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Castorboy



Joined: 22 Nov 2008
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Location: Castor Bay Auckland NZ

PostPosted: Sat Jun 19, 2010 5:18 am    Post subject:  Reply with quote

Three for the last line of defence….
How Green was my Goalkeeper – Richard Llewellyn
Under the net – Iris Murdoch
The Catcher in the Rye-grass
 
Two from Hemingway
For whom the ball tolls and Death in the Afternoon  

The Golden Goal – Henry James


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mike js



Joined: 28 Nov 2008
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Location: Cambridgeshire, UK

PostPosted: Sat Jun 19, 2010 5:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nets and Crosses - Malorie Blackman

How Green Was My Volley - Richard Llewelyn

Our Team is Fouled - Eoin Colfer

The Penalty Match Truth - Philip K Dick


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mike js



Joined: 28 Nov 2008
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Location: Cambridgeshire, UK

PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tackling the English - Dara O Briain

And assuming that England get far enough to collapse on penalties:

The Missed - Stephen King

Going Postal - Terry Pratchett

A Hit Full of Sky - Terry Pratchett


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Green Jay



Joined: 13 Jan 2009
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Location: West Sussex

PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

There's Cups Do Furnish A Room, part of that famous Millwall fan, Anthony Powell's, sequence A Dance to The Music of Vuvuzelas.


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Ann



Joined: 21 Nov 2008
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Location: Worcestershire

PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 8:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very Happy Green Jay, but it would be a very boring dance!


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Castorboy



Joined: 22 Nov 2008
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Location: Castor Bay Auckland NZ

PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 10:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ann wrote:
Very Happy Green Jay, but it would be a very boring dance!

Full of wind and water!


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Mikeharvey



Joined: 22 Nov 2008
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Location: Lancashire

PostPosted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 10:18 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mr Norris Changes Trainers.  
New Lampards For Old


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Chibiabos83
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Joined: 19 Nov 2008
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Location: Cambridge, UK

PostPosted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 10:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

One for after England go out:

Jerome K Jerome's Idle Thoughts of an Idle Capello


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Mikeharvey



Joined: 22 Nov 2008
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Location: Lancashire

PostPosted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 10:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

M.R. James ghost story 'Casting The Rooneys'

   And you could find other words to match the initials of Roald Dahl's 'The BFG' like 'The Big F..ked Game'.


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blackberrycottage



Joined: 23 Nov 2008
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Location: Barnsley Yorkshire

PostPosted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 5:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not until at least 5pm on Sunday Mike.



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