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 — 2,506 comments total
+ Group Business
This topic has been closed to new comments. * November 2014 "Urban Fantasy" Nomination Thread
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 64 posts · 663 views
last updated Sep 29, 2014 04:04AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Everything you need to know
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 1644 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 · 2069 views
last updated Feb 16, 2013 02:02PM
Give Us Your Themes!
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 173 posts · 863 views
last updated 1 hour, 0 min ago
Congratulations!
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 31 posts · 407 views
last updated 3 hours, 41 min ago
Group announcements and updates
By Penny , The Kamenev · 17 posts · 396 views
last updated Oct 16, 2014 07:35AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Themes list
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 325 views
last updated Aug 26, 2013 04:01AM
Getting Ready for 2015
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 72 posts · 140 views
last updated 49 minutes ago
Coordinating reading books in groups
By Penny , The Kamenev · 280 posts · 713 views
last updated 1 hour, 36 min ago
SciFi and Fantasy Challenge 2014
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 387 posts · 1757 views
last updated Dec 12, 2014 07:54PM
Favourite Quotes
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 21 posts · 81 views
last updated 5 hours, 30 min ago
"Hitchhiker's Guide" - Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 5 posts · 23 views
last updated 5 hours, 38 min ago
"Hitchhiker's Guide" First Impressions *No Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 47 posts · 131 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 08:19AM
The Other Adaptations and the Original *Potential Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 8 posts · 39 views
last updated Dec 03, 2014 01:43PM
"The Killing Moon" - Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 5 posts · 13 views
last updated 6 hours, 44 min ago
"The Killing Moon" First Impressions *No Spoilers*
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 20 posts · 98 views
last updated Dec 11, 2014 04:25PM
* How many of our Club Books have you read?
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 249 posts · 1320 views
last updated 4 hours, 12 min ago
* What are you reading Now?
By deleted member · 5181 posts · 3333 views
last updated 4 hours, 31 min ago
Do you plan on reading any SciFi/Fantasy classics this year?
By Chris · 169 posts · 759 views
last updated 17 hours, 27 min ago
When SciFi and Fantasy Get Old
By Greg · 160 posts · 854 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 11:07AM
Name your favorite Story Tellers
By Balkron · 34 posts · 165 views
last updated Dec 13, 2014 08:48AM
PJ Farmer
By Joe · 2 posts · 32 views
last updated Nov 29, 2014 01:04AM
Pandora Star and Judas Unchained
By Samuel · 9 posts · 79 views
last updated Nov 22, 2014 08:07PM
Showing 8 of 642 topics — 28,469 comments total
+ Member's Chat
* Introduce Yourself!
By Nick , Founder (Hoping to be more involved one day!) · 5196 posts · 5853 views
last updated 1 hour, 9 min ago
unethical authors and fake reviews
By Robin · 87 posts · 176 views
last updated 17 minutes ago
What is the Most Important factor in deciding on book to read next
By Jeffrey · 29 posts · 97 views
last updated 25 minutes ago
Recommending sf to your kids
By Jeffrey · 18 posts · 68 views
last updated 2 hours, 19 min ago
What do we think about dragons in fantasy?
By Lynn · 42 posts · 121 views
last updated 9 hours, 59 min ago
Where do we draw the line between adult/YA
By Lynn · 66 posts · 122 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 09:54AM
Keywords used to search for a novel
By Gail · 24 posts · 50 views
last updated Dec 09, 2014 11:57AM
What does Dark Fantasy mean to you?
By Montgomery · 86 posts · 102 views
last updated Dec 08, 2014 02:01PM
Showing 8 of 59 topics — 664 comments total
+ News
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What this folder is all about
By Penny , The Kamenev · 1 post · 97 views
last updated Nov 20, 2013 12:33AM
Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930-1999) Abused Her Children
By Serena · 31 posts · 282 views
last updated 3 hours, 41 min ago
Book sales!
