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A Dance of Cloaks
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Start date
April 1, 2014
Finish date
May 1, 2014
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A Dance of Cloaks
Why we're reading this
Picked by Kickstarter backer Brian Benson!
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The Brand
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Start date
April 1, 2014
Finish date
May 1, 2014
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The Brand
Why we're reading this
The alt pick for the month, written by our Kickstarter backer!
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* If you could change something about the book club audio episodes it would be....
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 60 posts · 160 views
last updated 3 minutes ago
* Now accepting your book reviews!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 72 posts · 422 views
last updated Apr 07, 2014 07:24PM
* Calendar
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 98 posts · 3803 views
last updated Apr 02, 2014 09:00PM
* FAQ - A Sword and Laser Primer for New Members
By Nick · 95 posts · 6736 views
last updated Mar 09, 2014 12:36PM
* Introduction and welcome thread!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 3459 posts · 6898 views
last updated 19 hours, 54 min ago
politicians suck!
By Daniel · 9 posts · 43 views
last updated 31 minutes ago
What's your standard dragon?
By Phil · 27 posts · 150 views
last updated 1 hour, 46 min ago
Got any cool autographed books?
By Michael · 42 posts · 99 views
last updated 6 hours, 33 min ago
Showing 8 of 9 topics — 196 comments total
+ A Dance of Cloaks
Should I Lem It?
By Pôl · 6 posts · 40 views
last updated 2 hours, 8 min ago
A Dance of Daggers
By Paul · 11 posts · 126 views
last updated 2 hours, 21 min ago
Anyone else finished early? (FULL OF SPOILERS to end of book)
By Derek · 23 posts · 158 views
last updated 3 hours, 56 min ago
I Didn't Like the Way This Book Was Looking at Me, So I Stabbed It
By Sean · 62 posts · 306 views
last updated Apr 13, 2014 08:24PM
Lady Henchmen
By Adelaide · 6 posts · 121 views
last updated Apr 08, 2014 11:56AM
Is anyone else sick of this type of chapter format?
By Sam · 19 posts · 216 views
last updated Apr 08, 2014 11:32AM
A Dance of Cloaks on Sale
By Eric · 1 post · 71 views
last updated Apr 07, 2014 03:01PM
Showing 8 of 186 topics — 5,491 comments total
+ Podcasts
* S&L Podcast - #171 - The Martian Influx
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 13 posts · 70 views
last updated 1 hour, 21 min ago
S&L Podcast - #170 - The Lives of Wesley Chu
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 22 posts · 134 views
last updated Apr 13, 2014 02:45AM
S&L Podcast - #169 - Sneaking Peeks and Swapping Sleeves
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 22 posts · 146 views
last updated Apr 07, 2014 08:26AM
S&L Podcast - #168 - Promises of Blood and Old Timey Pipes
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 8 posts · 122 views
last updated Apr 03, 2014 09:39AM
S&L Podcast - #167 - Spitcoin
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 14 posts · 165 views
last updated Mar 26, 2014 04:22PM
S&L Podcast - #166 - The Prolific Mr. Adam Christopher
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 17 posts · 123 views
last updated Mar 18, 2014 07:46PM
S&L Podcast - #165 - SciFi is Finally Literature!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 38 posts · 243 views
last updated Mar 17, 2014 10:30AM
S&L Podcast - #164 - Bill Gourgey's POST-Post-Apocalyptic World
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 33 posts · 142 views
last updated Mar 07, 2014 05:34PM
* Author Spotlight - Brent Weeks
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 11 posts · 82 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 08:35PM
Author Spotlight - Alastair Reynolds
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 25 posts · 90 views
last updated Apr 10, 2014 08:25AM
Author Spotlight - Chuck Wendig
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 17 posts · 79 views
last updated Apr 04, 2014 06:56PM
S&L Author Spotlight: Rachel Swirsky
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 9 posts · 68 views
last updated Mar 25, 2014 04:37PM
Author Spotlight - Max Gladstone
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 23 posts · 114 views
last updated Mar 25, 2014 03:36PM
S&L Author Spotlight - Mary Robinette Kowal
By Tamahome · 15 posts · 86 views
last updated Mar 19, 2014 04:50AM
S&L Author Spotlight - Anne Leonard
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 12 posts · 77 views
last updated Mar 09, 2014 05:12PM
Author Spotlight - Hugh Howey
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 27 posts · 189 views
last updated Mar 01, 2014 12:45PM
Showing 8 of 54 topics — 839 comments total
+ Author Questions
Your questions for Daniel Suarez and Andy Weir!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 9 posts · 49 views
last updated Apr 13, 2014 10:35AM
Your questions for Wesley Chu
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 7 posts · 66 views
