ · 66 posts · 521 views
last updated Nov 12, 2014 05:43PM
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams
By MK · 41 posts · 154 views
last updated Oct 09, 2014 10:12AM
Fall Of Hyperion *spoilers*
By deleted member · 36 posts · 400 views
last updated Aug 27, 2014 12:53PM
The Android's Dream by John Scalzi - Audible Daily deal today at the .com site
By MK · 5 posts · 25 views
last updated Jun 07, 2014 05:54PM
Magician's End *Riftwar Cycle Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 6 posts · 118 views
last updated May 26, 2013 09:53AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * *AUTHORS MUST READ* Rules for this Folder
By Nick , Founder (Hoping to be more involved one day!) · 2 posts · 1919 views
last updated Feb 03, 2013 10:27AM
Free December 26th: ALucky Day to Die
By C.E. · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Dec 25, 2014 09:08PM
The Plot to Save Socrates on special sale for $2.99
By Paul · 1 post · 4 views
last updated Dec 24, 2014 10:29AM
Sceadu | Your shadow holds a secret
By Prashant · 48 posts · 114 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 10:31AM
December Bargains from AKW Books
By Al · 5 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 10:56AM
Against Her Gentle Sword - a story about fighting with electric swords
By Alan · 2 posts · 14 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 10:35AM
Sunstruck (Urban Fantasy)
By Polenth · 3 posts · 28 views
last updated Dec 22, 2014 06:45AM
Awakening by Raymond Bolton
By Raymond · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Dec 21, 2014 07:50AM
* "Hounded" Q&A with Kevin Hearne
By Penny , The Kamenev · 25 posts · 116 views
last updated Dec 01, 2014 08:33AM
"Hounded" Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 26 posts · 73 views
last updated Dec 01, 2014 08:23AM
"Hounded" First Impressions *No Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 65 posts · 200 views
last updated Dec 01, 2014 07:35AM
* "Annihilation" Q&A with Jeff VanderMeer *Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 21 posts · 122 views
last updated Nov 17, 2014 08:43PM
"Annihilation" Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 28 posts · 102 views
last updated Nov 29, 2014 09:54PM
"Annihilation" First Impressions *Lots of mild spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 52 posts · 211 views
last updated Nov 12, 2014 06:29AM
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Which of the following best describes your participation in the group?

I usually vote for the monthly group books but only sometimes read and discuss them, depending on the results.
 
  141 votes 35.3%

I nominate, vote for, read, or discuss the monthly books when it is convenient for me to do so
 
  107 votes 26.8%

I nominate, vote for and read the monthly group books but don't join in the group discussions
 
  37 votes 9.3%

I read the monthly group books without having voted
 
  25 votes 6.3%

I vote for the monthly group books but don't read them or participate in discussions
 
  24 votes 6.0%

I vote for, read and discuss the monthly group books
 
  23 votes 5.8%

I never read the monthly group books
 
  20 votes 5.0%

I nominate, vote for, read and discuss the monthly group books
 
  15 votes 3.8%

I only nominate, vote for, read or discuss the monthly fantasy book
 
  6 votes 1.5%

I only nominate, vote for, read or discuss the monthly science fiction book
 
  2 votes 0.5%

400 total votes
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Nick
Nick
Founder (Hoping to be more involved one day!)

Kim
Kim
The Zinoviev

Penny
Penny
The Kamenev