By Penny , The Kamenev · 15 posts · 164 views
last updated 5 hours, 55 min ago
2014 Locus Winners
By Penny , The Kamenev · 12 posts · 144 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 · 45 views
last updated Nov 17, 2014 03:02PM
Tolkien reveals meaning of LOTR
By Amanda · 9 posts · 254 views
last updated Oct 26, 2014 04:26AM
Harlan Ellison suffers stroke
By Paul · 5 posts · 38 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
Books you love but never hear anyone talk about
By Michele · 50 posts · 274 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 10:52AM
Trying to remember a fantasy trilogy here....
By Damien · 11 posts · 81 views
last updated Dec 07, 2014 05:29PM
Altered States
By Paul · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Dec 06, 2014 07:14PM
MMORPG Books?
By Roan · 10 posts · 82 views
last updated Nov 27, 2014 09:04AM
Genderless Scifi Society
By Sree · 9 posts · 68 views
last updated Nov 20, 2014 11:07AM
Fast-paced Sci-fi recommendation?
By Brent · 35 posts · 130 views
last updated Nov 19, 2014 08:20AM
Looking for book title.
By Geert · 6 posts · 43 views
last updated Nov 15, 2014 05:43PM
Looking for futuristic scifi
By James · 22 posts · 75 views
last updated Nov 15, 2014 05:31PM
Showing 8 of 116 topics — 6,030 comments total
+ TV and Movie Chat
Torchwood
By N. · 207 posts · 323 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 02:55AM
Legend of Korra
By Theo · 35 posts · 92 views
last updated Dec 13, 2014 04:14AM
Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens
By Kim , The Zinoviev · 32 posts · 95 views
last updated Dec 05, 2014 02:06PM
Dr Who
By Mike (the Pal… · 246 posts · 241 views
last updated Dec 03, 2014 05:53AM
Outlander
By Mama · 9 posts · 81 views
last updated Oct 03, 2014 10:31PM
Scalzi Adaptations
By Theo · 7 posts · 52 views
last updated Sep 26, 2014 01:38PM
Vintage, obscure SciFi TV
By Frank · 57 posts · 105 views
last updated Sep 14, 2014 11:52AM
The Quest = Dream Park?
By Mark · 3 posts · 22 views
last updated Aug 24, 2014 06:33PM
Has Goodreads made you a better reader?
By Penny , The Kamenev · 135 posts · 549 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 · 701 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 · 473 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 · 398 views
last updated May 31, 2011 04:06PM
Howl's Moving Castle
By ♥Xeni♥ · 66 posts · 519 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 · 1914 views
last updated Feb 03, 2013 10:27AM
Who stole the Sacred Statue?
By Tomislav · 5 posts · 74 views
last updated 17 hours, 56 min ago
Loose Ends
By Paul · 7 posts · 54 views
last updated Dec 16, 2014 03:37PM
Free eBook of YA Time-Travel Adventure Now Through December 31, 2014
By David · 4 posts · 9 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 01:58PM
Now more Post-Apocalyptic bang for your buck - All 5 Soulless books in 1!
By Jason · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 08:04AM
Sceadu | Your shadow holds a secret
By Prashant · 46 posts · 110 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 06:10AM
Destiny's Hand: Book One of Destiny's Exodus
By Jorden · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Dec 14, 2014 02:03PM
Against Her Gentle Sword - a story about fighting with electric swords
By Alan · 1 post · 10 views
last updated Dec 12, 2014 09:32AM
* "Hounded" Q&A with Kevin Hearne
By Penny , The Kamenev · 25 posts · 114 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 · 198 views
last updated Dec 01, 2014 07:35AM
* "Annihilation" Q&A with Jeff VanderMeer *Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 21 posts · 120 views
last updated Nov 17, 2014 08:43PM
"Annihilation" Final Thoughts *Spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 28 posts · 99 views
last updated Nov 29, 2014 09:54PM
"Annihilation" First Impressions *Lots of mild spoilers*
By Penny , The Kamenev · 52 posts · 208 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