last updated Mar 25, 2014 02:59PM
Your questions for Anthony St. Clair!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 6 posts · 47 views
last updated Mar 19, 2014 04:20PM
Your questions for Brian McClellan!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 6 posts · 95 views
last updated Feb 18, 2014 12:54PM
Your questions for Adam Christopher
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 5 posts · 54 views
last updated Feb 17, 2014 09:05AM
Your questions for Bill Gourgey
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 2 posts · 31 views
last updated Feb 13, 2014 07:55AM
Your questions for Gregory A. Wilson
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 2 posts · 46 views
last updated Feb 04, 2014 03:50PM
Your questions for VIDEO with Brent Weeks
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 14 posts · 130 views
last updated Jan 18, 2014 12:35PM
* What Else Are You Reading? April 2014
By Jlawrence , S&L Forum Mod · 118 posts · 256 views
last updated 1 hour, 39 min ago
Need help with audible pick
By James · 3 posts · 10 views
last updated 17 minutes ago
Fantasy with Indian Spice
By Eleanor · 11 posts · 50 views
last updated 11 hours, 29 min ago
Wheel of Time tWoTcast
By Geoff · 9 posts · 39 views
last updated 12 hours, 7 min ago
What Neal Asher book should I read first?
By Killian · 4 posts · 37 views
last updated 20 hours, 1 min ago
Artwork in Fantasy Novels
By Rabindranauth · 16 posts · 56 views
last updated Apr 15, 2014 01:45PM
March Rebel Pick: Words of Radiance
By Dustin · 111 posts · 343 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 07:57AM
Need help finding a blog
By Joseph · 14 posts · 99 views
last updated Apr 11, 2014 08:10PM
Ernest Cline is on the search for fact.
By Louie · 6 posts · 44 views
last updated 1 hour, 45 min ago
Cell phones of the future?
By Bookshelf · 11 posts · 61 views
last updated 3 hours, 26 min ago
What do you think your doing Dave?
By Bookshelf · 5 posts · 70 views
last updated Apr 15, 2014 03:33PM
That's no moon! It's a monolith!!!!
By Nick · 1 post · 36 views
last updated Apr 15, 2014 12:58PM
Eye Candy
By Bookshelf · 114 posts · 1229 views
last updated Apr 12, 2014 10:00AM
The Next "J.K. Rowling"
By Kim · 47 posts · 1084 views
last updated Apr 11, 2014 04:38PM
Daw Books to publish THE LAST KING OF OSTEN ARD by Tad Williams
By Olaf · 7 posts · 66 views
last updated Apr 07, 2014 11:10AM
TALES OF HONOR: Comic Launches for Honor Harrington Fans
By Nokomis.FL · 9 posts · 67 views
last updated Apr 03, 2014 01:55AM
SyFy announced Expanse series
By Rob · 8 posts · 84 views
last updated 12 hours, 17 min ago
Captain America - The Winter Soldier
By Walter · 20 posts · 108 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 03:14PM
SG:U... Kickstarter?
By Sky · 8 posts · 58 views
last updated Apr 11, 2014 04:27PM
Humor
By Bookshelf · 39 posts · 328 views
last updated Apr 11, 2014 04:24PM
Last Unicorn on Tour
By David · 7 posts · 77 views
last updated Apr 07, 2014 11:25AM
Jodorowsky's Dune
By Keith · 9 posts · 89 views
last updated Apr 06, 2014 08:45PM
Movie trailers
By Bookshelf · 3 posts · 52 views
last updated Apr 04, 2014 06:32PM
Believe
By Michele · 2 posts · 58 views
last updated Apr 04, 2014 02:52PM
Shadows in the Sand (Empyria, Book 1)
By Michael · 14 posts · 124 views
last updated 11 hours, 8 min ago
A military science fiction novel that breaks all the rules!
By Kodai · 14 posts · 309 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 05:14PM
Edge Space: Memoir of a Teenage Starfighter Pilot
By Scott · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 03:16PM
New (ish) release - The Red Rider
By Billy · 1 post · 16 views
last updated Apr 13, 2014 01:20PM
Attack the Geek (Ree Reyes #2.5)
By Michael · 2 posts · 27 views
last updated Apr 10, 2014 05:38AM
Hot Dystopian up for Pre-Order and Contest Give-Away
By Chris · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Apr 10, 2014 03:50AM
Ideas For Getting My Kickstarter Back On Track???
By Tomw · 7 posts · 52 views
last updated Apr 08, 2014 08:59PM
Free Cookies!!!
By Alexander · 6 posts · 79 views
last updated Apr 08, 2014 04:05PM
* A Dance with Dragons - Please Read!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 1 post · 1509 views
last updated Jul 11, 2011 11:35PM
Just finished ADWD, now what?!
By Steve · 48 posts · 560 views
last updated 17 hours, 45 min ago
Marry, Bang, Kill - The GoT Version
By Walter · 5 posts · 49 views
last updated Apr 08, 2014 07:26AM
'The Lord of the Rings' Versus 'Game of Thrones': The Ultimate Showdown
By Dharmakirti · 14 posts · 132 views
last updated Mar 21, 2014 08:58AM
Why doesn't George RR Martin tweet? (Spoiler?)
By Ben · 17 posts · 292 views
last updated Feb 18, 2014 10:55AM
Should I read A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons together?
By Tyler · 14 posts · 458 views
last updated Feb 12, 2014 08:57AM
Southpark's take on Song of Ice and Fire
By Tamahome · 1 post · 88 views
last updated Jan 02, 2014 10:09AM
Is 'A Song of Ice and Fire' racist?
By PatrickC2010 · 323 posts · 562 views
last updated Oct 30, 2013 05:12PM
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Wil Wheaton (write-in)
 
  137 votes, 19.8%

Stephen Fry (write-in)
 
  97 votes, 14.0%

Neil Gaiman (write-in)
 
  58 votes, 8.4%

 
  45 votes, 6.5%

Jim Dale (write-in)
 
  44 votes, 6.4%

James Marsters (write-in)
 
  41 votes, 5.9%

 
  25 votes, 3.6%

Michael Kramer (write-in)
 
  21 votes, 3.0%

Scott Brick (write-in)
 
  18 votes, 2.6%

Frank Muller (write-in)
 
  17 votes, 2.5%

Jeremy Irons
 
  17 votes, 2.5%

Samuel L. Jackson (write-in)
 
  16 votes, 2.3%

Kate Reading (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 1.9%

George Guidall (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 1.6%

Stefan Rudnicki (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 1.3%

Michael Page (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 1.3%

Katherine Kellgren (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 1.0%

John Lee (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 1.0%

Victor Bevine (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.9%

Patrick Tull (write-in)
 
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Stephen King (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.9%

Patrick Rothfuss (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.7%

Mary Robinette Kowal (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.7%

Barbara Rosenblat (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.6%

Luke Daniels (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.6%

Rob Inglis (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.6%

David Tennant (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.6%

Hugh Laurie (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.6%

Steven Briggs (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.4%

Nick Podehl (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.4%

Rupert Degas (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.4%

John Slattery
 
  3 votes, 0.4%

Alan Cumming (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.4%

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  2 votes, 0.3%

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